Kronach Fortifications images

Images gallery of Kronach Medieval Fortifications as heritage and historical places, clockwise from the north.

Aerial view of Rosenberg Fortress

Rosenberg Fortress

Rosenberg Fortress was built around 1249 as the state fortress of the Princes-Bishops of Bamberg. Discover Rosenberg Fortress.

Frontal view on City Tower of Kronach

City Tower

City Tower was built around 1387 as the fortified tower and watchtower, located on the center side of the northern defensive wall of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover City Tower.

View from the town on Northeastern Defensive Wall with the wall-walk of Kronach

Northeastern Defensive Wall

Northeastern Defensive Wall was built around 1324 as the curtain wall between City Gate and Witch Tower of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Northeastern Defensive Wall.

View from the town on Northeastern Defensive Wall with the wall-walk of Kronach

Witch Tower

Witch Tower was built around 1444 and was rebuilt in 1614 as the round corner tower with domed roof, located on the norheastern corner of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Witch Tower.

Frontal view on Mouse Tower of Kronach

Mouse Tower

Mouse Tower was built around 1509 as the round fortified tower, located on the eastern defensive wall of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Mouse Tower.

Flank view on St. Anna Chapel of Kronach

St. Anna Chapel

St. Anna Chapel was built around 1513 as the fortified church, located on the southern side of the eastern defensive wall of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover St. Anna Chapel.

Flank view on Rose Tower of Kronach

Rose Tower

Rose Tower was built around 1533 as the round corner tower, located on the southern corner of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Rose Tower.

Frontal view on Bamberg Gate of Kronach

Bamberg Gate

Bamberg Gate was built around 1444 as the southwestern city gate and is the only preserved city gate of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Bamberg Gate.

Flank view on New Bastion of Kronach

New Bastion

New Bastion was built in 1703 as the rectangular, solid and flat bastion, located on the western defensive wall of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover New Bastion.

Flank view on Wolfsschlucht Defensive Wall of Kronach

Wolfsschlucht Defensive Wall

Wolfsschlucht Defensive Wall was built around 1324 as the northwestern defensive wall of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Wolfsschlucht Defensive Wall.

Frontal view on Stork Tower of Kronach

Stork Tower

Stork Tower was built around 1467 as the square, three-story corner tower, located on the northwestern corner of Kronach Medieval Fortifications. Discover Stork Tower.