Vils Gate by EuroTourData

Vils Gate was built around 1326 as the northern gate tower of Amberg Medieval Fortifications and was rebuild around 1575 as the fortified gateway. During the rebuilding, the rectangular barbican was built in front of the gate. Info is based on the article Vilstor of German Wikipedia.

Front view on Vils Gate of Amberg Fortifications

Vils Gate info

Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German original name Vilstor
Type Fortified gateway
Built
Rebuilt
Height 27 meters
Condition Largely restored
Public access Free
Street address
Jesuitenfahrt 6
Postal code 92224
Town Amberg
State Bavaria
Country Germany
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Plus code 8FXHCVW3+M7
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Latitude 49.44677
Longitude 11.85309
GeoNames ID 12148810
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Dataset to Vils Gate

Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to Vils Gate of Amberg Medieval Fortifications, by EuroTourData.

ETD ID: vlgate-ambg.

Tags: tourist attraction, Germany, Bavaria, fortification, fortified gateway.

Creator: Nikolaj Antonov

Published: .

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Publisher: NikAnt Webkonsult AB

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