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Melanchthonhaus

Collegienstr. 60, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3491 4203110
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Very educational

I wish I had a small child with me to share this museum. They had special activities for kids to do... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2017
Jennifer M
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Clinton, MS
The House of a Genius

Martin Luther was the "idea man" and personality behind the Reformation but Philip Melanchthon was... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2017
Bruce W
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Collegienstr. 60, 06886 Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

I wish I had a small child with me to share this museum. They had special activities for kids to do and find throughout the place. I learned so much about the reformation and even Martin Luther while here. I would like to read more...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

Martin Luther was the "idea man" and personality behind the Reformation but Philip Melanchthon was the systematic theologian who put it all together into a methodology and made the theological ideas consistent.Melanchthon was brilliant by the standards of any age. He should have had a...More

Thank Bruce W
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

Philipp Melanchthon was Marin Luther’s most important colleague and friend. The two reformer found the Lutheranism.[ Melanchthon was a very important theologian and leader of the Protestant Reformation, but he is less known. Nice to know this great man. Inside the house, it is now...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

Perhaps outside Germany Melanchthonhaus is not that famous. This place teaches us a lot of the life of one of the minds of the Reformation.

Thank Jonathan A
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

A walking tour includes this ancient house and gives an insight of how people lived and thought 500 years ago.

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

This was an option on our Reformation tour. It was one of the top attractions of the entire tour, don't miss it if you are interested in the Reformation. He was the lead reformer after Luther and wrote the Augsburg confession. Don't miss the book...More

Thank Proclaimer1
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

This is where Melanchthon lived who was Martín Luther's right hand side. Many say he was as important but somehow lesser known.

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Reviewed July 17, 2017

This house was the home of one of Luther's closest friends during the Reformation era. The tour is a self guided tour at a cost of 4€. The tour includes the second floor where many of the rooms are restored and restated to be as...More

Thank tank1050
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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting house of one of the reformers, but the exhibits are very modern and detract from the history of the place.

Thank Mark T
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

What a great experience learning more about a man and time that changed our world! Well done and totally worth the time.

Thank David H
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