Pigeon Tower of Ochsenfurt by EuroTourData

Pigeon Tower was built in 1397 as the gate tower of Lower Gate, which in turn is the northwestern city gate of Ochsenfurt Medieval Fortifications. The tower was renewed in 1617. The tower housed an underground prison for criminals who committed a serious crime. Info is based on articles Liste der Baudenkmäler in Ochsenfurt of German Wikipedia and Taubenturm (Ochsenfurt) of WürzburgWiki.

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Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German original name Taubenturm
Type Gate tower
Built
Renewed
Condition Largely restored
Public access Free
Street address
Untere Klingengasse 22
Postal code 97199
Town Ochsenfurt
State Bavaria
Country Germany
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Plus code 8FXGM386+9Q2
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Latitude 49.66588
Longitude 10.0619
GeoNames ID 12189081
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Nearby Ochsenfurt Fortifications clockwise

Prev: Blade Gate. Next: Lower Gate

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ETD ID: pgtw-osf.

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