Chemnitz
in Saxony, Germany

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.836 and 12.929 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 50' 8" and E 12° 55' 45"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:55 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:12 am and 5:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Discover Chemnitz

Chemnitz in Saxony with it's 247,220 citizens is a city in Germany about 118 mi (or 191 km) south of Berlin, the country's capital city.

Local time in Chemnitz is now 06:55 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Chemnitz, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Altenburg-Nobitz Airport in a distance of 21 mi (or 34 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Dresden Elbe Valley in a distance of 41 mi (or 66 km), East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Niederwiesa, Burkhardtsdorf, Claussnitz, Taura and Altmittweida. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

An der Oper

Address
0,2 mi
Straße der Nationen 56
09111 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


pentahotel Chemnitz

Address
1,0 mi
Salzstr. 56
09113 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Alte Mühle

Address
3,8 mi
An der alten Mühle 10
09117 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Schlosshotel Klaffenbach

Address
4,9 mi
Wasserschloßweg 6
09123 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Amber Chemnitz Park

Address
3,7 mi
Wildparkstr. 6
09247 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Artes Businesshotel

Address
2,9 mi
Leipziger Str. 214
09114 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 22:00


Hotel Chemnitzer Hof

Address
0,2 mi
Theaterplatz 4
09111 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


athome Ihr Appartement

Address
1,3 mi
Friedrich Naumann Str. 12
09131 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 10:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 10:00 - 20:00


Best Western Am Schlosspark

Address
4,7 mi
August-Bebel-Strasse 1
09577 Lichtenwalde
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Seaside Residenz

Address
0,8 mi
Bernsdorfer Str. 2
09126 Chemnitz
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Chemnitz Hbf Straßenbahndurchfahrt 17.06.2014

Published: June 17, 2014
Length: 12:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: liveoverseas

Seit dem 16.06.2014 fährt die Straßenbahn richtig durch die ehemalige Fassade in den Chemnitzer Hbf.


Chemnitz-Sonnenberg 1991

Published: March 19, 2014
Length: 50:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Filmarchiv Chemnitz

Infolge der Eröffnung des ersten Chemnitzer Bahnanschlusses entstehen Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts in dessen Nähe an der damaligen Chaussee nach Dresden eine Reihe von Industrieunternehmen,.


Führerstandsmitfahrt Straßenbahn Chemnitz (CVAG) - (Gablenz - Hutholz)

Published: December 26, 2011
Length: 55:44 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Stofffuchs

Führerstandsmitfahrt auf der Straßenbahnlinie 5 in Chemnitz (Gablenz - Hutholz) am 22.05.2001 auf einer Variobahn. Auf den Videos meines Dad gefunden. Ride on a Tram in Chemnitz on line...


Die Landung des Luftschiffs Graf Zeppelin in Chemnitz [1930]

Published: September 02, 2014
Length: 38:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Filmarchiv Chemnitz

Am 16. November 1930 startet um 7:20 Uhr in Friedrichshafen das legendäre Luftschiff LZ 127 "Graf Zeppelin" zu seiner Landungsfahrt nach Chemnitz. Nach dreieinhalbstündiger Fahrt erreicht...


29. Montagsdemo in Chemnitz vom 24. November 2014

Published: November 29, 2014
Length: 25:49 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Thomas Schenk

Eine Dokumentation der Montagsdemo aus Chemnitz vom 24. November 2014.


Chemnitz - Neuaufbau des Rathausumfeldes 1997 - 2001

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 10:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Filmarchiv Chemnitz

Die Langzeitdokumentation von Klaus-Peter Kruse zeigt den Neuaufbau des unmittelbaren Rathausumfeldes in der Chemnitzer Innenstadt im Zeitraum 1997 - 2001. Zu sehen sind u. a. der Bau der ...


Stadtrundfahrt durch Chemnitz 1995

Published: November 25, 2013
Length: 28:38 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Filmarchiv Chemnitz

Die Videoaufnahmen zeigen eine Stadtrundfahrt durch Chemnitz im Jahr 1995 mit der Stadtbilderklärerin der Touristinformation Chemnitz, Irmgard Meyer. Zu sehen sind u. a. die Chemnitzer Innenstadt ...


Im Zentrum von Chemnitz

Published: July 26, 2014
Length: 50:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: liveoverseas

Park am Roten Turm.


mdr: Kling Dich ein! vom Musikfest in Chemnitz 2013

Published: May 12, 2013
Length: 04:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ru-p

mdr berichtet vom Umzug am 12.05.2013 Created with MAGIX Video Pro X4.


THW schleppt im Winter gestrandeten LKW frei in Chemnitz (Sachsen) 28.12.2001.- No Comment

Published: January 08, 2014
Length: 22:08 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: HitTVKlassik

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Chemnitz (region)

Chemnitz is one of the three Direktionsbezirke of the Free State of Saxony, Germany, located in the south-west of the state. It coincides with the Planungsregion Südsachsen.

Located at 50.75, 12.83 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Geography of Saxony, NUTS 2 statistical regions of the European Union

Chemnitzer Land

Chemnitzer Land is a former district in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. It was bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the district of Mittweida, the city of Chemnitz, the districts of Stollberg and Zwickauer Land and the state of Thuringia.

Located at 50.8333, 12.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage

Chemnitz University of Technology

Chemnitz University of Technology is located in the town of Chemnitz in Germany. With over 10000 students it is the third largest university in Saxony and around 750 international students from 100 universities all over the world are enrolled each year. It was founded in 1836 as Royal Mercantile College ("Königliche Gewerbeschule") and became a technical university in 1986.

Located at 50.8136, 12.9292 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Saxony, Technical universities and colleges, Chemnitz, Educational institutions established in 1836

HKW Chemnitz-Nord

HKW Chemnitz-Nord (abbreviation for Heizkraftwerk Chemnitz) is a lignite-fired power station in the northern parts of Chemnitz with a power capacity of 120 megawatts. It has a 307 metre tall chimney, one of the tallest chimneys in Germany (or indeed Europe).

Located at 50.8578, 12.9239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Germany, Coal-fired power stations in Germany, Chimneys in Germany, Chemnitz, Buildings and structures in Saxony

Chemnitz Central Station

Chemnitz Central Station (Chemnitz Hauptbahnhof) is a railway station in Chemnitz in Germany.

Located at 50.8402, 12.9306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Chemnitz, Railway stations in Saxony, Hauptbahnhof in Germany

Sachsenburg concentration camp

Sachsenburg was a Nazi concentration camp in eastern Germany, located in Frankenberg, Saxony, near Chemnitz. http://museen. smwk. sachsen. de/00000368. html Along with Lichtenburg, it was among the first to be built by the Nazis, and operated by the SS from 1933 to 1937. The camp was an abandoned four-story textile mill which was renovated in May 1933 to serve as a "protective custody" facility for dissidents such as Jehovah's Witnesses, who opposed the Nazi regime.

Located at 50.9324, 13.0269 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nazi concentration camps in Germany, Buildings and structures in Saxony

Splash! (festival)

The Splash! Festival is one of Europe's biggest hip hop and reggae festivals which used to take place at the Oberrabenstein reservoir near Chemnitz, Germany until 2006. Due to a financial crisis caused by heavy rain in 2005 and 2006, starting 2007 the festival is held on the Pouch peninsula in Bitterfeld, Saxony-Anhalt. The first Splash! took place in 1998 in the inner city of Chemnitz, in a former powerhouse. From 1999 on, it was hillside the Oberrabenstein reservoir.

Located at 50.8369, 12.8142 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Leipzig, Reggae festivals, Music festivals in Germany, Summer festivals, Hip hop music festivals, Recurring events established in 1998

Gunzenhauser Museum

The Gunzenhauser Museum is a museum and art gallery located in Chemnitz; third largest city of Saxony, Germany. It contains 2,459 works by 270 modern artists of the 20th century that have been collected by the art dealer Dr. Alfred Gunzenhauser. The Gunzenhauser Museum was inaugurated in December 2007 in the presence of the German President Horst Köhler and is one of the most important museums of Modern Art in Germany.

Located at 50.8288, 12.9155 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art museums and galleries in Germany, Chemnitz, Modern art museums, Museums in Saxony, Art museums established in 2007, 2007 establishments in Germany

Saxon Railway Museum

The Saxon Railway Museum (Sächsisches Eisenbahnmuseum or SEM) is located in Chemnitz, in the state of Saxony, eastern Germany. It is situated on the site of the former locomotive depot for goods train locomotives in the district Hilbersdorf. After the locomotive depot was closed in 1992, the society moved into the buildings which were protected as historical monuments. As a result the museum has two roundhouses with 20-metre turntables.

Located at 50.8614, 12.9678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway museums in Germany, Transport in Saxony, Chemnitz, Museums in Saxony

Chemnitz Opera

The Chemnitz Opera (Opernhaus Chemnitz) is an opera house and opera company in Chemnitz. The building, designed by the German architect Richard Möbius, was constructed between 1906 and 1909. Following its destruction during World War II, it was reconstructed between 1947 and 1951. It was renovated again in 1988 - 1992, and is considered to be one of the most modern opera houses in Europe. The house can accommodate 720 patrons.

Located at 50.8383, 12.9242 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Opera houses in Germany

Botanischer Garten Chemnitz

The Botanischer Garten Chemnitz (12 hectares) is a municipal botanical garden located at Leipziger Straße 147, Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany. It is open daily without charge. The garden was founded in 1898 on a 1-hectare site, and extended in 1933 with an additional 1.75 hectares of orchards. It was badly damaged during World War II, and reconstructed during the 1950s. Today's garden was organized in 1996, with new greenhouses built in 1998 and 2002.

Located at 50.8495, 12.889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Saxony

Arktisch-Alpiner Garten der Walter-Meusel-Stiftung

The Arktisch-Alpiner Garten der Walter-Meusel-Stiftung (2,800 m²) is a nonprofit botanical garden specializing in arctic and alpine plants. It is maintained by the Walter Meusel Foundation at Schmidt-Rottluff-Straße 90, Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany, and open daily except Sunday. The Arctic-Alpine Garden was founded in 1956 by Walter Meusel, a musician, composer, and author of zoological and botanical books.

Located at 50.8875, 12.9399 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in Saxony

Stadion an der Gellertstraße

Stadion an der Gellertstraße is a single-use football stadium in Chemnitz, Germany and the home stadium of Chemnitzer FC. Between 1950 and 1990, the stadium was called "Dr. Kurt-Fischer-Stadion". The stadium was later nicknamed the "Fischerwiese".

Located at 50.8422, 12.9457 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football venues in East Germany, Football venues in Germany, Buildings and structures in Saxony, Chemnitzer FC, Sport in Chemnitz

Sportforum Chemnitz

Sportforum Chemnitz is a multi-purpose stadium, in Chemnitz, Germany. The capacity of the stadium is 18,500 spectators. It is used as the stadium of Chemnitzer BC matches.

Located at 50.8058, 12.9347 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in East Germany, Football venues in Germany, Sport in Chemnitz, Sports venues in Saxony

Dittersdorfer Höhe

Dittersdorfer Höhe is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 50.7667, 12.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony, Mountains of the Ore Mountains

Geiersberg (Erzgebirge)

Geiersberg (Erzgebirge) is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 50.7514, 12.9447 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony

Götzhöhe

Götzhöhe is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 50.7667, 13.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony, Mountains of the Ore Mountains

Totenstein

Totenstein is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 50.8333, 12.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony

Treppenhauer

Treppenhauer is a mountain of Saxony, southeastern Germany.

Located at 50.9333, 13.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Saxony

Johann-Wolfgang-von-Goethe-Gymnasium

The Johann-Wolfgang-von-Goethe-Gymnasium is a secondary school located in Chemnitz, Saxony. The school was established in 1910 and serves students in grades 5–12. The school principal is Steffen Morgner. The assistant principal is Veronika Pißler.

Located at 50.8158, 12.9422 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
High schools in Germany, Education in Saxony, Educational institutions established in 1910

Einsiedel Dam

Einsiedel Dam is located in the German Free State of Saxony. Its reservoir supplies drinking water to Chemnitz and, in conjunction with the Central Ore Mountains reservoir system, that includes the reservoirs of Neunzehnhain I, II and Saidenbach also supplies water to the entire region covered by the South Saxony Long Distance Water Association (Zweckverband Fernwasser Südsachsen).

Located at 50.7747, 12.9822 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dams in Saxony, Protected landscapes in Germany, Ore Mountains, Mulde basin, Chemnitz, 1980s architecture, Dams completed in 1894

Zwönitz (river)

Zwönitz is a river of Saxony, Germany.

Located at 50.7833, 12.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony, Rivers of the Ore Mountains

Würschnitz

Würschnitz is a river of Saxony, Germany. At its confluence with the Zwonitz in the southern suburbs of Chemnitz, the river Chemnitz is formed.

Located at 50.7897, 12.9242 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Saxony

Saxon Museum of Industry

The Saxon Museum of Industry is a museum with four locations in Saxony. It is organised as a "special purpose association", the members of which are the towns of Chemnitz, Crimmitschau, Ehrenfriedersdorf and Hoyerswerda.

Located at 50.8242, 12.9003 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Saxony, Technology museums, Culture of Saxony

Trams in Chemnitz

The Chemnitz tramway network is the centrepiece of the public transport system in Chemnitz, in the federal state of Saxony, Germany. Opened in 1880 as a horsecar system, the network was converted to a electrically powered system between 1893 and 1898. The network's gauge, originally 914mm, was widened to 925mm by the outbreak of World War I. From the 1950s, the gauge was widened further, to sg, although the gauge conversion work was not completed until as late as 1988.

Located at 50.8319, 12.9222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Transport in Saxony, Tram transport in Germany

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