|Town and Municipality|
Village of Svetinje in the municipality of Ormož
Location of the Municipality of Ormož in Slovenia
|• Mayor||Alojz Sok|
|• Total||212.4 km2 (82.0 sq mi)|
|• Density||80/km2 (210/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+01)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+02)|
Ormož (pronounced [ˈoːrmɔʃ]; Hungarian: Ormosd, German: Friedau, Prekmurje Slovene: Ormošd) is a town and municipality in northeastern Slovenia. It lies on the left bank of the Drava River and borders with Croatia on the opposite bank of the river.
The parish church in the town is dedicated to Saint James. It was first mentioned in written sources dated to 1271. It was rebuilt on a number of occasions in the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries. It contains frescos from the 14th and 17th centuries.
- Media related to Ormož at Wikimedia Commons
- Ormož municipal site (in Slovene)
- Municipality of Ormož on Geopedia
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