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Stadtkirche, a World Heritage Treasure

Juedenstr. 35, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3491 62830
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Historical and beautiful

Perhaps this church lays on the second place for visitors in comparison to the Castle Church, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonathan A
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
A wonderful experience

We closed our day at Wittenberg by visiting this lovely church. The original art on the altar by... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ron C
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Gainesville, Georgia
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Juedenstr. 35, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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+49 3491 62830
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perhaps this church lays on the second place for visitors in comparison to the Castle Church, but it also plays an important role on the Reformation church.

Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We closed our day at Wittenberg by visiting this lovely church. The original art on the altar by Cranach is inspiring. And, we discovered they were holding an English speaking service at 5:00 PM that ended with the congregation singing Luther's A Mighty Fortress is...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to visit what is now the prayer chapel, but built in the 12th. Century! The chapel itself provides a feeling of serenity. The massive church is beautiful with remnants of reliefs, and of course, beautiful pipe organ. It is set in the center...More

Thank sattelite10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While the Castle Church may be more historically significant, Luther preached here more frequently. The rear of the altarpiece is noteworthy since you can see where many of Luther's student carved their names into the painting.

Thank Godguy
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Martin Luther preached well over 2,000 sermons here at the Stadt Kirche. It is a prominent feature at night, especially hovering over Market Square. There is something enchanting about that view of the lighted twin towers of the Stadt Kirche that I don't feel anywhere...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The architecture, interior, location and historical significance to the Protestant Reformation make it easy to understand why this church is a World Heritage Treasure. Martin Luther preached here and some of his life is depicted therein by the famous art work of another Wittenberg resident...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This church has more of a connection to Luther than the Castle Church, this was Luther's actual church where he preached, taught and baptized. He was even married here. The church is behind the houses bordering the Markt. Its spires are visible above the center...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and historical significant, this is the church where Luther preached. We had a chance to attend worship here, and the sound of the music was so beautiful.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Nothing special about this church, except that THIS is where Martin Luther preached and where he clarified the reformation.

Thank ChuckBrooks
Reviewed 29 June 2017

It was a wonderful place to visit and appreciate being where Martin Luther preached and was married. His children were baptized here. A beautiful space to contemplate and remember what took place in this space.

Thank Tina J
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John T
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I believe at 10.00AM in both the City and Castle Church.
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