University of Helmstedt Tourist attraction in Helmstedt, Germany

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Map gps coordinates: 52.229167, 11.008611
Address: Collegienpl. 1, 38350 Helmstedt, Germany

In 1620 Otto von Guericke's studies at Leipzig were disrupted by his father's death. He briefly returned home before continuing his studies at the Academia Julia in Helmstedt (today University of Helmstedt).

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Giordano Bruno went on to serve briefly as a professor in Helmstedt University, but had to flee again when he was excommunicated by the Lutherans.

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