Beggen is one of 24 quarters in Luxembourg City
|• Total||1.7 km2 (0.7 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,100/km2 (5,600/sq mi)|
|• Other EU citizens||57.8%|
The quarter is the location of the 19th century Château de Beggen, built on the ruins of a former 18th century paper mill. In the 20th century, the château has served, successively, as the home of the director general of Luxembourg's notable steel company, ARBED, a base for both occupying Wehrmacht forces and, later, the liberating US troops during the Second World War, a hotel, an embassy of the Soviet Union, and currently, the embassy of the Russian Federation in Luxembourg.
- "Beggen". www.vdl.lu (in French). Ville de Luxembourg. Retrieved 11 June 2018.
- "Statisiques sur la Ville de Luxembourg: Etat de Population - 2017" (PDF). www.vdl.lu (in French). Ville de Luxembourg. p. 11. Retrieved 12 June 2018.
- "Embassy". Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Retrieved 12 June 2018.
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