Sites of the Reformation — Wittenberg, Eisenach, Eisleben and Torgau

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Martin Luther memorial in Wittenberg, one of the key sites of the Reformation

Wittenberg — The Mother of Reformation

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Things to see and do

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Wittenberg Castle Church

Castle Church

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Martin Luther’s home

Martin Luther’s home

Eisleben — Luther’s birth place

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Martin Luther memorial in Eisleben

Things to see and do

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Luther’s childhood home

Luther’s childhood home

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The house where Martin Luther passed away in 1546

Luther’s deathbed

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St-Petri-Pauli Church

St-Petri-Pauli Church

Eisenach — A religious and artistic epicentre

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City Castle in Eisenach

Things to see and do

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Bachhaus in Eisenach

Bachhaus

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Wartburg Castle, where German history was written

Wartburg Castle

Torgau — The “wet nurse” of the Reformation

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Feeding of the Torgau bears

Things to see and do

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Hartenfels Castle

Hartenfels Castle

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Stamp honouring Katharina von Bora, Luther’s wife

Katharina Day

British-German Town Twinnings

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German City Profiles

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Discover Germany’s cities, regions, culture and more.

German City Profiles

Looking to visit somewhere new on your next trip to Germany? Check out our city and regional profiles. Whether you prefer tucking into Currywurst in Berlin, or dancing in a carnival parade in Düsseldorf, you’re bound to find something for you.

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