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Rosenheim
Coat of arms of Rosenheim
Rosenheim is located in Germany
Rosenheim
Coordinates 47°51′0″N 12°8′0″E / 47.85°N 12.133333°E / 47.85; 12.133333
Administration
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Bavaria
District urban district
Mayor Gabriele Bauer (CSU)
Basic statistics
Area 37.22 km2 (14.37 sq mi)
Elevation 440–470 m  (1,444–1,542 ft)
Population 60,465  (30 June 2007)
 - Density 1,625 /km2 (4,208 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate RO
Postal codes 83001-83028
Area code 08031
Website rosenheim.de

Rosenheim is a town in Bavaria (Germany) at the confluence of the rivers Inn and Mangfall. It is seat of administration of the district of Rosenheim, but is not a part of it.

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Geography

The population of the town proper is approximately 60,000 inhabitants with up to 125,000 in the surrounding area. Rosenheim is situated in the Swabian-Bavarian Alpine Foothillsand, 450 meters (1470 ft) above sea level and covers an area of 37.52 km². The capital of Bavaria, Munich, is 52 km away in North-West direction from Rosenheim.

History and sights

Rosenheim, churches of St Nikolaus and Holy Spirit

In 1234, Rosenheim was mentioned for the first time as a market. The town's landmark is the gothic spire (65 m) of the parish church St. Nikolaus (1450) with its baroque onion dome (1641).

Rosenheim has very good facilities for studies in the midst of excellent weather conditions. There is a Fachhochschule Rosenheim offering various courses to the students.

Famous people

Famous neighbour cities

Twin cities

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Pictures

View of Rosenheim in 1701.

External links


Travel guide

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikitravel

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Rosenheim[1] is in the German state of Bavaria.

Get in

Train [2]

Get around

Bus

  • Heimatmuseum
  • Lokschuppen
  • Holzmuseum
  • Staedtische Galerie
  • Starbulls Rosenheim [3] - Visit a game of the local eishockey team.
  • Climb the Wendelstein or Kampenwand (beautiful view!).
  • Visit the Holzmuseum or the Stadtmuseum. See exhibitions at the Lokschuppen.
  • Drink coffee at Dinzler or Aran (best coffee in town).
  • Visit the herbstfest (Oktoberfest in Rosenheim) - information at the city website.
  • L'Osteria: Pizza place, In Hofbraeukomplex.
  • Szuppa In Busbahnhof
  • Coffee: Dinzler (Innstrasse and Kunstmühle), Aran (Max-Josefs-Platz and Gruener Markt)
  • Alcohol: Rizz (Hofbraeukomplex), Enchilada (Muenchnerstrasse), Asta-Kneipe (Hubertusstr.)
  • Panoniahotel (Laziseplatz),
  • Parkhotel Crombach (Stadtpark)
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1911 encyclopedia

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From LoveToKnow 1911

ROSENHEIM, a town and watering-place of Germany, in the kingdom of Bavaria, situated at the confluence of the Mangfall and the Inn, 40 m. by rail S.E. of Munich. Pop. (1 9 o 5) 15,403. It is an interesting town, with many medieval houses. Among its seven churches the Roman Catholic parish church, with a curious cupola and containing numerous old tombs and effigies, and that of the Holy Ghost (r5th century), are remarkable. There are a monastery, two convents, several schools and a hospital. Rosenheim is frequented for its saline and sulphur baths, and there are important saltworks, the brine being conveyed from Reichenhall in pipes; it has also machine factories, metalworks and breweries. Cordage is manufactured, and there is a trade in cattle and grain. Although founded in the 12th century Rosenheim did not become a town until 1864.

See Ditterich, Rosenheim in Oberbayern (Munich, 1870), and Eid, Aus Altrosenheim (Rosenheim, 1906).


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Wiktionary

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Rosenheim

Rosenheim
Coordinates 47°51′0″N 12°8′0″E / 47.85°N 12.133333°E / 47.85; 12.133333
Administration
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Upper Bavaria
District urban district
Mayor Gabriele Bauer (CSU)
Basic statistics
Area 37.22 km2 (14.37 sq mi)
Elevation 440–470 m  (1,444–1,542 ft)
Population 60,465  (30 June 2007)
 - Density 1,625 /km2 (4,208 /sq mi)
Other information
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Licence plate RO
Postal codes 83001-83028
Area code 08031
Website rosenheim.de

Rosenheim is a city in Upper Bavaria, Germany. It does not belong to a rural district, but it is an urban district itself.








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