Horn-Bad Meinberg

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Horn-Bad Meinberg
The Town Hall of Horn-Bad Meinberg.
The Town Hall of Horn-Bad Meinberg.
Coat of arms of Horn-Bad Meinberg
Coat of arms
Horn-Bad Meinberg   is located in Germany
Horn-Bad Meinberg
Horn-Bad Meinberg
Coordinates: 51°53′0″N 8°58′0″E / 51.88333°N 8.96667°E / 51.88333; 8.96667Coordinates: 51°53′0″N 8°58′0″E / 51.88333°N 8.96667°E / 51.88333; 8.96667
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Detmold
District Lippe
Subdivisions 17
 • Mayor Eberhard Block
 • Total 90.16 km2 (34.81 sq mi)
Elevation 285 m (935 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 17,185
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 32805
Dialling codes 05234
Vehicle registration LIP
Website www.horn-badmeinberg.de

Horn-Bad Meinberg is a town in the Lippe district of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, with c. 18,300 inhabitants. It was formed in 1970 by merging various other towns that had grown together, including Bad Meinberg and Horn - the new entity's original name was Bad Meinberg-Horn, before taking its present name.

Memorial "Metz"

Horn-Bad Meinberg is the location of the Externsteine, a rock formation consisting of several tall, narrow columns.


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