Plan your vacation in Rothenburg for 2021

Corona News

From May, 21st onwards touristic journeys are allowed again, you will find here an overview of opening times, special offerings and updates to the events in Rothenburg ob der Tauber in 2021.

Opening times: museums

Please check the websites of the museum for the current opening hours.

Medieval Crime And Justice Museum

Medieval Crime And Justice (with the special exhibition for the 100th anniversary)
Burggasse 3 – 5


Klosterhof 5

Christmas Museum

Christmas Museum
Herrngasse 1

Rothenburg Dungeon

Rothenburg Dungeon
Lichthof Rathaus

Old Rothenburg Craftman’s House

Old Rothenburg Craftman´s House
Alter Stadtgraben 26

Opening times: churches

St James

Opening hours November:  10 am – 12 am and 2 pm – 4 pm

Opening hours December: 10 am – 4.45 pm

More information right here

Guided tours in English

Nightwatchman Tour
no public tours at the moment

Meeting point: Market Square

More information right here

Public City tour
no public tours at the moment

The family tour in Rothenburg
60 minutes / price per group: 50,- € / participants: six adults und children under 18 (in one family)

Activities and events

Town Wall Rothenburg

Tour on the city wall

Follow the Tower Trail of Rothenburg on a self-guided tour

The part on the city wall is currently organized as two one way streets: both starts start from Rödertor on the Eastern part of the old quarter towards the south and the north

Vineyards at Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Wine adventure and wine at THE Rothenburg winemaker

You are looking for special offerings concerning historical and excellent grapes of the wine region of Northern Bavaria? Check out the offerings of Weingut und Hotel Glocke – located directly next to the famous Plönlein:
Visit the vineyards of Rothenburg
Mr Thürauf will tell you everything you need to know about wine growing in our region.
Duration: 1,5 hours
Price: 10 – 40 people / Group 80,- €
Tasting of  3 wines during the tour: add 7,- € per person

Wine tasting in the historical wine cellar
18,- € per person


Learn from the best: Cocktails

Simon Kistenfeger is one of the best bartenders in the world and decided to open up the bar “Mucho Amor” in the heart of his hometown Rothenburg. Want to learn how to make world class coktails?
Duration: 2,5 hours
Price: 49,- € per Person
Book via or call 0049 172 4600528