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The Night Watchman Tour

Market Square, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 203 02130
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Just average

Dozens of us joined the Night Watchman tonight - pretty good gig for him at 8 euros per person... read more

Reviewed yesterday
San Jose
via mobile
Must see!!

The Nightwatchman is a must see tour! I am not usually a big fan of walking tours, I like to take... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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“honor system” (24 reviews)
“large crowd” (22 reviews)
Market Square, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 203 02130
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dozens of us joined the Night Watchman tonight - pretty good gig for him at 8 euros per person! After his initial banter about the tour logistics and the prices, and also promoting his DVD, he took us on a walk down one of the...More

Thank RCLNonnie
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Nightwatchman is a must see tour! I am not usually a big fan of walking tours, I like to take my time and select what to see. This was not your typical walking tour. The "watchman" was in character and dressed as a watchman....More

Thank Kate D
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was an absolutely wonderful tour! We learned all about the fascinating history of the town. A must-see! Meet in the town square by the clock tower to catch this!

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not typically interested in walking tours, but the Night Watchman Tour is definitely worth it! The Watchman hits the highlights during his overview of Rothenburg's history and makes some good jokes along the way. We had a very large crowd but it was always...More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again we walked the same walk, route the same as ever. However the talk had two new parts: the implications of the Black Death, and how the wall was rebuilt after WW2. At least new to me since my last visit! Roadworks diverted us...More

Thank ethelman2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lot of interesting info and humor packed into an hour. We had a very large crowd but had no issue hearing any of the story. Definitely worth the 8€ per person.

Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We highly recommend the tour- laugh, learn and dress warmly. Do not stiff the guide. Good information and painted a picture of life in medieval times.

Thank cattelluride
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great hour well spent. Informative overview of life in the medieval town and presented in a humorous way. No reservations needed, just show up at 8 PM for English in the market square and pay at the end on the honor system....More

Thank Stempa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a fun tour! We learned so much about the city of Rothenburg! Our group was huge but he is able to project his voice and everyone can hear and he is quite entertaining! I highly recommend!!

Thank Kris M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this tour! Worth every euro. Don't be put off by large crowd. There were probably 150 people in our tour and we never had an issue hearing or understanding. He brings the history of the average man to life. My only wish is that...More

1  Thank Heather D
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16 October 2017|
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Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
His website says English tours each night at 8:00 until Christmas.
4 May 2017|
Response from Eyekaytoo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, at 20:00 each evening. No reservations needed/possible - just turn up at the market place a few minutes beforehand.
14 March 2017|
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Response from Sybil K | Reviewed this property |
You do not need reservations, as he takes everyone that shows up. Make sure you do this...so much fun!