Municipality o Sežana

The Municipality o Sežana (Slovene: Občina Sežana) is a municipality in the Littoral region o Slovenie, near the Italian border.[2] The seat o the municipality is the toun o Sežana. The municipality wis established on 6 November 1994, when the umwhile Municipality o Sežana wis dissolvit intae fower smawer municipalities (Divača, Komen, Hrpelje–Kozina, an Sežana).

Municipality of Sežana

Občina Sežana
Location of the Municipality of Sežana in Slovenia
Location of the Municipality of Sežana in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°44′N 13°53′E / 45.733°N 13.883°E / 45.733; 13.883Coordinates: 45°44′N 13°53′E / 45.733°N 13.883°E / 45.733; 13.883
Country Slovenia
Govrenment
 • MayorDavorin Terčon
Area
 • Total217.4 km2 (83.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2002)[1]
 • Total12,583
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02 (CEST)
Websitewww.sezana.si

HistoryEedit

Slavic tribes, ancestors o modren Slovenes, first settled the aurie in the late 6t hunderyear A.D. In the Middle Ages, the aurie belangit tae the Duchy o Friuli an the Patriairchate o Aquileia, till it wis conquered bi the Coonts o Gorizia in the 14t hunderyear. In 1500, it fell unner the Habsburg dominion an it wis includit in the Coonty o Gorizia an Gradisca.

SichtsEedit

The Lipica Stud Farm is locatit in the municipality, as are several picturesque veelages.[3]

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