Town walk through
Bad Mergentheim

Town walk

12. Lyceum, Hans-Heinrich-Ehrler-Platz

It was built by the town as a secondary school of the Teutonic Order under Grand Master Franz Ludwig von Pfalz – Neuburg from 1700 to 1702. From 1753 to 55, it was rebuilt due to damage to the foundations and in 1790 another storey was built.

14. Mörikehaus, Marktplatz 7

Here, there is a plaque in memory of the Swabian poet Eduard Mörike, who lived in Mergentheim from 1844 to 1851, where he met his later wife, Gretchen von Speeth, whom he married in the Schlosskirche in 1851.