Erfurt is the capital of the German state of . It is also its largest city and a major transportation hub. Erfurt has about 214,000 residents.

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The is a public university located in Erfurt, the capital city of the state of . is situated 2 km northwest of Erfurt. Photo: Uni EF, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Alte Synagoge in Erfurt, , is one of the best preserved medieval synagogues in Europe, its oldest parts dating back to the late 11th century. Photo: HeinrichStuerzl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a medieval arch bridge in the city of Erfurt, in in central Germany, which is lined with half timbered shops and houses on both sides of a cobblestone street. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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