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Munich: Nightwatchman Torch Tour

Product ID: 200614
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Explore Munich's old town at dusk and follow the night watchman as he performs his evening round whilst holding a burning torch. Listen to exciting stories and legends whilst you admire the impressive sights of the city at night.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy an authentic medieval tour of Munich by torchlight
  • Explore Munich's Old Town at night
  • Hear exciting stories about this fascinating city
Full description
Discover the fascinating medieval history of Munich in a completely unique way, with a tour following the town's night watchmen as he performs his evening duties. Under the warm glow of torchlight, listen to stories about the city and get to see Munich in a new light.

Accompany the night watchman at dusk or in the dark on his nightly tour through downtown Munich. Stroll through the dark alleys, lit by his torch and witness how these historic streets may have looked like during medieval times. As you follow the night watchman on his evening tour, learn about what the role of a watchman was, what function they played in society whilst learning about medieval society itself.

Learn why he had to exclaim the time at every hour and what intriguing duties he performed nightly. You will also get to listen to the exciting stories of a by-gone time. Your walking tour with the nightwatchman will ensure that you also get to see many of the city's most important social and historical landmarks.
Includes
  • Guided tour with a night watchman in costume and torch

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Meeting point

Spielzeugmuseum South Side, Marienplatz 15, 80331 Munich

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AE-event Erlebnistouren

Product ID: 200614