Leoben

  • leoben
    main square and old city hall
    main square and old city hall
    coat of arms of leoben
    coat of arms
    leoben is located in austria
    leoben
    leoben
    location within austria
    coordinates: 47°22′54″n 15°05′50″e / 47°22′54″n 15°05′50″e / 47.38167; 15.09722utc+2 (cest)
    postal code
    8700
    area code03842
    vehicle registrationwww.leoben.cc

    leoben (german pronunciation: [leˈoːbn̩]) is a styrian city in central austria, located on the mur river. with a population of about 25,000 it is a local industrial centre and hosts the university of leoben, which specialises in mining. the peace of leoben, an armistice between austria and france preliminary to the treaty of campo formio, was signed in leoben in 1797.

    the justice centre leoben is a prison designed by architect josef hohensinn, which was completed in 2005.

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Leoben
Main square and old city hall
Main square and old city hall
Coat of arms of Leoben
Coat of arms
Leoben is located in Austria
Leoben
Leoben
Location within Austria
Coordinates: 47°22′54″N 15°05′50″E / 47°22′54″N 15°05′50″E / 47.38167; 15.09722UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
8700
Area code03842
Vehicle registrationwww.leoben.cc

Leoben (German pronunciation: [leˈoːbn̩]) is a Styrian city in central Austria, located on the Mur river. With a population of about 25,000 it is a local industrial centre and hosts the University of Leoben, which specialises in mining. The Peace of Leoben, an armistice between Austria and France preliminary to the Treaty of Campo Formio, was signed in Leoben in 1797.

The Justice Centre Leoben is a prison designed by architect Josef Hohensinn, which was completed in 2005.