|For an explanation of the text on the panel on the gate|
see my description of the French revolutionary wars.
The empty surface above the panel once showed a painting of St. Martin.
|The entrance door leads to a spiral staircase. |
Note that in earlier times staircases were frequently located
outside the building, and therefore not heated in winter.
|The key to the entrance door|
|The narrow spiral staircase|
|The bell of the tower clock|
|Heavy streetcar traffic around Bertoldsbrunnen below the gate|
|View on the Münster church from one of the corner turrets|
|A view on Schwabentor|
|South view of Kaiser-Joseph-Straße in the direction of Dreisam and Johanniskirche|
|North view of Kaiser-Joseph-Straße in the direction of Zähringen|