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Frankenturm

Dietrich-Flade-Str. 3, 54296 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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And even scientific conferences

The usual medieval tower, in Trier there were about ten similar towers. It looks pretty... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
gentbrugg
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Moscow
Picturesque tower house

The ‘Frankenturm’ - a tower house from the 11th century in the centre of Trier - is a very... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Trainbleu
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Brussels
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Dietrich-Flade-Str. 3, 54296 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

The usual medieval tower, in Trier there were about ten similar towers. It looks pretty unattractive, although located in the heart of the city. Don't forget that from the original five floors here remained only three. The tower was defensive and at the same time...More

1  Thank gentbrugg
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

The ‘Frankenturm’ - a tower house from the 11th century in the centre of Trier - is a very interesting sight because Germany has few of these tower houses. Trier is so lucky as to have another one, the Jerusalem Tower, close to the cathedral....More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is a very well preserved ancient tower, do some research as there is not much info on site and you can only view it from the outside. However its worth a look. It's not easy to find so prepare beforehand.

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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Nice tower built in the 11th century. It is close to the city center and can be easily missed. So keep and eye our and enjoy this beautiful tower.

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

A very impressive tower which can be easily missed if you don't look out for it. Unfortunately you can't get inside.

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

have a pizza or sit on the terrace in the back yard on a hot summer day to refuel and recover after the strains of a sightseeing/shopping day in trier

Thank Veronica M
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

This tower has an ancient flavor being built in the 11 century as a residential tower. It is so close to the city center that a stroll in the old city can easily lead to it. It lost some of its height, but the remaining...More

1  Thank TheGlacierist
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

You can hire a room here for a special event for upto 100 people.What a tremendous setting. Close to the main square.

1  Thank Ted B
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Reviewed 22 July 2011

I had visited the tower in the evening, as the guidtour "the devil in Trier" starts in this tower. Must say itts interior is great in the special "theatre light". I guess it will be open during daytime as well but I did not have...More

5  Thank folieske4
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