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Museum Hansi Famous Alsatian cartoonist Jean-Jacques Waltz, known as Hansi , has anchored his work in the historical context of the annexation of Alsace to Germany. Address: 16 Rue du Général de Gaulle, 68340 Riquewihr, France, Hours: Open · Closes 6PM,Phone: +33 3 89 47 97 00

The museum of the Dolder Tower allows you to discover the fortified rural medieval town of Riquewihr and its evolution from the 12th to the 17th century: its lords (family Wurtemberg), its means of defence (fortifications, covered way, towers, gates of the town, weapons, citizens-soldiers), its occupants and their function (doorkeepers, lookout men, night watchmen).


Tower Museum of Thieves From the 15th to the 18th century, this tower also served as a prison and place of exercise of the seigniorial justice for the properties of Wurtemberg on the left bank of the Rhine: torture chamber with estrapade and oubliette, room of the guards with collection of instruments of torture. Address: 14 Rue des Juifs, 68340 Riquewihr, FranceHours: Closes soon: 1PM · Reopens 2PM, Phone: +33 3 89 86 00 92