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Recommended by 150 out of 169 hikers


  • Antje

    On the day of the open monument it is possible to visit it.

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    • August 31, 2017

  • Jake the hiker

    The old walls of the Judd Tower date back to the 14th century

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    • May 27, 2019

  • Hei² aus O´town

    City-side corner round tower to secure the castle. With gunships and "machinations" for spewing pitch and hot water on the attackers

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    • January 14, 2018

  • Scout Jens

    The name Judde can be traced back to the patrician family Judde from Cologne.
    There are dark legends about the Juddeturm. In the past, the tower was used as a dungeon.
    The prisoners were locked in the extremely narrow tunnel-like tower, into which very little light falls. The old walls of the Judde Tower date from the 14th century.
    More information, for example, here: zons-geschichte.de/pages/popups/juturm.htm

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    • July 21, 2021

  • Thom

    old tower of the Judde family

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    • March 12, 2017

  • Till + Co.

    Really a real highlight in this region! :)

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    • September 1, 2019

  • Peter_H_65 🐻

    "... Even at the beginning of the 20th century there was a legend in Zons that the name of the tower stems from the fact that the first prisoner in the tower was a Jew. In contrast, the name may refer to the patrician family Judde, who also was wealthy in Zons and of which a tombstone has been preserved, which is now placed under the staircase to the tower. ... "

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    • October 27, 2021

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