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Country  Luxembourg
Area rank  62nd of 105
Lowest elevation  201 m (659 ft)
Area  12.31 km²
Lau 2  12001
Canton  Mersch
Highest elevation  372 m (1,220 ft)
Time zone  CET (UTC+1)
Local time  Thursday 5:38 AM
Colmar-Berg

Weather  11°C, Wind W at 11 km/h, 96% Humidity

Colmar-Berg (Luxembourgish: Colmer-Bierg, German: Colmar-Berg) is a commune and town in central Luxembourg, in the canton of Mersch. It is situated at the confluence of the rivers Attert and Alzette.

Map of Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg

As of 2005, the town of Colmar-Berg, which lies in the east of the commune, has a population of 1,711. Colmar-Berg is the site of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg's principal residence, Berg Castle. It is also the site of a Goodyear tyre factory.

The commune was known as simply 'Berg' until 25 March 1991.

The "Centre de Formation pour Conducteurs" (French for "Drivers' Training Centre") is also in Colmar-Berg. Every person has to make an "Obligatory Course" after they got their driving license in order for it to become a definitive license. This has to be done in the timespan after three months and before two years after the person passed their practical driving test.

References

Colmar-Berg Wikipedia