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Traunstein Overview

Traunstein is a large district town and seat of the eponymous district in the administrative district of Upper Bavaria. It lies on the River Traun in Chiemgau. Traunstein is a shopping and city authorities, as the seat of the official and Landgericht Traunstein and 17 schools with nearly 10,000 students on regional importance.

Traunstein is the capital of the Chiemgau and lies about 10 km east of the Chiemsee (Chiemsee vacation rentals | Chiemsee travel guide) and 15 km north of the Chiemgau Alps. The city is in its eastern parts of the river Traun flows. In the southeast lies the village of Hochberg, who is also the Traunstein mountain is. South of Traunstein below the highest mountain in the Traunviertel 1978 is incorporated village parish Haslach. To the north, through the city and the former site training chamber separately incorporated in 1972 Parish Village Board with the City Rettenbach. Besides the main town of Traunstein (with the city (Bath) and the earlier Received Salinenort Au) and the two parish includes the villages of the municipality Institute Sparz, the villages Axdorf, Daxerau, Einham, Geissinger, Gerating, Guntramshügl, courtyards, Höpperding, Kotzing, Langmoos , newcomer, Liberec, Rettenbach, Schmidham, Seibold village Traunstorf, Unterhaid, Wegscheid, Wolkersdorf, the settlement Oberhaid and a larger number of hamlets and solitude.

Things to See in Traunstein

Remains of the city walls (Bread House Tower, Lion Gate, and parts of walls)

Former residential and Sudhäuser the Saline plant

Saline chapel in the suburb of St. Rupertus Au (major early Baroque frescoes)

The "Traunstein", a large, half-lying in the river fall from block mindeleiszeitlicher Nagelfluh

Lindl Wells (on the square)

Jacklturm (rebuilt in 1998 after the fire, he fell victim to 1851)

Chiemgaus the high mountain, one of the best vantage points in the Chiemgau

The parish church of St Oswald (baroque paintings, ancient frescoes)

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More about the History of Traunstein

Although in 790, the churchly account already lists possessions ad Trun and some medieval defence constructions are known in the surroundings since the 10th century, Trauwenstein itself was firstly mentioned in a scripture of the monastery Baumburg in the year 1245. The name stands for castle on the Traun, and probably there is also the domicile of the Lord of de Truna, surrounded by a little settlement. The last saline was shut down in 1912. In 1914, the former independent community "Au" became part of Traunstein. During the First World War, the saline was used as a camp for over 1000 civil prisoners and prisoners of war. After the First World War, the World Economic Crisis in 1923 resulted in the hyperinflation. Like in other towns, token money in billions was widespread. With the seizure of power of the National Socialists the persecution of political dissidents and Jewish fellow citizens in Germany started. During the Second World War Traunstein was the aim of American bombing four times: on November 11th, on January 21st , on April 18th and finally on April 25th in 1945. In April 1945 the heavy air raids destroyed the railway station area at which over 100 people died. Little time later, on March the 2nd in 1945 a train with Jewish concentration camp detainees crossed Traunstein. The next day 61 of them were shot in Surberg (a memorial reminds of them). The town surrendered without struggle on May 3rd in 1945. During World War II, a subcamp of Dachau (Dachau vacation rentals | Dachau travel guide) concentration camp was located here. Whereas Traunstein was a district free city from 1948-1972, it became capital of the district denominated by the same name in 1972.

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Traunstein is a large district town and seat of the eponymous district in the administrative district of Upper Bavaria. It lies on the River Traun in Chiemgau. Traunstein is a shopping and city authorities, as the seat of the official and Landgericht Traunstein and 17 schools with nearly 10,000 students on regional importance.

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