Explore Merkendorf Medieval Fortifications

clockwise from northwestern corner.

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Northwestern Corner Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the massive, square corner tower with the hipped roof, located on the northwestern corner. Discover Northwestern Corner Tower

Upper Gate

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the rectangular, two-story gate tower with the hipped roof, located on the northern defensive wall. Discover Upper Gate

Weberstrasse 5 Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the square fortified tower with the polygonal hipped roof, located on the eastern site of the northern defensive wall. Discover Weberstrasse 5 Tower

Northeastern Corner Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the massive, square corner tower with the hipped roof, located on the northeastern corner. Discover Northeastern Corner Tower

Adlerstrasse Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the semicircular, three-story fortified tower with the hipped roof, located on the northern side of the eastern defensive wall. Discover Adlerstrasse Tower

Pocket Gate

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the rectangular, two-story gate tower with the hipped roof, located on the eastern defensive wall. Discover Pocket Gate

Southeastern Corner Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the round, two-story corner tower with the polygonal hipped roof, located on the southeastern corner. Discover Southeastern Corner Tower

Gerberstrasse Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the round, two-story fortified tower with the hipped roof, located on the eastern site of the southern defensive wall. Discover Gerberstrasse Tower

Lower Gate

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the square, two-story gate tower with the hipped roof, located on the southern defensive wall. Discover Lower Gate

Southwestern Corner Tower

Was built around the middle of the 15th century as the round, three-story corner tower with the hipped roof, located on the southwestern corner. Discover Southwestern Corner Tower