The Alte Synagoge in Erfurt is one of the oldest Jewish houses of worship in Europe, with roots in the 12th century. After the pogrom of...
Dating from 1892, and decorated with depictions of the four virtues, it's now a restaurant and cafe.
Haus zum Breiten Herd
Built in 1584, with a rich Renaissance facade and a frieze depicting the five human senses.
Everything the macho scribe loved is here in abundance: cigar humidors with personal drawers, 148 types of rum and 30 different daiquiri...
Zum Goldenen Schwan
This authentic inn serves all the usual Thuringian classics, but, if you’re up to mounting your own Survivor challenge, try something...
Lonely Planet review
The old university church boasts a magnificent organ (1652), made by local master Ludwig Compenius, and was a key gathering place of leading local dissidents during the final days of the GDR.