Whale House

This house (1516) is graced with a richly carved porch in the Late Gothic style, crowned by an oriel window. It offered sanctuary to humanist philosopher Erasmus when he fled the ire of the Reformation.

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Franziskanerstr. 3, 79098 Freiburg-im-Breisgau

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