Riegel am Kaiserstuhl

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Coat of arms of Riegel
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Riegel  is located in Germany
Coordinates: 48°9′2″N 7°45′0″E / 48.15056°N 7.75000°E / 48.15056; 7.75000Coordinates: 48°9′2″N 7°45′0″E / 48.15056°N 7.75000°E / 48.15056; 7.75000
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Freiburg
District Emmendingen
 • Mayor Markus Jablonski
 • Total 18.34 km2 (7.08 sq mi)
Elevation 195 m (640 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 3,861
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 79359
Dialling codes 07642
Vehicle registration EM
Website www.gemeinde-riegel.de

Riegel am Kaiserstuhl (latin Rigola) is a municipality in the district of Emmendingen in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It lies 8 km northwest of Emmendingen, and is accessed by the motorway A5 (Karlsruhe - Basel).


Riegel provides its citizens education with the Michaelschule that consists of both a Grund- and a Hauptschule.

Roman ruins[edit]

A Mithraeum was unearthed in the residential neighborhoods of Riegel.[2] A reconstruction of the temple was placed there, and the original artifacts can be seen at the museum in Freiburg im Breisgau.

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