Explore Ochsenfurt Fortifications

clockwise from northwestern corner.

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Pigeon Tower

Was built around 1397 as the gate tower of Lower Gate, which in turn is the northwestern city gate. Discover Pigeon Tower

Lower Gate

Was built around 1397 as the northwestern city gate. Discover Lower Gate

Old Main Bridge Fortifications

Contains two barbicans located opposite each other on the first pillar of the bridge on the side of the city and one barbican on the tenth pillar of the bridge, where the customs duty collection point was located. Discover Old Main Bridge Fortifications

Spital Tower

It is the northern, small, round, fortified tower, located on the zwinger's outer wall. Discover Spital Tower

Manggasse Tower

It is the small round fortified tower located on the northern zwinger's outer wall. Discover Manggasse Tower

Battery Tower

It is the small round fortified tower located on the northeastern zwinger's outer wall. Discover Battery Tower

Cent Tower

Was built in 1411 as the powerful and high corner tower located on the northeastern main wall. Discover Cent Tower

White Tower

It is the eastern, rectangular, powerful fortified tower. Discover White Tower

Upper Gate

Was built around 1395 as the southeastern, five-story, rectangular gate tower and city gate. Discover Upper Gate

Powder Tower

Was built in 1397 as the southeastern square corner tower located behind the defensive wall. Discover Powder Tower

Zwinger Defensive Wall

It is the southern and southeastern zwinger's defensive walls. Discover Zwinger Defensive Wall

Zwinger Tower

It is the southern, round, fortified tower, located on the zwinger's inner wall. Discover Zwinger Tower

Thick Tower

Was built in 1712 as the southwestern, round, battery and corner tower. Discover Thick Tower

Nicholas Tower

Was built in 1505 as the round corner tower located behind the southwestern defensive wall. Discover Nicholas Tower

Western Zwinger

It is the southwestern defensive walls. Discover Western Zwinger

Kellereigasse Tower

It is the bartizan located on the southwestern zwinger's main wall. Discover Kellereigasse Tower

Obere Klingengasse Tower

It is the bartizan located on the western zwinger's main wall. Discover Obere Klingengasse Tower

Blade Gate

Was built around 1307 as the western gate tower and city gate. Discover Blade Gate