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Gerlachschmiede

Roderschut, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Amazing how people used to live

A great small 'museum' to show how people used to live. We enjoyed touring this small house (small... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Susanne T
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North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
Yet another glorious building

We stumbled upon this one whilst walking along the wall besides it. You have got to admire how they... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
ye12013
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Roderschut, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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.

Thank ye12013
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
Reviewed 11 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
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
Reviewed 20 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
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This beautifully crafted building is another of the photo treasures of the city, like the Plonlein and the Rathaus. The forge house is a rebuilt building. It is seen easily as you walk the wall around the Roder gate and Tower.

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This building is located between the Röder- and the Gallows tower.The building is a reconstruction after complete damaging at the bombardment of the second world war in 1945. Since 1951 it came back with its elegant gables, the nice windows and its colorful coat of...More

2  Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

In a city of beautiful buildings, this is quite eye catching while walking the wall. Not exactly city centre like Das Plonlien, but a nice find along the way

1  Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 28 January 2017

The Gerlachschmiede has the distinction of being a truly triangular building. We were there early one morning, so weren't able to go inside, but it is right up against the town wall near one the better-known gates.

Thank RuthinSC
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