will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"White Tower" Weisser Turm - White Tower Tip by Leipzig

  the white tower
by Leipzig

I have no clue why this tower is called "White Tower" as it was made of red stone. It was part of the old city fortification and acted as watch tower.
The tower marks today the entrance to the pedestrian zone "Breite Strasse"

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Mar 19, 2004
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Everyone talks about the weather but nobody does anything about it”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 3 9 9

Have you been to Nürnberg?

  Share Your Travels