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Rothenburg—Jewel on the Romantic Road

Lecture no. 2 from the course: The Great Tours: Experiencing Medieval Europe

Rothenburg—Jewel on the Romantic Road

Taught by Professor Kenneth R. Bartlett | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses

In this beautifully preserved German medieval city, explore the imposing mansions of the city’s former elite, the grand fountains, and the market square with its remarkable gothic Town Hall. Also visit St. Jakob’s Church, a treasury of medieval and early Renaissance art, and walk the powerful bastions of the city walls.


September 18, 2015
In the late 70s/early 80s I spent time in Germany as a U.S. Soldier. This brought back fond memories. What a terrific tour guide!