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  1. Germany
  2. Hessen
  3. Frankfurt

Frankfurt: Sightseeing and Medieval Comedy "The Bathmaster"

Product ID: 201190
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Learn about the Medieval history of Frankfurt through a tour that combines theater with a traditional sight-seeing tour. Walk through Frankfurt with the city's "Executioner" and meet other colorful characters along the way.
About this activity
Duration 75 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a mix of medieval comedy, sightseeing and historical informations about Frankfurt
  • See Frankfurt's old town with highlights like Römer and Paulskirche.
  • Learn more about medieval jobs like bathmaster and executioner
Full description
Experience a cheerful theater piece as you explore Frankfurt. This tour combines elements of both live theater and a traditional sight-seeing tour. Your tour guide will not only lead you through the city but also lead you through a story being acted out in real time. Time travel to the origin of the old town– a time when German kings and emperors were crowned in Frankfurt.

Begin your journey in front of the “Römer,” Frankfurt’s townhall. Meet an executioner on the way to perform his grim duty. Learn about his suffering and his search for the infamous Thief of Skirts and Underwear. As you journey through the city, stop and see the imperial cathedral (Kaiserdom, the river Main, the Church of St. Leonhard, the House “Wertheym,” and Paul’s Church (Paulskirche).

Meet interesting characters and shady figures along the way, and learn what everyday life was like back in Medieval times. 
  • Guided tour

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Meeting point

Römerberg, at the Justice fountain facing the Römer

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour is recommended for ages 12 and up.
• Participation is at your own risk.
• The tour will be carried out in nearly all kind of weather.
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Morticus Ghosttours

Product ID: 201190