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Gerlachschmiede

Roderschut, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Great Landmark!!

This is such a cool landmark to see and take photos of. If you want a photo with nobody in it I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
michael p
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Stuttgart, Germany
One of Rothenburg's many Must Sees!

Unique, charming, and a mandatory photo op. For another perspective, go up into the adjacent... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
montanapescado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“eye catching” (2 reviews)
“town wall” (4 reviews)
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Roderschut, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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"eye catching"
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"town wall"
in 4 reviews
"photo opportunity"
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"second world war"
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"blacksmith"
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"das"
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"gables"
in 3 reviews
"plonlein"
in 4 reviews
"arms"
in 3 reviews
"bombardment"
in 2 reviews
"gallows"
in 2 reviews
"reconstruction"
in 2 reviews
"triangular"
in 2 reviews
"walls"
in 9 reviews
"tower"
in 7 reviews
"city"
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"gate"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a cool landmark to see and take photos of. If you want a photo with nobody in it I would suggest you rise early in the morning and beat the tourists crowd. When we were last there, it was under renovation, but...More

1  Thank michael p
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unique, charming, and a mandatory photo op. For another perspective, go up into the adjacent medieval wall and check it out from above.

1  Thank montanapescado
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We had seen pictures and models of this beautiful and historic house, so we were excited to come across it in person while walking the town wall. This was a great way to see it from above. Wish we had walked to it and went...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

While spending a few hours on the wall today we suddenly came across this beautifull looking place and thought that is smart. Sitting on the intersection like that and it’s colourful Tudor style exterior makes it hard to miss and hard not to admire, well...More

1  Thank roy v
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

A great small 'museum' to show how people used to live. We enjoyed touring this small house (small admission fee) and look at artifacts from a former life.

Thank Susanne T
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

We stumbled upon this one whilst walking along the wall besides it. You have got to admire how they have managed to keep all these fascinating buildings in excellent decorative order.

1  Thank ye12013
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Probably the most photographed house in Rothenberg but a very recent addition to the city being built just after the war but you will still have to jiggle about to get a photo such as this one.

Thank debcox
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you start at the Rodetor gate and climb the stairs to the old covered city wall, walk clockwise and you will soon come to the house. It makes for a great photo with a tower and the covered wall in the same frame as...More

Thank pathfinndr
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I am not sure there is much here except a very good photo opportunity. It is easy to find, but would not go out of my way unless I was already walking in that direction.

Thank bbeerbower
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

From the city's walls is where you can get a wonderful view of "The Gerlachschmiede," a wondrously triangular building located between the Röder and the Gallows Tower. This beautifully crafted building is another of the unique photo treasures of the city. Sadly, as were other...More

Thank Carl A
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