May – the month of flower markets and flower shows!
Whether you are a professional gardener or simply love flowers, a visit to the Mayflower Festival in Lutherstadt Wittenberg from May, 11 until May, 12 or the Flower Market in Weimar on May, 26 should be on your itinerary whilst traveling around LutherCountry!
“For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.”
Martin Luther, the Father of the Reformation, spent
most of his life (1483 – 1546) in the neighboring German states of
Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia.
LutherCountry, the region about halfway between Berlin and Frankfurt, presents places associated with Luther, such as:
LutherCountry is celebrating the LutherDecade, a 10-year build-up to 2017 and the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Every year, we will focus on a special theme and celebrate the decade in authentic cities. Regardless of when you visit, there will always be special events in LutherCountry for you to experience and enjoy!