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The Munot.

The Munot is a circular 16th century fortification in the center of the Swiss city of Schaffhausen. It is surrounded by vineyards and serves as the city's symbol. The ring-shaped fortress was built in the 16th century.[1] Today, it is a tourist attraction and hosts various events.

Panorama of Schaffhausen from the Munot


  1. ^ "Munot Fortress and Old Town". Retrieved 29 March 2011. 

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Coordinates: 47°41′49″N 8°38′23″E / 47.69694°N 8.63972°E / 47.69694; 8.63972