Appenzell is a village, a town, but not a municipality, and the capital of the canton of in . Appenzell has no municipal government of its own; rather, the different parts of Appenzell belong to and are governed by the districts Appenzell, and .
Photo: Patrick Nouhailler, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a ruined castle in the of the canton of in . Photo: Lokolia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Ramessos, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a castle in the of the canton of in . Photo: Schofför, CC BY-SA 2.5 ch.

Localities in the Area

District is a district of the canton of in . is situated 5 km west of Appenzell. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 4 km southeast of Appenzell. Photo: Paebi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the northernmost summit of the Appenzell Alps. is situated 5 km south of Appenzell. Photo: Flyout, CC BY-SA 3.0.


47.33° or 47° 19' 47.8" north
9.41° or 9° 24' 35.8" east
IATA airport code
United Nations Location Code
783 metres (2569 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 240102374
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Apencel
  • Albanian: Apenceli
  • Albanian: Appenzell
  • Arabic: أبنزل
  • Armenian: Ապենցել
  • Basque: Appenzell
  • Belarusian: Апэнцэль
  • Bosnian: Appenzell
  • Bulgarian: Апенцел
  • Catalan: Appenzell (ciutat)
  • Catalan: Appenzell
  • Cebuano: Appenzell
  • Chechen: Аппенцелль
  • Chinese: 亞本塞
  • Chinese: 阿彭策尔
  • Chinese: 阿彭策爾
  • Chuvash: Аппенцелль
  • Croatian: Appenzell
  • Czech: Appenzell
  • Danish: Appenzell
  • Dutch: Appenzell
  • Esperanto: Apencelo
  • Finnish: Appenzell
  • French: Appenzell
  • Galician: Appenzell
  • German: Appenzell
  • Greek: Άπεντσελ
  • Hebrew: אפנצל
  • Hungarian: Appenzell (town)
  • Indonesian: Appenzell
  • Italian: Appenzell
  • Japanese: アッペンツェル
  • Japanese: アペンツェル
  • Korean: 아펜첼
  • Latin: Abbatis cella
  • Latvian: Apencelle
  • Lithuanian: Apencelis
  • Lithuanian: Appenzell
  • Norwegian: Appenzell
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Appenzell
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Appenzell
  • Persian: آپنزل
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  • Polish: Appenzell
  • Portuguese: Appenzell
  • Romanian: Appenzell
  • Russian: Аппенцелль
  • Scottish Gaelic: Appenzell
  • Serbian: Apencel
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  • Serbian: Апенцел
  • Serbo-Croatian: Appenzell
  • Slovak: Appenzell
  • Spanish: Appenzell
  • Swedish: Appenzell
  • Swiss German: Appezöll
  • Thai: อัพเพินท์เซลล์
  • Tosk Albanian: Appenzell
  • Turkish: Appenzell
  • Ukrainian: Аппенцелль
  • Urdu: اپینسیل
  • Welsh: Appenzell
  • Western Panjabi: اپنسیل

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