Explore Oberwesel Fortifications

clockwise from north.

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Koblenz Tower

Was built around 1250 as the northern gate tower and half tower. Discover Koblenz Tower

Bull Tower

Was built around 1356 as the northeastern round corner tower and was the most powerful tower in the Rhineland. Discover Bull Tower

Cat Tower

Was built around 1350 as the northeastern fortified tower. Discover Cat Tower

Steingasse Tower

Was built around 1243 as the northeastern rectangular half tower. Discover Steingasse Tower

Hospitalgasse Tower

Was built around 1290 as the eastern gate tower and half tower. Discover Hospitalgasse Tower

Rheinstrasse Defensive Wall

Was built in 1290 as the eastern defensive wall. Discover Rheinstrasse Defensive Wall

Rustgasse Defensive Wall

Was built in 1290 as the eastern defensive wall. Discover Rustgasse Defensive Wall

Schönburg Tower

Was built around 1350 as the eastern small round fortified tower. Discover Schönburg Tower

Red Tower

Was built around 1350 as the southeastern fortified tower. The tower received its modern form after rebuilt in 1866. Discover Red Tower

Tenth Tower

Was built around 1340 as the southern gate tower. Discover Tenth Tower

Schoenburg Castle

Was built around 1149 as the hill castle and protect the southern side. Discover Schoenburg Castle

Powder Tower

Was built around 1242 as the southwestern half tower. Discover Powder Tower

Cowherd Tower

Was built around 1350 as the western fortified tower. Discover Cowherd Tower

Western Defensive Wall

Was built in 1290 as the wall. Discover Western Defensive Wall

Eastern Michelfeld Tower

Was built around 1350 as the western fortified tower. Discover Eastern Michelfeld Tower

Michelfeld Tower I

Was built around 1350 as the western fortified tower. Discover Michelfeld Tower I

St. Martin Fortified Church

Was rebuilt around 1391 as the northwestern part. Discover St. Martin Fortified Church

Mill Tower

Was built around 1350 as the western gate tower. Discover Mill Tower

Cologne Gate Tower

Was built around 1220 as the northern gate tower. Discover Cologne Gate Tower

Rock Tower

Was built around 1330 as the nordthwestern half tower. Discover Rock Tower