- the official Site of the Capital of the Land of Thuringia

Aerial view of the Old Town.


Erfurt " ideally situated. There just has to be a city on a spot like this!..." In the 16th century this was the judgement of Martin Luther the great reformer. Discover the proud charming city located at the heart of Europe.

A worker kneeling on a scaffold inside a generator and mounting something.


Investors will find perfect conditions for establishing their businesses, both in the traditional regions and the many newly developed commercial areas.

With half-timbered houses built stone bridge with six arches and a church at the end of the bridge.


The Krämerbrücke / Merchants’ Bridge is only one of many examples of secular architecture. This arched stone bridge was constructed in 1325 over the river Gera where the original ford was located along the "via regia" trading route.