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Fresh wind in the Luther Hotel "Eisenacher Hof"

The Luther Hotel "Eisenacher Hof" is well equipped for the Reformation anniversary. All 26 rooms including bathrooms have been completely renovated. The romantic charm of the venerable space is underlined by new flooring from oak.

Luther´s writings become a World Heritage

17 writings from the Reformation movement have become part of the World Documentary Heritage. They include four from Thuringia, from the Duchess Anna Amalia Library and the Central State Archives in Weimar, the Gotha Research Library and the Jena University Library...

At last! Eisenach Luther House reopens

The 26 September 2015 was the big day – the Eisenach Luther House reopened its doors and has now become an ultra-modern museum. With exceptional exhibits and numerous interactive elements, the new permanent exhibition entitled “Luther and the Bible” reveals surprising insights ...

Luther greets from the balcony of the Hotel Elephant

The Weimar Hotel Elephant has a new guest balcony. As a visible sign of the Luther Decade is a statue of the Reformer on the balcony of the traditional house. Luther was several times in Weimar guest, preaching in the town church.

Eisenach´s St George´s Church in new splendour

It is one of the oldest Protestant churches and an authentic Luther venue. There has been elaborate restoration of, for example, objets d’art such as tomb slabs, paintings, epitaphs, glass windows and the magnificent coffins. The reopening of St George’s Church was celebrated on 26 October with cantatas by J. S. Bach...

LUTHERBASE - the reformer on the track

With the new cross-media Plattform Luther-Operation and the Sites of the Reformation to life again: extensive photographic and film material provides a wide range of information about Luther´s work places such as Wittenberg, Erfurt, Worms or Augsburg.

Erfurt Augustinian monastery on the way to World Heritage

The Erfurt Augustinian monastery has a good chance to be included in the World Heritage List of UNESCO already 2017th.

Original letter of Luther in the depot of Bertholdsburg Castle

A real rarity is Luther´s letter to the theologian Justus Jonas, written on Friday after the Assumption of the year 1536. He is dry and securely stored in the oldest part of the Bertholdsburg Castle in Schleusingen.