Rosenberg fortress in the Bavarian town of Kronach, Germany.


Coat of Arms of Kronach

Kronach is a town in Upper Franconia close to the border with Thuringia and the birthplace of Lucas Cranach the Elder. Rosenberg Fortress towers above the beautiful old town. It is one of the best-preserved fortresses in Germany and was besieged during the Thirty Years War but has never been conquered.