NUERNBERG’S HISTORICAL MILE highlights the major architectural and artistic landmarks of an historic city whose Golden Age was the late Middle Ages and which has been substantially rebuilt since the devastation of the Second World War (when ca 90 % of the Old Town was destroyed!).
The HISTORICAL MILE was designed as a self-guided walking tour to the old city's most important sights. It is meant to provide a concise introduction to Nuernberg's historic attractions and to whet the appetite for more detailed exploration and discovery – whether the following day or on a subsequent visit to the city!
Rock-Cut Cellars, World War II Art Bunker, Casemates and Water Supply Conduits.
The motto of the tours is "let history come alive with stories". The Lady Nightwathman is clad in cloak and hat, armed with a horn, lantern and halberd and thus will guide the group through Nuremberg's eventful past.
A pleasant walking tour through the Old Town offers information and insights on the castle, the fountains, wells, the cities churches and art treasures as well as a flavour about the cities colourful past and cosmopolitan present.
"History for Everyone - Institute for Local History" offers a wide variety of tours which provide you with an opportunity to experience the many-facetted history of the city of Nuremberg.
With a comprehensive information system on the former Nazi Party Rally Grounds, the city offers all visitors to this historic site the opportunity to explore and come to terms with the Nazi party rallies on the very spot that they took...
Your mobile phone as travel guide
Nuremberg to see, to hear and to marvel at – all offered to you by the new Tomis Audio Guide for Nuremberg.