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
Dates
13th C and later
Tags
World Heritage Site#783; since 1996

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Judenstrasse 35
Wittenberg, Germany
Contact
03491/403201

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
City Church - Wittenberg, Germany