Kleinhöflein im Burgenland at the foot of the Leitha Mountains
Unterwart Landscape ( East Styrian Hills )
Districts of Burgenland
The Old Town Hall
The Ostrogothic Kingdom in Pannonia
Paul I in 1655
Habsburg mortgages in Burgenland between the 15th and 17th centuries
Joseph Weigl in 1829
The Kingdom of Hungary as divided into 3 parts
Joseph Haydn in 1791
Protocoll of Venice from Oct.13.1921
Robert Musil around 1900
A memorial in Krensdorf to soldiers who died in the two World Wars
Burgenland under Soviet administration, 1945-1955
Burgenland is part of Centrope, a project establishing a multinational region in four Central European states: Slovakia, Austria, Hungary and the Czech Republic.

Eisenstadt (Kismarton; Željezni grad; Željezno; Železno, Austro-Bavarian: Eisnstod) is a city in Austria, the state capital of Burgenland.

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Bilingual names in the Kingdom of Hungary after 1867


City in Hungary on the Austrian border, near Lake Neusiedl/Lake Fertő.

City in Hungary on the Austrian border, near Lake Neusiedl/Lake Fertő.

Bilingual names in the Kingdom of Hungary after 1867
Firewatch Tower (12th century)
The Main Square, Town Hall and the Firewatch Tower
Goat Church and Holy Trinity Column
Saint Michael's Church
County Hall of Győr-Moson-Sopron County
Fire Tower
Town Hall
Petőfi Theater
Esterházy Palace in the Temple Street
Orsolya Square and the Mary Fountain
New Street
Gothic house in the New Street
Előkapu Square
House, Kolostor Street 13.
Ikva Bridge
Statue of István Széchenyi
Bilingual (Hungarian/German) road signs in Sopron.
Bilingual sign

However, the western parts of Vas, Sopron and Moson counties did join Austria and today form the Austrian federal state of Burgenland, while Pressburg/Pozsony was awarded to Czechoslovakia.

🇦🇹 Eisenstadt, Austria

The West Germanic languages

Eisenstadt-Umgebung District

The West Germanic languages

The Bezirk Eisenstadt-Umgebung (Kotar Željezno-okolica) is an administrative district (Bezirk) in the federal state of Burgenland, Austria.

The administrative center of the district is Eisenstadt (Željezno), itself a statutory city outside of the district.

Kobersdorf Synagoge


Kobersdorf Synagoge

The Siebengemeinden (שֶבַע קְהִלּוֹת; Seven Communities, Hét hitközség ) were seven Jewish communities located in Eisenstadt and its surrounding area.

The Siebengemeinden (now in Austrian Burgenland, which formerly belonged to Hungary) were composed of communities in Eisenstadt, Mattersdorf (now Mattersburg), Kobersdorf, Lackenbach, Frauenkirchen, Kittsee, and Deutschkreutz (Tzeilem).

Voitsberg District district border sign

District (Austria)

Second-level division of the executive arm of the country's government.

Second-level division of the executive arm of the country's government.

Voitsberg District district border sign

In Burgenland, Carinthia, Salzburg, Styria, Upper Austria, and Tyrol, the term used is political district (politischer Bezirk).

The region also included two royal free cities, Eisenstadt and Rust; these were made into statutory cities, thus also becoming districts.

Schloss Esterhazy in Eisenstadt, Austria

Schloss Esterházy

Schloss Esterhazy in Eisenstadt, Austria
Projektierte Gartenfassade des Schlosses Esterházy by Albert Christoph Dies, 1812. Dies worked for Prince Nikolaus II during the early 19th century, and portrayed the Prince's ambitious remodeling plans on this oil painting.
Modern view of the rear of the palace -- in the end only the central portions of the classical redesign could be completed.
Red Salon; the portrait on the wall is of the Esterházy prince Paul Anton II
Inner courtyard of the palace
Entrance gate
Former stables, opposite the palace on the plaza
Orangerie in the palace grounds
In 1807 Prince Nikolaus's artist Albert Christoph Dies painted the view from the rear entrance, including the Leopoldinentempel. The view is similar today though more heavily wooded.
Leopoldinentempel today
Front view of palace from plaza
Silver dishes
Mirror table
Haydnsaal ceiling
Princess Maria Josepha Hermenegildis of Liechtenstein by Johann Georg Weikert, 1784. The wife of Nikolaus II, she was a friend and supporter of Haydn, who wrote his last six masses in celebration of her name day.

Schloss Esterházy (Esterházy-kastély) is a palace in Eisenstadt, Austria, the capital of the Burgenland state.