Eisenstadt

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    aerial view of eisenstadt
    aerial view of eisenstadt
    coat of arms of eisenstadt
    coat of arms
    eisenstadt is located in burgenland
    eisenstadt
    eisenstadt
    location within austria
    eisenstadt is located in austria
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    eisenstadt
    eisenstadt (austria)
    coordinates: 47°51′n 16°31′e / 47°51′n 16°31′e / 47.850; 16.517utc+2 (cest)
    postal code
    7000
    area code02682
    vehicle registrationwww.eisenstadt.at

    eisenstadt (german pronunciation: [ˈaɪ̯zn̩ʃtat]; hungarian: kismarton, croatian: Željezni grad, Željezno, slovene: Železno) is a city in austria, the state capital of burgenland. it had a recorded population on 1 january 2018 of 14,476.

    in the habsburg empire's kingdom of hungary, kismarton (eisenstadt) was the seat of the eszterházy hungarian noble family. the composer joseph haydn lived there as hofkapellmeister under esterházy patronage.

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Eisenstadt
Aerial view of Eisenstadt
Aerial view of Eisenstadt
Coat of arms of Eisenstadt
Coat of arms
Eisenstadt is located in Burgenland
Eisenstadt
Eisenstadt
Location within Austria
Eisenstadt is located in Austria
Eisenstadt
Eisenstadt
Eisenstadt (Austria)
Coordinates: 47°51′N 16°31′E / 47°51′N 16°31′E / 47.850; 16.517UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
7000
Area code02682
Vehicle registrationwww.eisenstadt.at

Eisenstadt (German pronunciation: [ˈaɪ̯zn̩ʃtat]; Hungarian: Kismarton, Croatian: Željezni grad, Željezno, Slovene: Železno) is a city in Austria, the state capital of Burgenland. It had a recorded population on 1 January 2018 of 14,476.

In the Habsburg Empire's Kingdom of Hungary, Kismarton (Eisenstadt) was the seat of the Eszterházy Hungarian noble family. The composer Joseph Haydn lived there as Hofkapellmeister under Esterházy patronage.