🇩🇪 Bad Dürkheim is a spa town in the Rhine-Neckar urban agglomeration, and is the seat of the Bad Dürkheim district in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
Economy Bad Dürkheim's main industry is winegrowing. With 855 ha (3.3 square miles) of vineyards under cultivation, the town is the Palatinate’s third biggest winegrowing centre. In Rhineland-Palatinate as a whole, it ranks fourth. Nevertheless, tourism and health promotion play an important role. Some spa clinics have located in the town. Furthermore, Bad Dürkheim was one of the few places in Germany with a graduation tower that was still being run, until it all but burnt down in 2007. It was rebuilt in 2010. Among midsize businesses, the paper and wood industry is represented, along with various technology businesses.
Bad Dürkheim has a population of over 18,553 people. Bad Dürkheim also forms the centre of the wider Bad Dürkheim district which has a population of over 133,004 people.
Twin Towns – Sister Cities Bad Dürkheim is twinned with: 🇫🇷 Paray-le-Monial, France; 🏴 Wells, Somerset, England, UK 🇵🇱 Kluczbork, Poland; 🇩🇪 Kempten im Allgäu, Germany; 🇩🇪 Bad Berka, Germany; 🇩🇪 Michelstadt, Germany; 🇺🇸 Emmaus, Pennsylvania, USA.