Bad Blankenburg

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Bad Blankenburg:

see BlankenburgBlankenburg
, Blankenburg am Harz
, or Bad Blankenburg
, city (1994 pop. 18,680), Saxony-Anhalt, E central Germany. It is a spa located at the northern foot of the Harz Mts. and is also known for its tree and seed nurseries, ironworks, and stone quarries.
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, Germany.
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Bad Blankenburg, Germany, November 05, 2011 --( The company manufactures drive pulleys, bend pulleys and link pulleys as well as special products for, amongst others, steel refining and the food industry.
When the German educator Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel opened the first kindergarten in Bad Blankenburg, Germany, in 1840, he was thinking nice thoughts about children, wooden blocks, creative play and growing flowers.
Standing on a hill outside of Keilhau, now called Froebelblick, as he contemplated his new conceptual framework for a school for the very young child, Froebel coined the term "kindergarten." In 1839, he opened the first kindergarten in Bad Blankenburg. A man of many failures, at last he had found his life's most important work.
Nestled in the Thuringian countryside's hills and forests lie the Froebel destinations of Oberweissbach, Keilhau, Bad Blankenburg, and Schweina, all of which are near Eisenach, Germany.
Bad Blankenburg, the First Kindergarten of the World.
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