Leoben is a city of culture, a university city, a commercial city, the center of Upper Styria, the second largest city in Styria and the seat of leading international companies. Schwammerlturm, Montanuniversität, Gösser brewery and steel production are just a few of the city's supra-regional "landmarks".
Today, Leoben presents itself as a modern, globally networked city with a high quality of life, which has successfully mastered the change processes of the past decades. The mining city has a rich cultural and leisure offering, diverse educational institutions and excellent health care. With the Upper Styrian mountains on its "doorstep", Leoben offers numerous recreational areas, sports facilities and hiking trails as well as the Asia Spa as a first-class wellness oasis.
As a business and research location, Leoben is home to several global players, one of Austria's most renowned universities and numerous scientific institutions that create high-quality jobs and future prospects for the region.
A history of more than 1000 years, the tradition as a center of mining and metallurgy, as a beer town and as a student city - all this is reflected in the cityscape, but also in the lively customs and combines urban flair with regional identity.
For more information about Leoben, please visit the official homepage of the Tourismusverband Leoben.
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