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Weimar
View of Weimar
View of Weimar
Flag of Weimar
Flag
Coat of arms of Weimar
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Urban district
Elevation
208 m (682 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 65,228
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
99401–99441
Dialling codes 03643, 036453
Vehicle registration WE
Website www.weimar.de

Weimar is a city in the middle of Germany, in the state of Thuringia. It has about 60,000 inhabitants and a university.

Most famous citizens in the past were the German poets Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Friedrich Schiller.

The city is well known for the Weimar Republic, too. It was founded in Weimar in 1919.

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