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Important personalities studied and taught at the university which was founded in 1558. The poet Friedrich Schiller taught here. The physicist Ernst Abbe and the entrepreneur Carl Zeiss developed pioneering optical products in Jena. We will show you the Collegium Jenense, the birthplace of the university, St. John’s Gate (Johannistor) and the Powder Tower (Pulverturm), the market square with the historic town hall, the City Church of St. Michael and much more.
Mon, Wed, Sat 14:00 (all year round)
Thurs 14:00, Sun 11:00 (April to October)