Büdingen Fortifications images

Images gallery of Büdingen Fortifications as heritage and historical places, clockwise from the northwestern corner.

Flank view on Big Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Big Tower

Big Tower was built in the second half of the 15th century as the powerful northwestern corner tower and battery tower of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Big Tower.

Flank view on Witch Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Witch Tower

Witch Tower was built around 1390 as the round corner tower with the crenelated parapet, located on the northwestern corner of Büdingen Fortifications, and after the construction of Great Tower, it turned into the fortified tower. Discover Witch Tower.

Flank view on Torture Bastion with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Torture Bastion

Torture Bastion was built around 1500 as the semi-circular bastion with casemates on two levels, located on the central part inner defensive wall of Am Gebuck Zwinger, which is located on the north side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Torture Bastion.

Flank view on Am Gebuck Zwinger of Büdingen Fortifications

Am Gebuck Zwinger

Am Gebuck Zwinger was built around 1500 and is located on the central site of the northern defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Am Gebuck Zwinger.

Frontal view on Obergasse Bastion of Büdingen Fortifications

Obergasse Bastion

Obergasse Bastion was built around 1500 and is located on the central site of the northern defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Obergasse Bastion.

Frontal view on Louis Tower of Büdingen Fortifications

Louis Tower

Louis Tower was built around 1495 as the three-story, round corner tower with the crenelated parapet, located on the northeastern corner of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Louis Tower.

Flank view on Am Hain Zwinger of Büdingen Fortifications

Am Hain Zwinger

Am Hain Zwinger was built around 1500 and is located on the eastern side of the northern of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Am Hain Zwinger.

Flank view on Upper Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Upper Tower

Upper Tower was built around 1500 as the round fortified tower with the crenelated parapet, located on the inner defensive wall of Am Hain Zwinger, which is located on the northeastern side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Upper Tower.

Flank view on Upper Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Kitchens Brook Roundel

Kitchens Brook Roundel was built around 1495 and located on the central part of the eastern of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Kitchens Brook Roundel.

View on the courtyard and on the core of Büdingen Castle

Büdingen Castle

Büdingen Castle was built around 1219 as the urban castle and eastern core of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Büdingen Castle.

Flank view on Powder Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Powder Tower

Powder Tower was built around 1500 as the round fortified tower, located on the east side of the southern defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Powder Tower.

Flank view on Schlossgasse Bastion of Büdingen Fortifications

Schlossgasse Bastion

Schlossgasse Bastion was built around 1500 as the semi-circular bastion with casemates on two levels, located on the eastern part inner defensive wall of Meliorsdamm Zwinger, which is located on the south side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Schlossgasse Bastion.

Flank view on Myhltorstrasse Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Myhltorstrasse Tower

Myhltorstrasse Tower was built around 1500 as the round fortified tower with a conical hipped roof, located on the east side outer defensive wall of Meliorsdamm Zwinger, which is located on the south side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Myhltorstrasse Tower.

Flank view on Schlossgasse Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Schlossgasse Tower

Schlossgasse Tower was built around 1500 as the round fortified tower, located on the eastern side inner defensive wall of Meliorsdamm Zwinger, which is located on the south side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Schlossgasse Tower.

Flank view on Meliorsdamm Zwinger of Büdingen Fortifications

Meliorsdamm Zwinger

Meliorsdamm Zwinger was built around 1500 and is located on the western side of the southern of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Meliorsdamm Zwinger.

Flank view on Meliorsgraben Bastion of Büdingen Fortifications

Meliorsgraben Bastion

Meliorsgraben Bastion was built around 1500 as the semi-circular bastion with casemates on two levels, located on the central part inner defensive wall of Meliorsdamm Zwinger, which is located on the south side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Meliorsgraben Bastion.

Flank view on Blow Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Blow Tower

Blow Tower was built at the beginning of the 14th century as the gate tower and in 1494, after the fortifications were rebuilt, the tower lost its function as a gate tower, located on the western side inner defensive wall of Meliorsdamm Zwinger, which is located on the south side of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Blow Tower.

Frontal view on Melior Tower of Büdingen Fortifications

Melior Tower

Melior Tower was built around 1495 as the round, three-story corner tower, located on the southwestern corner of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Melior Tower.

Flank view on Green Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Green Tower

Green Tower was built around 1495 as the round fortified tower with a conical hipped roof, located on the south side of the western defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Green Tower.

Flank view on Red Tower with the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Red Tower

Red Tower was built around 1495 as the round fortified tower with a conical hipped roof, located on the central part of the western defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Red Tower.

Flank view on Jerusalem Gate with the bridge and the defensive wall of Büdingen Fortifications

Jerusalem Gate

Jerusalem Gate was built around 1503 as the western city gate of Büdingen Fortifications. Discover Jerusalem Gate.