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Stadtkirche, a World Heritage Treasure

Juedenstr. 35, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Just as important and impressive...

... as the Castle Church. For some reason, I got the impression that this church plays underdog to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonathan S
Occidental, California
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Attend a service where Martin Luther Preached.

We were fortunate to arrive in time for a service lead by an English speaking guest minister. It... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
John P
Silverthorne, Colorado
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“Just as important and impressive...”
9 May 2017
“Attend a service where Martin Luther Preached.”
Juedenstr. 35, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This is well worth the visit as part of a visit to Wittenberg. It takes a few minutes to walk to from the main street or market place. This is where Luther preached and married. There is no cost. It gives one an insight into...More

Thank TCKoon
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This church, where Luther preached hundreds of times, is both interesting and intimate. Besides interesting art work and sculpture there is an altar cloth sewn by the Queen Denmark and presented on October 2016.

Thank Ogre1969
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

This is truly the "Mother Church of The a Reformation". It's where Luther preached and where Bugenhagen and Melanchthon worked with him to set the course for the Church after the split with Rome. The interior is classic, a must see for anyone interested in...More

Thank AviaThor
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a church that has seen so much history that changed the world. Take your time and respect those worshiping.

Thank SCBlossom
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This parish is the oldest building in town and Martin Luther used to preach in this church. It's light blue pews and minimalistic architecture gives you a feeling of calm, serenity and a kind of mystical feeling. The baptismal, however, is elaborately decorated. There is...More

1  Thank ukienomad
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very interesting and informative. We linked this with a tour of Luther's house which was excellent as well

Thank Liz V
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John T
When are the church services on Sunday?
14 April 2017|
Response from AviaThor | Reviewed this property |
I believe at 10.00AM in both the City and Castle Church.