Březnice (Příbram District)

Březnice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈbr̝ɛzɲɪtsɛ]; German: Bresnitz) is a town in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has around 3,700 inhabitants.

Březnice
Town
Town square with the Church of Saints Francis and Ignatius
Town square with the Church of Saints Francis and Ignatius
Flag of Březnice
Flag
Coat of arms of Březnice
Coat of arms
Březnice is located in Czech Republic
Březnice
Březnice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 49°33′31″N 13°57′15″E / 49.55861°N 13.95417°E / 49.55861; 13.95417Coordinates: 49°33′31″N 13°57′15″E / 49.55861°N 13.95417°E / 49.55861; 13.95417
CountryCzech Republic
RegionCentral Bohemian
DistrictPříbram
MunicipalityBřeznice (Příbram District)
First mentioned1224
Government
 • MayorIng. Petr Procházka
Area
 • Total19.46 km2 (7.51 sq mi)
Elevation
462 m (1,516 ft)
Population
 (2006-07-03)
 • Total3,647
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
262 72 - 262 94
WebsiteOfficial website

Villages Bor, Dobrá Voda, Martinice [cs], Přední Poříčí and Zadní Poříčí are administrative parts of Březnice.

Březnice is home to the Březnice Castle Brewery, which sells its beer under the Herold brand name.

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