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Where Luther lived with his wife, raised thier children and held after dinner discussions with university students

There was more to see than could be really appreciated in just a few hours. It was facinating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
traintraveler53
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Tallahassee, FL
Must see for a Lutheran

As a Lutheran on a (post) 500-year tour of "Luther" sites, this was a must-see. Largely museum... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Indygram
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was more to see than could be really appreciated in just a few hours. It was facinating learning more about Luther's married life and of the capable business women Katherina Von Bora Luther was.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a Lutheran on a (post) 500-year tour of "Luther" sites, this was a must-see. Largely museum now, it would have been nice to see more rooms preserved as the family knew them, (rather than simply having "dioramas"), but very interesting none-the-less.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Built in 1504 as part of the University of Wittenberg, it became Luther's family home in 1532. Here he lived most of his life after marrying Katharina von Bora and here he wrote the famous 95 Theses. He and his family (wife and 6 children)...More

Thank Mina P
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We just had one full day in Wittenberg. As we were going to visit several museums we took an audio guide from the Tourist Information Centre (opposite the famous door in the Schlosskirche, i.e. the other end of town from the Lutherhaus. At €19.50 it...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is the place where Martin Luther lived for about 35 years with his family and students about 500 years ago. The museum is quite interesting, linking important innovations (printing by Gutenberg) to the reformation. Martin Luther thus had a very significant influence on the...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Many things on religion. Of course it is regarding a lot of Martin Luther. Has many things belonging to him. We went as part of a Viking Cruise so we did not have to pay.

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 12 July 2018

If you love history and Luther, this is a must see. A well put together museum with a combination of the old buildings and the new displays in connection with the 500th anniversary.

Thank dmgart
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It was interesting to be in the former residence of Martin Luther, but the museum was not worth the price of admission. Wittenberg was worth a visit, but we would have skipped the Lutherhaus.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

October 31, 2017 was the 500th Anniversary of Luther nailing his 95 Theses on the door of the Schlosskirche in Wittenberg and the Lutherhaus Museum has been beautifully updated to reflect the significance of this turning point in world history with the birth of the...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Incredible museum of the Protestant Reformation in the house of Martin Luther. Well worth the cost of admission.

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eileen b
25 September 2016|
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Response from peacemaker100 | Reviewed this property |
From the lutherstadt-wittenberg website: The Luther House is expected to remain closed from 08.29.2016 until 03.03.2017 due to construction.
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eileen b
10 July 2015|
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Response from unescotravelbug | Reviewed this property |
Which airport?Lutherhaus is a museum, not a hotel. Train from Halle on the major route takes around 30 min. From Berlin bahnhof about 40 min. You can look up Deutsche Bahn schedule on its website. There are buses from... More
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