Oberpullendorf

burgenland oberpullendorfInhabitants: 2.900

Oberpullendorf is located in the centre of the federal state Burgenland.

Through its changeful history the town also has its own names in other languages: Felsőpulya in Hungarian and Gornja Pulja in Croatian language.

The area around Oberpullendorf has been populated since the Neolithic age. During the early Iron age the district was a flourishing iron industrial area. Josef Polatschek, a gardener and a regional researcher, was the one to map the praehistoric places.

Oberpullendorf was firstly documented in 1225 as a Hungarian frontier guard settlement. In 1853 Oberpullendorf became the location of a Hungarian revenue authority. The town was like the rest of the country a part of Hungary until 1920/1921.

Coat of arms: On a red shield a golden city wall with a golden gate can be seen. Above that, on the right front there is a golden lion having a golden sword and in the background there are two golden ears.

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The Josef Haydn school in Oberpullendorf.

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The market place in the centre of Oberpullendorf.

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The street called "Hauptstrasse" in the centre of Oberpullendorf.

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Another view of the Hauptstrasse in Oberpullendorf.

Accommodation Hotels:Sporthotel Gnter KurzStadiongasse 1673 50 Oberpullendorf

Gasthof Franz StrommerAugasse 297350 Oberpullendorf

Weingasthof KrailPaul KrailHauptstrasse 377350 Oberpullendorf

Privatzimmer Ingrid BammerHaydngasse 4A- 7350 Oberpullendorf