Henfenfeld

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Henfenfeld
Coat of arms of Henfenfeld
Coat of arms
Henfenfeld   is located in Germany
Henfenfeld
Henfenfeld
Coordinates: 49°30′N 11°23′E / 49.500°N 11.383°E / 49.500; 11.383Coordinates: 49°30′N 11°23′E / 49.500°N 11.383°E / 49.500; 11.383
Country Germany
State Bavaria
Admin. region Mittelfranken
District Nürnberger Land
Municipal assoc. Henfenfeld
Government
 • Mayor Gerhard Kubek (SPD)
Area
 • Total 6.64 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Elevation 345 m (1,132 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,918
 • Density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 91239
Dialling codes 09151
Vehicle registration LAU
Website www.henfenfeld.de

Henfenfeld is a municipality near Nuremberg in the Frankenalb (Frankish Alb) directly south of Hersbruck. The town was first mentioned in a letter dating from April 13, 1059. The town is most famous for its castle (http://www.pfinzingschloss.de) which offers tours and has an active concert series as well as an international opera academy under the direction of Denette Whitter.

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  1. http://www.henfenfeld.de/ Official website for the town
  2. http://www.pfinzingschloss.de/ Official website for the Henfenfeld castle.