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Reichenberger unsuccessfully requested full citizenship in Regensburg passed to Bavaria in A cemetery was consecrated in and a synagogue in The community grew from persons in to in 1.
Under the Nazi regime the number of Jews decreased from in to in About Jews including some from the countryside were deported in to Theresienstadt, Auschwitz, and Lublin.
The history of Regensburg's medieval Jewish community became one of the outstanding instances of Nazi historiography when it was falsified by the Nazi historian Wilhelm Grau in his Anti-semitismus im spaeten Mittelalter He used the sources collected by the Jew Raphael Straus published posthumously in , which had been confiscated by the Gestapo.
A new community center was consecrated in The Jewish community numbered in and about 1, in The increase is explained by the immigration of Jews from the former Soviet Union.
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To celebrate its centenary, the State of Bavaria will open the museum of Bavarian history in Regensburg in May, Besides, there are guided tours in most of the historical monuments of Regensburg, as well as organized tourist tours through the city available in several languages.
The Regensburg Theater at the Bismarckplatz is years old and is the most important theater of the city.
Operas, operettas, musicals and ballets are shown. In summer, open-air performances are carried out as well. With the theater at the Bismarckplatz as the oldest and largest one, the Regensburg theater has four other stages with programmes that complement each other: The Velodrom Theater presents musicals and plays.
In the Haidplatz Theater mainly literary and modern plays are performed, whereas the Turmtheater at the Goliathplatz shows modern plays as well, but also cabarets, musicals and plays for children.
Regensburg is home to the famous Regensburger Domspatzen. Since there are the Regensburger Schlossfestspiele in the inner courtyard of the St.
Modern music styles, especially Jazz , are presented every summer during the Bavarian Jazz weekend. All over the Old Town, over a hundred bands, combos, and soloists perform.
In , the House of Music was opened, giving a home to skilled musicians and their education. The international short film season is hosted annually in Regensburg.
It is a non-profit event and takes place every March, being one of the most important of its type in Germany. Aside, there are several cinemas, such as CinemaxX, the largest one showing blockbusters and arthouse films , and smaller independent cinemas such as Garbo, Ostentor Kino and Regina Filmtheater.
Regensburg has two open air cinemas as well. The Old Town of Regensburg with nearly 1, listed buildings offers a huge cultural diversity from Roman to modern times.
The Old Town of Regensburg is surrounded completely by a green belt. Numerous inner-city parks like the City Park Stadtpark , the Herzogspark , the Dörnbergpark , the Villapark or the university's botanical garden are a source for recreation and leisure.
The city of Regensburg erected several memorials to combat racism , intolerance towards minorities and all other forms of contempt for human dignity:.
A specific in Regensburg are the so-called Stolpersteine stumbling blocks in honor of deported Jews during Nazism. Twice a year the Regensburg Dult takes place.
This is the city's Volksfest , which is Bavaria's fourth largest. The Bürgerfest citizen celebration in the Old Town is every two years, attracting over , visitors.
Every second weekend in July, knights and other medieval people come together at the Regensburg Spectaculum, a medieval market, near the Stone Bridge.
Every December, there are several Christmas markets all over the city. With over bars, restaurants, clubs and other locations merely in the inner city, Regensburg provides a rich and diverse nightlife due to its young population.
In May , Regensburg had Over the last hundred years, the city has experienced a strong increase in population, surpassing , inhabitants in due to Germans who were ethnically cleansed from eastern parts of the Third Reich , especially from the Sudetenland.
Today, Regensburg is one of fastest growing cities in Germany. Most of them come from Turkey and Central and Eastern Europe: A majority of Regensburg's population is Roman Catholic.
In , about The Lord Mayor and the City Council are elected for a period of six years. Both elections take place at the same time.
The City Council is composed of 51 members and includes the Lord Mayor, two deputy mayors, five counsellors and the other council members.
The municipal elections in Bavaria of delivered the following results:. After 18 years of a City Council with conservative majority, the social-democratic candidate, Joachim Wolbergs, became Lord Mayor in May Regensburg is subdivided into 18 boroughs Stadtbezirke: Each borough contains a number of localities Ortsteile , which can have historic roots in older municipalities that became urbanized and incorporated into the city.
Regensburg is twinned with:. Regensburg's economy counts among the most dynamic and fastest growing in Germany. Continental AG , with the headquarters of its car component business, Osram Opto-Semiconductors and Siemens as well as Infineon , the former Siemens semiconductor branch, provide a high level of innovation and technical development in Regensburg.
GE Aviation founded a greenfield site to innovate, develop and produce turbinemachinery components with a new manufacturing casting technology. The hidden champions Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen MR and Krones both are headquartered in or close to Regensburg and are among the major employers.
Aside from the industrial sector, tourism contributes a lot to Regensburg's economical growth, especially since , when the city gained status as UNESCO World Heritage site.
The University of Regensburg , the Regensburg University of Applied Sciences and mercantile trade also play major roles in Regensburg's economy.
Increasingly, biotech companies were founded in Regensburg over the last two decades and have their headquarters and laboratories in the city's "BioPark".
Another focus is on information technology , with the city running a start-up centre for IT firms. One of these former start-ups, CipSoft GmbH , now is a known video game company still based in Regensburg.
The city recorded , overnight hotel stays and , hotel guests in In , Regensburg was ranked as a Top travel attraction in Germany by international tourists.
Regensburg's energy is mainly supplied by the German company E. ON , one of the world's largest electric utility service providers.
Its subsidiary Bayernwerk runs the local hydropower station in the Danube River. Therefore, the municipal government presented an energy plan in , which should enhance the transformation towards renewable energy sources over the next decade.
Regensburg hosts one of the most modern university hospitals in Europe, the Universitätsklinikum Regensburg. Aside, there are several other renowned hospitals such as the Krankenhaus Barmherzige Brüder and the St.
In the Bezirksklinikum , mental diseases are treated. With 19,4 hospital beds per residents, Regensburg owns the fourth highest density of beds per residents in Germany.
The city's BioPark, representing Bavaria's second largest biotech cluster, hosts numerous research institutions and biotech companies.
Regensburg is known for its institutions of higher education. The biggest of those is the University of Regensburg. Founded in , it is one of Germany's youngest institutions and ranked among the Top universities worldwide.
The campus is situated in one area together with the Regensburg University of Applied Sciences.
In addtition to the research centres and institutes of the universities, there are several research institutions situated in the city of Regensburg.
Regensburg is home to 18 elementary schools. There are several institutions of secondary education , both public and private, representing all levels of the German school system.
There are eight Gymnasiums in Regensburg, five Realschule, six Hauptschule and four vocational schools the so-called Berufsschule.
In addition, there are several folk high schools with different specialisations. Aside, there is the SIS Swiss International School which is offering families an international educational infrastructure.
SSV Jahn Regensburg is the local football club and attracts a fairly large local following. The team was part of a larger sports club founded in as Turnerbund Jahn Regensburg which took its name from Friedrich Ludwig Jahn , whose ideas of gymnastics greatly influenced German sport in the 19th century.
The football department was created in The footballers and swimmers left their parent club in to form Sportbund Jahn Regensburg.
EV Regensburg is the local ice hockey club, currently playing in the Oberliga Süd , Germany's third highest professional league. Regensburg Legionäre is the baseball and softball club from Regensburg.
The team is also known as Buchbinder Legionäre, following a sponsorship of the Buchbinder company. The club plays in the German Bundesliga and is one of the most famous and most successful baseball clubs in Germany.
Several players now in the MLB formerly played at the club. Its arena, Armin-Wolf-Arena, was built in and has a capacity of 10, spectators, making it to Germany's largest baseball stadium.
The Interior of Regensburg Cathedral. The Stone Bridge and Regensburg Cathedral by night. The Danube seen from the Stone Bridge. Monument of Don Juan de Austria.
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Not to be confused with Regen. For other uses of "Regensburg", see Regensburg disambiguation. For other uses, see Ratisbonne disambiguation.
The Bishopric of Regensburg acquired Imperial immediacy around the same time as the City. Of the three Imperial Abbeys in Regensburg, Niedermünster had already acquired immediacy in , St.
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