The city was first mentioned in history in 956, but there is evidence that the area has been inhabited since the Stone Age.
Luneberg was once a major city in the salt industry, and is still sometimes referred to as "Salt Town." It is known as a university town, and for its typically German architecture and historic downtown area.
People Born in Luneberg
Luneberg in People's Lives
Viktoria Tolstoy: I performed a concert here in 2012, at the Vamos Kulturhalle.