City Walls of Nuremberg, Nuremberg

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The city walls of old city Nürnberg, in modern-day Nuremberg, are the defensive mechanism surrounding the city of Nuremberg, Germany. Construction started in the 12th Century and ended officially in the 16th Century, and they run for 5 kilometers (about 4 kilometers still standing) around the old town. The Nuremberg Castle together with the city wall is meant to be one of Europes most considerable medieval weir systems.
commons:Stadtmauer Nürnberg Coding and pictures of wall towers and gates.baukunst-nuernberg Map and photographs (German only) You can plan Nuremberg trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • Follow the extensive walls and there's a stroll through history. Well maintained and easy access. Worth the walk. 
    Follow the extensive walls and there's a stroll through history. Well maintained and easy access. Worth the walk.  more »
  • We use these walls to help us find our way around town. If you stay on the inside of them you know you are never far from square, park or something within the beautiful old city centre. They aren’t.....  more
    We use these walls to help us find our way around town. If you stay on the inside of them you know you are never far from square, park or something within the beautiful old city centre. They aren’t.....  more »

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