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Beautiful Building

The building itself is beautiful, and touring inside is no charge; there are paintings on display... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RNDMD
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Portland OR
16th Century Wittenberg City Hall

Located on the cobblestone Market Square is the Wittenberg Rathaus, or city hall. The impressive... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
KLE2013
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Centreville, Virginia
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An elaborately decorated, Baroque-style government building: one of the city's main attractions.
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Lutherstr. 56, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Glorious building in the main square. Well preserved. There is a small museum of lithographie from Wittenberg. Very nice for a Quick wander through. All displays in German. 1€ entrance fee.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building itself is beautiful, and touring inside is no charge; there are paintings on display that are worth your time to see. There are also free public bathrooms inside which is good to know.

Thank RNDMD
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Located on the cobblestone Market Square is the Wittenberg Rathaus, or city hall. The impressive four story white building was built in the High Renaissance Style from 1523-1535. The portico was added in 1573 with a statue of Justica, the Roman goddess of justice on...More

Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Rathaus, the town hall, was built in 1540. It is a Renaissance style building with a beautiful balcony over the entrance. Other than the exterior, the main hall (not very large) and the stairs lobby are also elegant and quiescent. So, I uploaded some photos...More

Thank liucy752
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The Rathaus or town hall building of this beautiful historic town wher the Lutheran movement started. Nice building.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This grand Renaissance building sits in the middle of the old town area. It has two distinct statues in front, Martin Luther and Phillip Melanchthon, on either side. The building was being worked on and there was lots of noise and scaffolding so we didn't...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

In the middle of the historical area , on the town square stands this impressive building. Inside is a museum and offices. Outside it commands your attention. Several important statues are on the left when facing the front.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This Renaissance town hall was built in 1523-35 and has been extended twice in the 16th century. There are two 19th century monuments in the forecourt; Martin Luther and Phillip Melanchthon. Great area with shops and restaurants across the street and benches where you can...More

1  Thank Olena S
Reviewed 11 June 2016

When we arrived at the Markplatz we were surrounded by beauty. I couldn’t decide which one was more attractive: The Stadtkirche, the stores, the rathaus, the two monuments about Luther and Melanchthon or the huge round reflective globe. I did what I do best: I...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This Market Square and Rathaus are similar to many found throughout Germany. In this one there is a large statue of Martin Luther standing in the middle of the square and buildings, including the Rathaus, surrounding the square. At night the square is often host...More

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