Lambach facts for kids

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Coat of arms of Lambach
Coat of arms
Location within Austria
Country Austria
State Upper Austria
District Wels-Land
 • Total 4 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation 367 m (1,204 ft)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 4650
Area code 07245
Vehicle registration WL

Lambach is a market town in the Wels-Land district of Upper Austria, Austria. It is on the Ager and Traun Rivers. It had about 3,242 peopleas of 2001. A major stop on the salt trade, it is the site of the Lambach Abbey, built around 1056.

Between 1897 and 1898 lived Adolf Hitler there and attented the school.

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