Church of St. Andrews

Lutherstadt Eisleben / Germany

Church of St. Andrews, Eisleben, Germany, Image: Kirchenkreis Eisleben, Sarah Smith
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  • Martin Luther (1483–1546)
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With is mighty belfry, St. Andrew´s Church rises above the market square in a most impressive manner. It is not only a dominating feature in urban development, but it also belongs to the most significant Luther places in general.

In the late Gothic pulpit, preserved almost unchanged, the Reformer gave the last sermons of his life. Martin Luther´s corpse was laid out in the chancel of the late-Gothic hall church on February 19, 1546 and was transported from there to Wittenberg on behalf of the Saxon Elector. The busts of Martin Luther and Philipp Melanchton were created by Johann Gottfried Schadow. In the side chancels, there are monuments of the Mansfeld Counts.

Church of St. Andrews
Andreaskirchplatz 11
06295 Lutherstadt Eisleben

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Additional touristic information

Opening Hours:
The St. Andrew's Church is temporarily closed due to construction work!
The reopening is scheduled for December 31, 2021.

Events in St. Andrew's Church:
• Sunday services
• Confirmation and Jubilee Confirmation
• Thanksgiving
• Reformation Day
• Easter and Christmas
• 1-2 concerts per month and weekly organ music at lunchtime

Further attractions within 5 km:
• Martin Luther's Birthplace
• Luther's Death House Museum
• St. Anne´s Church
• marketplace
• Luther Monument
• Lutherstadt Eisleben Town Hall

Evangelischer Kirchengemeindeverband Lutherstadt Eisleben
Andreaskirchplatz 11, 06295 Lutherstadt Eisleben
phone: 03475/ 602229 

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