Issenheim

Issenheim (French pronunciation: ​[isɑ̃nɛ̃]; German: Isenheim) is a commune in the Haut-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.

Issenheim
The town hall in Issenheim
The town hall in Issenheim
Coat of arms of Issenheim
Coat of arms
Location of Issenheim
Issenheim is located in France
Issenheim
Issenheim
Issenheim is located in Grand Est
Issenheim
Issenheim
Coordinates: 47°54′11″N 7°15′17″E / 47.9031°N 7.2547°E / 47.9031; 7.2547Coordinates: 47°54′11″N 7°15′17″E / 47.9031°N 7.2547°E / 47.9031; 7.2547
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentHaut-Rhin
ArrondissementThann-Guebwiller
CantonGuebwiller
IntercommunalityRégion de Guebwiller
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Marc Jung[1]
Area
1
8.18 km2 (3.16 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
3,412
 • Density420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
68156 /68500
Elevation223–268 m (732–879 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The Isenheim Altarpiece, currently on display at the Unterlinden Museum of Colmar, was completed in 1515 by Matthias Grünewald for a local monastery.

Among his many other titles, Prince Albert II of Monaco is ceremonially styled as "Seigneur of Issenheim".

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.