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Our town

Our town: Lingen (Ems)
Lingen is a modern and historical town with a population of 57,000. It is considered the cultural and economic centre of the region. Retail trade, gastronomy and weekly markets characterise the lively...
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Districts
Ten districts form the outer frame of the town of Lingen: Altenlingen, Baccum, Bramsche, Brockhausen, Brögbern, Clusorth-Bramhar, Darme, Holthausen, Laxten and Schepsdorf.
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Stolpersteine
Stolpersteine point to the fate of the persecuted and murdered Jewish citizens of Lingen.
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Town twinning schemes
Five town twinning schemes (link) enrich urban life and connect citizens beyond the borders of the country: Burton upon Trent/East Staffordshire (UK), Bielawa (Poland), Marienberg (Germany), Salt (Spa...
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New citizen
New in Lingen? In the new citizens brochure you will find important information about our town. Our films offer you an insight into the diversity of Lingen. Films and the brochure are only available i...
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Honorary citizenship
The award of honorary citizenship is the most important distinction that a municipality or city can bestow on personalities. The following people are currently honorary citizens of the city of Lingen ...
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Fair trade town
Lingen has been a fair trade town since 2015: We support fair trade and are committed to sustainable products.
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Photos from above: ©Karl-Heinz Berger, k.A., k.A., k.A., k.A., k.A., k.A.