Bruck an der Mur

Austria

Bruck an der Mur is a city of some 13,500 people located in the district Bruck-Mürzzuschlag, in the Austrian state of Styria. It is located at the confluence of the Mur and Mürz Rivers. Its manufacturing includes metal products and paper. Bruck is located on the Graz to Vienna main line, and is an important regional rail junction.

Main sights

There is a 15th-century Gothic church in the city.

In the centre, there is also the famous Kornmesser house, built in the Venetian style by Pankraz Kornmess in the 15th century. There is also the Iron Well with its famous lace-like dome.

The castle of Landskron burned down in the great fire of 1792. After that fire, just two of 166 houses were left standing.

Culture

Near Bruck is a recreation area called Weitental. Every August a well-known artist and clown festival called Murenschalk is held.

Contact

Bruck an der Mur
email
stadt@bruckmur.at
address
Koloman-Wallisch-Platz 1, 8600 Bruck an der Mur
phone
+43(0)3862 - 890