name = Polanica-Zdrój
image_shield = POL Polanica-Zdrój COA.svg
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = POL
subdivision_type1 = Voivodeship
subdivision_name1 = Lower Silesian
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Kłodzko
subdivision_name3 = Polanica-Zdrój (urban gmina)
latd = 50 | latm = 24 | lats = | latNS = N | longd = 16 | longm = 31 | longs = | longEW = E
area_total_km2 = 17.22
population_density_km2 = auto
population_as_of = 2006
population_total = 6900
website = http://www.polanica.pl
Polanica-Zdrój [IPA-pl|p|o|l|a|'|n|i|c|a|-|'|z|d|r|u|j] ( _de. Bad Altheide) is a
townin Kłodzko County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland.
It lies approximately convert|11|km|mi|0 south-west of
Kłodzko, and convert|89|km|mi|0 south-west of the regional capital Wrocław. As at 2006, the town has a population of 6,900.
Polanica-Zdrój was first documented in 1347 under the name "Heyde"; at the time it belonged to the House of
Glaubitz. In 1645 the town was destroyed by Swedish troops during the Thirty Years' War. It grew quickly during the 19th century, becoming a popular health resortin the 1870s. In 1890 a rail connection to Glatz was completed. The town became part of Poland after World War IIended in 1945.
The amateur film festival
POL-8takes place in Polanica-Zdrój. The town is twinned with Telgtein Germany. Since 1963, it has hosted the annual Akiba RubinsteinMemorial chess tournament, honoring the great Polish Grandmaster (1882-1961). This event always attracts a high-class field of top players.
Numbers of inhabitants:
* [http://www.polanica.pl/ Official web site, in Polish, English and German]
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