|This article relies largely or entirely on a single source. (January 2009)|
|Village of Sinsheim|
|• Mayor||Jörg Albrecht (CDU)|
|• Total||127.01 km2 (49.04 sq mi)|
|Elevation||154 m (505 ft)|
|• Density||26/km2 (68/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Dialling codes||07260, 07261|
|Vehicle registration||HD, formerly SNH|
Steinsfurt is a village in southwestern Germany, in the Rhine Neckar Area of the Bundesland Baden-Württemberg between Heidelberg and Heilbronn in the district Rhein-Neckar. It is one of the 11 suburbs of Sinsheim with whom it shares a Mayor. It has a total population is 3,334 (as of February 2008).
Steinsfurts's main tourist attraction is the Sinsheim Auto & Technik Museum, featuring many of historic vehicles. It attracts over 1 million visitors per year. In 1989, a trade fair area was established that features all kinds of industrial and popular events.
On September 19, 2006, the mayor of Sinsheim announced that the Rhein-Neckar-Arena would be built in the suburb of Steinsfurt, not far from the Sinsheim Auto & Technik Museum, for other suburb, Hoffenheim's football club 1899 Hoffenheim. The €40 million stadium, which will seat 30,000, is being built by Dietmar Hopp, a cofounder and major share holder of software giant SAP and chief investor in 1899 Hoffenheim.
Media related to Steinsfurt at Wikimedia Commons