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Nuremberg: 1.5-Hour Medieval Tour

4.6 / 5

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Nuremberg: 1.5-Hour Medieval Tour

From US$ 20.53 per person

Discover the medieval history of Nuremberg on this 1.5-hour guided tour. Admire the beautiful Nuremberg Castle as well as the different parts of the old town and listen to stories about the life of Albrecht Dürer.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Discover the medieval history of Nuremberg
  • Admire Nuremberg Castle and hear about the history of the Burgfreiung.
  • See Albrecht Dürer's house, learn more about his work, and find out about other personalities who lived in Nuremberg
  • Stroll through the Sebalder and Lorenzer Altstadt and learn more about the influence of the Italians on German history
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Immerse yourself in the development of Nuremberg and learn more about Nuremberg Castle on this guided tour. From Nuremberg Castle, head to Albrecht Dürer’s house and listen to stories of his life and learn more about his work and troubled times. Afterwards, stroll through the streets and hear about which personalities lived and worked in Nuremberg during the Middle Ages and how the living conditions have changed to this day. At the end of the tour, enjoy the chance explore the Sebalder Altstadt, the Lorenzer Altstadt, and the Venetian Nuremberg, as well as hear more about the influence of the Italians on the history of Nuremberg.
  • Guided tour
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance fees
  • Public transport
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The meeting point is at the Burgfreiung (viewing platform) at Nuremberg Castle. The tour guide will wait for you with a sign.

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  • The minimum number of participants for this tour is 10 people.
  • Please note that the tour is not suitable for wheelchair users.
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4.6 /5

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Told too much about medieval methods ...

January 4, 2020

Very entertaining

A slightly different tour with anecdotes and backgrounds and fewer facts and figures.

September 15, 2019

Very well chosen route with a nice guide. A lot of interesting background information on the origin of the city and life in the Middle Ages.

August 18, 2019

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