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Travel Insider Tips for Leimen
Leimen is a town in north-west Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is about 7 km (5 miles) south of Heidelberg (Heidelberg vacation rentals | Heidelberg travel guide) and the third largest town of the Rhein-Neckar district after Weinheim (Weinheim vacation rentals | Weinheim travel guide) and Sinsheim (Sinsheim vacation rentals | Sinsheim travel guide). It is also the area's industrial centre. Leimen is located on the Bergstraße (Mountain Road] and on the Bertha Benz Memorial Route.
Leimen consists of the Leimen (proper), nowadays called "Leimen (Mitte)", and the four boroughs Gauangelloch, Lingental, Ochsenbach and Sankt Ilgen. Despite its industrial roots, Leimen's downtown has maintained a certain quaintness. It is an active town, with a regular cycle of festivals and activities.
Things to See in Leimen
Heimatmuseum in St. Ilgen
Bettendorffschen Schloss in Gauangelloch
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More about the History of Leimen
In the context of a communal reform in the 1970s, Leimen was newly created from the villages Leimen, Gauangelloch and Sankt Ilgen. In 1981, the state government of Baden-Württemberg granted Leimen the privilege to be called "town." When Leimen's population exceeded 20,000 in 1990, the city council applied for elevation to a Große Kreisstadt which was granted by the state government on April 1, 1992.
[ source: wikipedia ]
Leimen is a town in north-west Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It is about 7 km (5 miles) south of Heidelberg and the third largest town of the Rhein-Neckar district after Weinheim and Sinsheim. It is also the area's industrial centre. Leimen is located on the Bergstraße (Mountain Road] and on the Bertha Benz Memorial Route.
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