Rothenburg ob der Tauber - Wooden Puzzle

Regular price $59.99

Puzzle Sizes

  • 280 pieces = 11" x 14"
  • 300 pieces = 16" x 20"
  • 500 pieces = 16" x 20"

Puzzle Story

Rothenburg ob der Tauber’s name means “Red fortress above the Tauber.” It is a must-see location in Bavaria region of Germany. Celts likely inhabited the area long before Rothenburg Castle was built in 1070. The town experienced wild highs and lows over the centuries. One misfortune, the plague of 1634, decimated the population and left the city unchanged from its 17th-century character for over a hundred years. Artists and tourists began recognizing the unique historic charm in the town and began preserving the architecture and history. Because of this, Rothenburg was mostly spared destruction in World War II. Given the option of abandoning the city or having it razed by artillery, German commander Major Thömmes ignored orders and surrendered the town to save it. Today Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a marvel that welcomes over 2.5 million visitors a year to medieval streets and buildings, filled with artisans, food, and fun. Come, walk the fortress walls and enjoy Rothenburg ob de Tauber.

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Dowdle Wooden Puzzles

Dowdle Wooden Puzzles are a great gift for the puzzle fanatic and lover of folk art. They feature a high quality giclée print that is mounted on wood. You have several options to choose from including a classic Dowdle box or a keepsake wood box; existing die-cut or a specialized unique die-cut; you can even be painted into a Dowdle painting! – See the list below. Discover the world through the eyes of renowned folk artist Eric Dowdle, known for his gift of capturing the character and traditions of each place he visits. Experience the personality and charm of these historic and scenic places with a one-of-a-kind wooden puzzle.

TYPES OF WOODEN PUZZLES:

Classic 280pc / 300pc / 500pc

$59.99 - $139.99
  • Dowdle Image of Your Choice
  • High-Quality Giclée Print
  • Mounted on Wood
  • Precision Laser-Cut Puzzle Pieces
  • Collectible Dowdle Cardboard Box
  • Available as Custom Images

Vintage 280pc / 300pc / 500pc

$300 - $500
  • Dowdle Image of Your Choice
  • High-Quality Giclée Print
  • Mounted on Wood
  • Precision Laser-Cut Puzzle Pieces
  • Velvet drawstring bag
  • 22K Gold-Leafed Logo
  • Premium, Collectible Wooden Box w/Giclée Inset

DELIVERY:

Classic Wooden Puzzles: Allow 1-4 weeks for production and delivery.

Vintage Wooden Puzzles: Allow 2-6 weeks for production and delivery.

Personalized Wooden Puzzles: Allow 2-6 weeks for production and delivery.

BE PART OF THE ART

All Dowdle Wooden Puzzles are eligible for “Be Part Of The Art”

Eric has painted hundreds of people into the art already. In fact, when you look at any of the stadium art, many of the people in those stadiums are real! They’ve commissioned themselves to be placed with their favorite teams. It’s so fun! The only thing better than owning Eric’s art is personalizing yourself into Eric’s art and custom puzzles. Trust me. I know. Check out these videos that spotlight some stories about people who’ve become part of the art.

Select “Customize” on the art print that you would like to be a part of, and upload your photo!

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