LutherCountry is a title given to the combination of two German states situated on the border to each other, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia.
LutherCountry is a beautiful part of Germany. The region includes rolling hills and fertile farmland, dotted with villages, whose half-timbered houses could be straight out of a children's picture book. History lives in the romantic castles, elegant palaces and formidable fortresses. Acting as a natural barrier between Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia are the low, wooded Harz Mountains, featuring the Harz National Park wildlife sanctuary.
LutherCountry also encompasses a wide range of fascinating churches and museums that are perfect for anyone interested in culture or history, as well as for members of the Protestant faith.
Reformation changed the way people thought about so many aspects of daily life.
Although known as a religious reformer, his ideas were also a catalyst for
change in the areas of music, art, architecture, politics, and social
His influence spread through Western Europe and, with European settlers, to the United States. Lutheran communities scattered amongst different States such as California, Texas, Georgia and Minnesota, are direct beneficiaries of Luther’s legacy.
Although Luther lived five centuries ago, his presence is still tangible. In Germany, you can literally walk in his footsteps and do so much more. You can…