Lamspringe is a village and a municipality in the district of Hildesheim, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately 20 km south of Hildesheim. Since 1 November 2016, the former municipalities Harbarnsen, Neuhof, Sehlem and Woltershausen are part of the municipality Lamspringe.
|• Mayor||Andreas Humbert|
|• Total||70.46 km2 (27.20 sq mi)|
|Elevation||211 m (692 ft)|
|• Density||80/km2 (210/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
It was known historically as the seat of the former Lamspringe Abbey, of which the church and other buildings remain.
Sons and daughters of the placeEdit
- Kurt Hotmeyer (1905-1967), SS doctor
- Richard Mühe (1929-2009), watchmaker and physicist
- Lothar Hampe (born 1946), politician (CDU)