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Stadtkirche, a World Heritage Treasure

Juedenstr. 35, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Over 2,000 Sermons

Martin Luther preached well over 2,000 sermons here at the Stadt Kirche. It is a prominent feature... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mike C
Bryan, Texas
One of the top 3 sites in Wittenberg for those interested in Martin Luther

The architecture, interior, location and historical significance to the Protestant Reformation make... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Gary W
League City, Texas
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Juedenstr. 35, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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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
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

... as the Castle Church. For some reason, I got the impression that this church plays underdog to Schlosskirche. But if you are truly visiting as a Martin Luther enthusiast on "pilgrimage," then stop here as well! He preached here regularly and also married here....More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were fortunate to arrive in time for a service lead by an English speaking guest minister. It is always a treat to visit a place of such historical significance. Please note that Tripadvisor has this church is also listed as Stadtkirche Sankt Marien.

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

This Church is where Martin Luther preached the new message of Protestantism after the Reformation. It is packed with memorials and reminders of the Reformation, but it is also a living church. Of special note is the painting above the altar which depicts Luther preaching...More

Thank GlobetrottingViking
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This church, where Luther preached often, stand in the center of Wittenberg. It is beautiful and known for the Cranach altarpiece. There is also additional artwork behind the altar. It is a wonderful place to sit quietly and contemplate Luther's influence on Christianity while looking...More

Thank Stephanie W
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John T
14 April 2017|
Response from AviaThor | Reviewed this property |
I believe at 10.00AM in both the City and Castle Church.