Watchtower (disambiguation)

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A watchtower is a type of fortification.

Watchtower may also refer to:

Buildings and structures[edit]

Roman watchtower in Germany
  • Observation tower, a stand-alone structure used to view events from a long distance and to create a full 360 degree range of vision
  • Lookout tower, a tower usually located at a high vantage point see any trace of fire and call for fire suppression



  • The Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, a publishing company of Jehovah's Witnesses
  • Kitawala or "Watchtower movement", a religious movement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Watchtower (magic), part of John Dee's system of Enochian Magic, later came to be associated with the 19th Century Order of the Golden Dawn and the ritual workings within Wicca


Guadalcanal Campaign, codenamed Operation Watchtower, a military campaign fought between 7 August 1942 and 9 February 1943

Fiction and comics[edit]

Film and TV[edit]

  • Watchtower, the codename of the character Chloe Sullivan in the TV series Smallville, or the room that serves as her headquarters