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Falkenstein Harz (Saxony-Anhalt)

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Falkenstein is a town in the Aschersleben-Stabfurt district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is located on the northeastern edge of the Harz, approximately 10 kilometers west of Aschersleben. Saxony-Anhalt is one of the sixteen Bundeslander that make up the Federal Republic of Germany. It has an area of 20,447 square kilometers, and a population of 2.6 million. Its capital is Magdeburg. The state's name is sometimes spelled Saxony Anhalt in English. The town was created in 2002 from the town Ermsleben and 6 other municipalities. It was named after the castle Falkenstein, in the southwestern part of town.
Falkenstein is also known as the town of best geographical environment and has traced its origins back to prehistoric times. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and can also enjoy its natural beauty concealed by the beautiful landscapes.

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