Tabor, Tabor

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Tabor
Settlement
Postcard of Tabor
Postcard of Tabor
Tabor is located in Slovenia
Tabor
Tabor
Location of the settlement of Tabor in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°12′39″N 15°0′17″E / 46.21083°N 15.00472°E / 46.21083; 15.00472Coordinates: 46°12′39″N 15°0′17″E / 46.21083°N 15.00472°E / 46.21083; 15.00472
Country  Slovenia
Government
 • Mayor Vilko Jazbinšek
Area
 • Total 34.8 km2 (13.4 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 1,494
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02)

Tabor is a settlement in the Municipality of Tabor in central Slovenia. It lies on the edge Lower Savinja Valley at the northern edge of the Sava Hills. The area was part of the traditional region of Lower Styria. It is now included in the Savinja statistical region.[2]

The parish church in the settlement is dedicated to Saint George and belongs to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Celje. It was first mentioned in written documents dating to 1391. The original Gothic sanctuary was preserved when a new nave was built in 1900.[3]

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  • Media related to Tabor, Tabor at Wikimedia Commons
  • Tabor. A map and basic data. Geopedia.si (V1). Retrieved 9 March 2012.