Bad Hersfeld

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Bad Hersfeld
Auld Toun o Bad Hersfeld, taken frae the Tageberg
Auld Toun o Bad Hersfeld, taken frae the Tageberg
Coat o airms o Bad Hersfeld
Coat o airms
Bad Hersfeld is locatit in Germany
Bad Hersfeld
Bad Hersfeld
Location o Bad Hersfeld athin Hersfeld-Rotenburg destrict
Bad Hersfeld in HEF.svg
Coordinates: 50°52′6″N 9°42′27″E / 50.86833°N 9.70750°E / 50.86833; 9.70750Coordinates: 50°52′6″N 9°42′27″E / 50.86833°N 9.70750°E / 50.86833; 9.70750
KintraGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionKassel
DestrictHersfeld-Rotenburg
Govrenment
 • MayorThomas Fehling (FDP)
Area
 • Total73.82 km2 (28.50 sq mi)
Elevation
212 m (696 ft)
Population
 (2016-12-31)[1]
 • Tot29,615
 • Density400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
36251
Diallin codes06621
Vehicle registrationHEF
Wabsteidwww.bad-hersfeld.de
View o the monastery ruins frae the touer o the toun kirk

The festival an spa toun o Bad Hersfeld (Bad is '"spa" in German) is the destrict seat o the Hersfeld-Rotenburg destrict in northeastren Hesse, Germany, roughly 50 km sootheast o Kassel.

Bad Hersfeld is kent kintrawide abuin aw for the Bad Hersfelder Festspiele (festival), which hae taken place each year syne 1951 at the monastery ruins. These thairsels are said tae be Europe’s biggest Romanesque kirk ruin.

In 1967, the toun hostit the seivent Hessentag state festival.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Bevölkerung der hessischen Gemeinden". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). January 2018.

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Wikivoyage-Logo-v3-icon.svg Travel guide tae Bad Hersfeld frae Wikivoyage

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Template:Touns an municipalities in Hersfeld-Rotenburg destrict