Round tour

The round tour follows on the progress of the judicial procedure from investigation through to enforcement of the sentence. Several thematic islands also illustrate the various areas of legal history in greater detail.

Overview of main building

Entrance: Ticket office, museum shop, toilets

Vaulted cellar: Start of proceedings, obtaining evidence, torture

First floor: Law in Germanic-Franconian era, statute books, the church and the law, inquisition proceedings, town and law, seals, sentenced to public humiliation, iron maiden, marriage, honour and women before the law, guildlaw, toilets

Second floor: State and constitutional law, police law, school punishments, spectacular criminal cases, superstitions, passport system, legal caricatures, ex libris books and faience items

Ground floor: Cafeteria, museum shop and multimedia room

Overview of Johanniterscheune (St. John's Barn)

Ground floor: Cafeteria, museum shop and multimedia room

Mezzanine: Superstitions

First floor: Special exhibitions

Attic floor: Hall/conference area

The Johanniterscheune is only open in the main season. Please refer to the special opening times.

Vaulted cellar First floor Second floor Ground floor

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