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Nuremberg City Tour

Heilig-Geist-Spital

Nuremberg Buildings & Monuments Weißer TurmAm Ludwingsplatz Like the Laufer Schlag Tower, this is one of the few remaining parts of the penultimate city fortifications.The tower was built in the mid 13th century, severely damaged in 1945 and reconstructed in 1977. It is a rare gate-tower, and its name literally means ‘ The White Tower […]

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Nuremberg Theatre Venues

kaiserburg

Städtische Bühnen Nürnberg Opera House Richard-Wagner-Platz 2 The opera house was built between 1901 and 1905, redesigned by the Nazis, and was fortunately only slightly damaged in 1945. The building contains the main theatre, the studio theatre and the opera house. So many artists performed here, that it can not be mentioned in one set, […]

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Nuremberg City Tour

Following the almost total destruction of historic Nuremberg during the Second World War, the City council wisely rejected all suggestions to preserve a “tabula rasa” or, as happened in many other places, to erect a purely modern city on the ruins. It decided instead to proceed cautiously with the re-building of the old city, and […]

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