Lázně Kynžvart

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Lázně Kynžvart
Town
Saint Margaret church in centre of the town
Saint Margaret church in centre of the town
Coat of arms of Lázně Kynžvart
Coat of arms
Lázně Kynžvart is located in Czech Republic
Lázně Kynžvart
Lázně Kynžvart
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°00′38″N 12°37′29″E / 50.01056°N 12.62472°E / 50.01056; 12.62472Coordinates: 50°00′38″N 12°37′29″E / 50.01056°N 12.62472°E / 50.01056; 12.62472
CountryCzech Republic
RegionKarlovy Vary
DistrictCheb
Government
 • MayorMiloslav Pernica
Area
 • Total32.58 km2 (12.58 sq mi)
Elevation673 m (2,208 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total1,642
 • Density50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code354 91
Websitewww.laznekynzvart.cz

Lázně Kynžvart (German: Bad Königswart, Königswart, Königswarte) is a spa town in Cheb District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic. It is located near a château of the same name (Kynžvart Castle).

The Jewish Königswarter family originate in the town.

Kynžvart is famous for its sanatorium, which is designed for children ages 2 to 15 with nonspecific respiratory disorders.

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