January Learn how and when to remove this template message Roter Turm red tower Theater Chemnitz offers a variety of theatre: In , Chemnitz had a population of , and, like Leipzig and Dresden, was larger at that time than today. The Chemnitz petrified forest is located in the courtyard of Kulturkaufhaus Tietz. In , the town became subordinate to the Margraviate of Meissen , the predecessor of the Saxon state. News outlets reported about mob violence and riots.
At the end of the war, the company's executives fled and relocated the company in Ingolstadt , Bavaria, where it evolved into Audi , now a brand within the Volkswagen group. Violent clashes occurred between far-right protesters and far-left counter protesters, leading to injuries. Some tourist sites were reconstructed during the East German era and after German reunification. From now on, this city bears the proud and mandatory name Karl-Marx-Stadt. The headquarters of the auto manufacturer Auto Union were also based in Chemnitz since and its buildings were also badly damaged. Also within the city limits, in the district of Rabenstein, is the smallest castle in Saxony, Rabenstein Castle. The people who live here do not look back, but look forward to a new and better future. The city was occupied by Soviet troops on 8 May Alfred Gunzenhauser, who lived in Munich, had a collection of some 2, pieces of modern art , including many paintings and drawings by Otto Dix , Karl Schmidt-Rottluff and others. Weimar Republic[ edit ] As a working-class industrial city, it was a powerful center of socialist political organization after World War I. On 1 June , the city was officially renamed. Chemnitz is the only major German city whose centre was re-planned after , similar to the reconstruction of several other German cities in the immediate post-war years. In Chemnitz city more than 66, square meters of retail space have emerged. I carry out the solemn act of renaming the city and declare: The then layout of the city centre was rejected in favour of a new road network. More than one third of the population worked in textile production. However, the original plans were not completed. USAAF bombers attacked the marshalling yards. Before the world economic crises , it was supposed[ by whom? The Museum Gunzenhauser , formerly a bank, opened on 1 December On 23 April , a referendum on the future name of the city was held: The mobs outnumbered the local police presence. The Botanischer Garten Chemnitz is a municipal botanical garden , and the Arktisch-Alpiner Garten der Walter-Meusel-Stiftung is a non-profit garden specializing in arctic and alpine plants. After losing inhabitants due to the First World War Chemnitz grew rapidly again and reached its all-time peak of , inhabitants in The first major raid on Chemnitz used RAF bombers, but due to cloud cover most bombs fell over open countryside. The protests started after two immigrants were arrested in connection with the murder of Daniel H. There are many other towns named Kamienica or Kamenice in areas with past or present Slavic settlement.
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