The Schwabentor was built in the middle of the 13th century as a city gate within the fortification to protect the citizens.
Today it houses the Zinnfigurenklause, a museum in which historical events are recreated with pewter figures.
August 2, 2018
Formerly called Obertor is part of the former city wall of Freiburg.
January 6, 2018
The Schwabentor (also called Obertor in the Middle Ages) is the younger of the two surviving city gates.
March 19, 2017
It is said: after the Swabians wanted to conquer Freiburg with cross-held spears, but therefore did not come through the gate, they are back to Swabia 😂😉
October 14, 2018
The tower can be visited: The Zinnfigurenklause is there.
May 19, 2019
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