Lutherstadt Eisleben is in Saxony-Anhalt. It is best known as the birth and death town of the 16th century Protestant reformer Martin Luther. Nowadays it is a small and calm town of about 20,000 inhabitants.

Get in

By car

Eisleben is about 15km north of the Autobahn A38 Halle-Göttingen. From the exit "Eisleben", drive along B180 towards the city and follow the signs (B180 itself passes the city on the eastern side).

By train

Regional trains between Halle and Kassel stop at Eisleben railway station, about 1km south of downtown. The train runs hourly, on weekdays even more frequently.

Get around


The death house of Luther



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