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Wittenberg Travel guide
Wittenberg : Michelin's recommendations
This small town is mainly famous for its connection with Martin Luther. Summoned by the Elector Frederich the Wise to teach philosophy in the newly-founded university, Martin Luther was also appointed town preacher. One year after his death, in 1546, Emperor Charles V seized Wittenberg and legend has it that he meditated over the tomb of the great Reformer.
Tourist attractions Wittenberg : Things to see and do
Am Schlossplatz D - 06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg
The castle church was burned down in 1760 and rebuilt in the Baroque style. It was on the original doors that Luther pinned up his famous 95 Articles in 1517. The new doors were cast in bronze in 1855 and reproduce the text. Luther's tomb is also in ..
Markt D - 06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg
The market square is bordered by gabled houses and contains a statue of Luther and his disciple, Melanchthon. In the southwest stands the house that was home to Lucas Cranach the Elder from 1505 to 1547. He was also mayor the town.
Am Kirchplatz D - 06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg
This triple-aisle Gothic parish church was redecorated in neo-Gothic style in the 18C. The fact that Luther preached here is celebrated in the 1547 Reform altarpiece painted by Lucas Cranach the Elder.
Collegienstrasse 56-57 D - 6886 Wittenberg
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The exclusive BEST WESTERN Stadtpalais Wittenberg is situated in the heart of the city, next to the famous Lutherhaus Museum and the old university Leucorea. Most buildings of the city are of the Renaissance period and have been restored or can be se..
Neustr. 7-10 D - 06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg
This 3-star hotel in the centre of Lutherstadt Wittenberg offers a sauna with rooftop terrace and free Wi-Fi in its public areas. It is a 15-minute walk from the main train station. All rooms and suites at the Luther-Hotel Wittenberg include a minib..
Schloßstr. 2 D - 06886 Lutherstadt Wittenberg
Situated next to the Cranachhof, this 3-star superior hotel offers modern rooms in the Old Town district of Wittenberg. Traditional cusine is served in the restaurant, and free Wi-Fi is available. The bright rooms at the Stadthotel Schwarzer Baer fe..