Hirschbach, Bavaria

Hirschbach is a municipality in the district of Amberg-Sulzbach in Bavaria in Germany.

Hirschbach
Center of Hirschbach with the chapel

Coat of arms
Location of Hirschbach within Amberg-Sulzbach district
Hirschbach
Hirschbach
Coordinates: 49°33′N 11°32′E
CountryGermany
StateBavaria
Admin. regionOberpfalz
DistrictAmberg-Sulzbach
Municipal assoc.Königstein (Bayern)
Government
  MayorHans Durst (SPD)
Area
  Total26.76 km2 (10.33 sq mi)
Elevation
390 m (1,280 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
  Total1,211
  Density45/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
92275
Dialling codes09665
Vehicle registrationAS
Websitewww.gemeinde-hirschbach.de

Prototype grandstand in Achtel

The small village of Achtel in Hirschbach is the site of a disused sports grandstand constructed as a prototype for part of the planned Deutsches Stadion in Nuremberg, which Hitler had planned as to be used as a venue for all Olympic Games subsequent to a Nazi victory in World War II. It is now in a state of disrepair.[2]

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