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Dinkelsbühl
View of the old town from the church tower
View of the old town from the church tower
Coat of arms of Dinkelsbühl
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Bavaria
District Ansbach
Elevation
442 m (1,450 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 11,836
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
91550
Dialling codes 09851
Vehicle registration AN, DKB, FEU, ROT
Website dinkelsbuehl.de

Dinkelsbühl is a historic town in Ansbach, a district (Landkreis) in Central Franconia. The population in 2013 was 11,315.

Main sights

  • St. George's Minster
  • St. Paul's
  • The Castle of the Teutonic Order
  • Deutsches Haus
  • Located in front of the Minster is a monument to Christoph von Schmid (1768–1854).
  • Museum of the 3rd Dimension
  • The Museum of History
  • The church of St. Vincent
  • The Summer Breeze Open Air heavy metal festival has been held in Dinkelsbühl since 2007.

Famous people

  • Stefan Reuter, football world champion in 1990, was born in Dinkelsbühl in 1966.

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