Theme Week Carinthia – Hüttenberg

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Historic blast furnaces in der Heft © Mefusbren69

Historic blast furnaces in der Heft © Mefusbren69

Hüttenberg (Slovene: Železni Hrib) is a town in the district of Sankt Veit an der Glan with 1,500 inhabitants.

Heinrich Harrer was born in the town and was an moutaineer, sportsman, geographer, and author. A museum is dedicated to him today.

Mining Museum Knappenberg © JJ55/cc-by-sa-3.0 St Johann Castle am Pressen © Mefusbren69 Municipal office © Johann Jaritz/cc-by-sa-3.0 Harrer Museum, seen from Tibetian pilgrimage-path Lingkor © Johann Jaritz/cc-by-sa-3.0 Castle Suessenstein © JJ55/cc-by-sa-3.0 Historic blast furnaces in der Heft © Mefusbren69
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Harrer Museum, seen from Tibetian pilgrimage-path Lingkor © Johann Jaritz/cc-by-sa-3.0
The municipality includes the Görtschitz valley in the southern foothills of the Seetal Alps. On the north, it borders Styria.

Neighboring municipalities are Reichenfels, Bad Sankt Leonhard, and Wolfsberg on the east, Klein Sankt Paul on the south, and Guttaring and Friesach on the west.

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