Linnich is a town in the district of Düren in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located on the river Rur (not to be confused with the Ruhr River), approx. 10 km north-west of Jülich.
Economy [ edit ]
Linnich is the home of
SIG Combibloc the specialist for aseptic carton packaging. On the same Industrial site Gascogne Laminates Germany is producing laminates packaging for the pharmaceutical industry
Town twinnings [ edit ]
Since 1974, Linnich is twinned with the French town of
Lesquin in the Nord département.
Transportation [ edit ]
Linnich has no own connections the German
Autobahns, but the exits Erkelenz-Süd of the BAB 46, Titz, Jülich-Koslar or Aldenhoven of the BAB 44 can be used.
Linnich is connected to the
Rurtalbahn since 2002 and has one station near the SIG-factory and one in the suburb Tetz.
Culture and landmarks [ edit ]
Museums [ edit ]
Deutsche Glasmalerei-Museum (German
Stained glass Museum) Museum of local history
References [ edit ]