Bad Salzungen

Bad Salzungen


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Bad Salzungen

Coordinates: 50°48′42″N 10°14′0″E / 50.81167°N 10.23333°E / 50.81167; 10.23333Coordinates: 50°48′42″N 10°14′0″E / 50.81167°N 10.23333°E / 50.81167; 10.23333
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Wartburgkreis
  Mayor Klaus Bohl
  Total 39.06 km2 (15.08 sq mi)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
  Total 15,763
  Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 36433
Dialling codes 03695
Vehicle registration WAK

Bad Salzungen is a town in Thuringia, Germany. It is the capital of the Wartburgkreis district. It is situated on the river Werra, 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) east of Tiefenort and 20 kilometres (12.4 mi) south of Eisenach. Near the town, there's a Bundeswehr barrack, the Werratal-Kaserne, which was built in 1972 for the GDR Army.

Twin towns – Sister cities

Bad Salzungen is twinned with:

Sons and daughters of the town

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