Lutherhalle/Lutherhaus, Wittenberg

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Originally built as an Augustinian monastery, Lutherhalle/Lutherhaus now serves as the most important Protestant Reformation museum in Germany. Home of Martin Luther for most of his adult life--he moved here in 1508--this was the setting for his theological breakthroughs and conversion from monk to leader, as well as where he wrote his 95 theses. Explore Luther's room, the Grand Hall, and the lecture hall where Luther taught up to 400 students at a time. Also check out the large collection of objects, art, and furniture related to the history of the German Reformation. Use our Wittenberg trip maker app to visit Lutherhalle/Lutherhaus on your trip to Wittenberg, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is a monument to freedom. We owe immeasurable thanks to the risk-takers and martyrs of religious freedom. This beautiful structure houses priceless pieces of religious history including one of th...  more »
  • We had a very inspiring visit at the LutherHaus. The displays were incredible and the building in excellent condition. It was wonderful to be in the building were Luther and Katie raised their family ...  more »
  • We had a wonderful guide, Max, who toured us through this place where Martin Luther studied and lived. Its room where he studied is the same now as it was then!!! Great tour.  more »
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  • This was truly eye opening visitation to me. Martin Luther was indeed a vessel used by God during that age. Staffs were super friendly and the tour guide was informative as well. A must place to visit if happen to be around nearby.
  • The layout does a great job of telling the story of Luther’s life. Great information and TONS of amazing historical artifacts
  • Very historical and must visit place for all Christians and anyone who wishes to learn more about Martin Luther and the reformation. I only hope they have better offers for group tours.
  • A very important historical place for the reformation and Luter study.
  • good experience to understand life and culture back in the middle ages
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