Presentation on theme: "Thuringia English for OBS Engineering students 30.04.2010."— Presentation transcript:
Thuringia English for OBS Engineering students
Project 62 The green heart of Germany Inhabitants: 2,254,000 Area: 16,172 m 2 GDP: 48.9 million euros
Project 63 Coat of arms and its meaning Lion of Thuringia 8 stars the 8 former districts in Prussia
Project 64 Important sights, towns and cities Erfurt Gera Jena Weimar Nordhausen Suhl Wartburg (Eisenach) Barbarossa Monument
Project 65 Erfurt - Capital of Thuringia Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Severus Church Merchants Bridge
Project 66 Erfurt Petersberg EGA
Project 67 Suhl The town of Suhl has become famous for its tradition of weapons.
Project 68 Barbarossa Monument
Project 69 Wartburg Eisenach and its fortress of Wartburg are world renowned. The fortress is included in the list of UNESCO world cultural heritage sites.
Project 610 Important people Thuringia is rich with various monuments and sights. These people lived and worked here: Johann Wolfgang Goethe Richard Wagner Friedrich Schiller Johann Sebastian Bach Martin Luther