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  3. Munich

Munich: Medieval Night Watchman Private Tour

Product ID: 198337
Explore Munich‘s old town at dusk and follow the night watchman as he performs his evening round whilst holding his burning torch. Listen to exciting stories and legends whilst you admire the impressive sights of the town at night.
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
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  • Enjoy an authentic medieval tour of Munich by torchlight
  • Explore Munich's Old Town at night
  • Hear exciting stories about this fascinating city
Full description
Discover the fascinating medieval history of Munich in a completely unique way, with a tour following the town's night watchmen as he performs his evening duties. Under the warm glow of torchlight, listen to stories about the city and get to see Munich in a new light!

Accompany the night watchman at dusk or in the dark on his nightly tour through downtown Munich. Stroll through the dark alleys, lit by his torch and witness how these historic streets may have looked like during medieval times. As you follow the night watchman on his evening tour, you will get to learn about what the role of a watchman was, what function they played in society whilst learning about medieval society itself. 

Learn why he had to exclaim the time at every hour and what intriguing duties he performed nightly. You will also get to listen to the exciting stories of a by-gone time. Your walking tour with the nightwatchman will ensure that you also get to see many of the city's most important social and historical landmarks. 

  • Guided tour with a night watchman in costume and torch

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Meeting point

Spielzeugmuseum South Side, Marienplatz 15, 80331 München.

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From £256.03 Per group up to 30

Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

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    4.5 / 5
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    5 / 5
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    4 / 5
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It was very informative for me as a native of Munich to simply get to know his city again. It is a short journey through time but it did not kill me with information

January 19, 2020

Night watchman Peter was sensational !!!

November 29, 2019



October 21, 2019

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Product ID: 198337