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Luther stands on the balcony of the Hotel Elephant

The Hotel Elephant in Weimar has a new guest on its balcony. As a visible sign of the Luther Decade, a statue of the Reformer - based on Henry van de Velde - stands on the balcony of the tradition-rich hotel. Luther visited Weimar several times and preached in the town church.

A sitting room for Martin Luther

Be amazed and discuss! Artist Tatzu Nishi from Tokyo has transformed the Luther Monument on Karlsplatz in Eisenach into a walk-in art installation ...

Opening of the Luther House in Neustadt an der Orla

Luther is said to have stayed in the magnificent house in the marketplace when in Neustadt. A beautiful legend ...

New app LUTHER TO GO2

As of now, the new free app is your ideal companion on the Luther Route! It navigates, informs and inspires on a multimedia basis. Divided into 46 stages and including a wealth of tips for tours, it covers more than 400 tourist attractions, Luther venues, churches and places to stay. So why not download it now?

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...

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.

Herder Church in Weimar has been reconsecrated

In time for the anniversary of the Reformation, the interior of the Town Church of St Peter and Paul gleams in fresh white and gold. This is where the Cranach family of artists created one of their major Reformation altars. The pulpit, church pews and electrical work have been replaced and the christening font redesigned.

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.