City Church Wittenberg, Germany

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Martin Luther preached the Reformation, got married, and baptized his six children in this twin-towered Gothic church. Inside, Lucas Cranach's huge Reformation Altar includes images of Luther as well as Christ.

Facts & Stats on the City Church

Go Historic ID
318185
Names
City Church
Stadtkirche
Marienskirche
Mother Church of the Reformation
Stadtkirche St Marien
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Street Address
Judenstrasse 35
Coordinates
51.866502° N, 12.644781° E
Phone Number
03491/403201

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Article Title
City Church (Wittenberg, Germany)
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Holly Hayes
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Last Updated
March 29, 2015