Tönisvorst

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Tönisvorst
Castle
Castle
Coat of arms of Tönisvorst
Coat of arms
Tönisvorst is located in Germany
Tönisvorst
Tönisvorst
Coordinates: 51°19′15″N 6°29′35″E / 51.32083°N 6.49306°E / 51.32083; 6.49306Coordinates: 51°19′15″N 6°29′35″E / 51.32083°N 6.49306°E / 51.32083; 6.49306
Country Germany
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Admin. region Düsseldorf
District Viersen
Subdivisions 2
Government
 • Mayor Thomas Goßen (CDU)
Area
 • Total 44.33 km2 (17.12 sq mi)
Elevation 36 m (118 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 29,322
 • Density 660/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 47918
Dialling codes 0 21 51 (St. Tönis)
0 21 56 (Vorst)
Vehicle registration VIE
Website www.toenisvorst.de

Tönisvorst is a town in the district of Viersen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated approximately 5 km west of Krefeld.

Historical monuments[edit]

  • Das alte Rathaus, St. Tönis
  • Der Mertenshof, St. Tönis
  • Schluff (steam locomotive), St. Tönis
  • Haus Raedt, Vorst
  • Haus Brempt, Vorst
  • Haus Neersdonk, Vorst
  • Haus Donk, Vorst
  • Der Gelleshof

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