Audio Guide Rottweil

Rottweil‘s top sights can now be explored in digital form via the audio guide.

Immerse yourself in the past, to the sound of rattling chains, clattering hooves or canon shots. The visual experience is equally interesting – photographs and historic documents highlight other insights and perspectives offered by this unique town.

You can listen to or read about the tour stops in any order on our website. Please scan the position of the signs using the corresponding QR code on the map. Alternatively, use the digital map on this website to conveniently guide you to the points of interest..

Do you need headphones for your smartphone? You can purchase them at our tourist information office.

Enjoy this exciting trip!

Audio Guide Rottweil

Rottweil‘s top sights can now be explored in digital form via the audio guide.

Immerse yourself in the past, to the sound of rattling chains, clattering hooves or canon shots. The visual experience is equally interesting – photographs and historic documents highlight other insights and perspectives offered by this unique town.

You can listen to or read about the tour stops in any order on our website. Please scan the position of the signs using the corresponding QR code on the map. Alternatively, use the digital map on this website to conveniently guide you to the points of interest..

Do you need headphones for your smartphone? You can purchase them at our tourist information office.

Enjoy this exciting trip!

This is how it works

You can identify the highlighted stops by following these signs.

Scan the QR code on the sign of the chosen point of interest, using your camera app or the QR code reader of your smartphone. Hold the camera towards it so that the QR code is displayed in the viewfinder. When a message appears, open the link – and off you go.

Alternatively you can also reach the individual sections of the audio guide via the menu on this website or you can conveniently select them on the map below.

This is how it works

You can identify the highlighted stops by following these signs.

Scan the QR code on the sign of the chosen point of interest, using your camera app or the QR code reader of your smartphone. Hold the camera towards it so that the QR code is displayed in the viewfinder. When a message appears, open the link – and off you go.

Alternatively you can also reach the individual sections of the audio guide via the menu on this website or you can conveniently select them on the map below.

Audio Guide Stations

Audio Guide Stations

1. Schwarzes Tor (Black Gate)

Last existing gate in the town fortification built during the Staufer era (around 1230).

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Schwarzes Tor

2. Testturm (Test Tower)

Elevator test tower with Germany’s highest viewing platform. It is located beyond the town centre. Please note the opening hours, available at www.testturm.de

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Test Tower

3. Heilig-Kreuz-Münster

Catholic parish church, originally late Romanesque basilica, refurbished in Gothic style in 15th/16th century.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Heilig-Kreuz-Münster

4. Bockshof, Pulverturm and Lorenzkapelle

The free imperial town’s powder magazine and cemetery chapel, today a small park and masonry museum.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Bockshof, Pulverturm and Lorenzkapelle

5. Kapellenkirche

Tower with impressive collection of sculptures (1330-1340), church redesigned in baroque style.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Kapellenkirche

6. Predigerkirche (Dominikanerkirche)

Originally Dominican church, since 1818 Protestant parish church.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Predigerkirche

7. Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall)

First mentioned in 1321, council hall dated 1521.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Old Town Hall

8. Rottweiler Hund (Rottweiler Dog)

Once a butcher’s faithful companion and watchdog.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Rottweiler Dog

9. Hochturm

Watchtower and prison, built with embossed stones within the Medieval town fortification (around 1230).

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Hochturm

10. Bürgerhäuser (Town Houses)

Houses decorated with bay windows, sometimes displaying unique coats of arms.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the Town Houses

11. Brunnen (Fountains)

11.1 Apostelbrunnen , 11.2 Marktbrunnen, 11.3 Georgsbrunnen, 11.4 Christophorusbrunnen.

Start the Audio Guide Tour at the fountains