Place:Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Mittelfranken, Bayern, Germany


NameRothenburg ob der Tauber
Alt namesRothenburg ober der Taubersource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Coordinates49.383°N 10.217°E
Located inMittelfranken, Bayern, Germany
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Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a town in the district of Ansbach of Mittelfranken (Middle Franconia), the Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany. It is well known for its well-preserved medieval old town, a destination for tourists from around the world. It is part of the popular Romantic Road through southern Germany.

Rothenburg was a Free Imperial City from the late Middle Ages to 1803. In 1884 Johann Friedrich (von) Hessing (1838-1918) built up "Wildbad Rothenburg o.d.T." 1884-1903

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