by unorthodox traveler
January 11, 2001
Tradition is strong that Luther nailed these 95 theses on the door to the castle which was the place where public notices were posted. However, there are many scholars who refute this tradition, claiming that Luther would not have taken this approach to his protest. There is no absolute proof that he actually did nail these documents to the door. However, it makes for an interesting story.
From journal Lutherstadt-Wittenberg-Launching of the Reformati