The Weimar Republic, officially known as the German Reich, was a historical period of Germany from 9 November 1918 to 23 March 1933, during which it was a constitutional federal republic for the first time in history; hence it is also referred to, and unofficially proclaimed itself, as the German Republic.
Weimar [a] is a city in the state of Thuringia, Germany. It is located in Central Germany between Erfurt in the west and Jena in the east, approximately 80 km (50 mi) southwest of Leipzig, 170 km (106 mi) north of Nuremberg and 170 km (106 mi) west of Dresden.
Weimar, city, Thuringia Land (state), eastern Germany. It lies along the Ilm River, just east of Erfurt. During the late 18th and early 19th centuries, Weimar was the intellectual center of Germany. Learn more about Weimar, including its history and economy, in this article.
Weimar Republic, the government of Germany from 1919 to 1933. Economic crisis and political instability led to the collapse of the republic and the rise of the Third Reich. Learn more about the history and significance of the Weimar Republic in this article.
The Weimar Republic was Germany’s government from 1919 to 1933, the period after World War I until the rise of Nazi Germany. It was named after the town of Weimar where Germany’s new...
The Weimar Republic, 1918-1929. After World War One, Germany became democratic. All adult Germans were able to vote and the system of proportional representation meant a wide range of views...