Castle Church Wittenberg, Germany

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On the door of this church in 1517, Martin Luther posted his 95 Theses against the sale of indulgences and launched the Reformation. The church contains the tombs of Luther, Melanchthon and Frederick the Wise.

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Go Historic ID
318184
Names
Castle Church
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Street Address
Friedrichstrasse 1a
Coordinates
51.866290° N, 12.637700° E
Email
schlosskirche@kirche-wittenberg.de
Phone
03491/402585 (Wittenberg tourist office: 03491/498610)

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References & Resources

  1. Official Website of the Castle Church Official website.

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Castle Church (Wittenberg, Germany)
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April 11, 2015