Hotel Reservations in Gera
Indulge in the charms of a Renaissance town outside your luxury hotel in Gera! With a generous mix of education and art, Gera offers the best of German history and culture!
Largely bordered by forests, Gera was first settled by Slavic people in the 8th century then officially founded in 995. It was the site of Napoleon's Imperial Headquarters during the War of the Fourth Coalition, and then suffered considerable destruction from aerial bombing during World War II.
Start your trip with a visit to Gera's most historic sites. The Town Hall was constructed in 1576 in a Renaissance style, and lies in the center of the city. St. Marien church was constructed in Late Gothic style while St. Johannis church is of Neo-Gothic design. For Baroque and Art Nouveau form, head to St. Salvatore church.
The Museum of Natural History is the oldest building in the city and offers an adjacent botanical garden. The Gera Zoo is a great option for the family, and Market Square offers an abundance of options for shoppers.
Famed painter and printmaker Otto Dix was born in Gera, and tourists can visit the place of his birth (Otto Dix house) which is now a museum. Also be sure to visit the Museum for Applied Arts in the Ferber House for collections of ceramics, photography, and architectural art.
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