It was founded sometime before 1102, when it was first mentioned in history as a market-town.
Today, Lorrach is known for its luxurious and non-traditional villas, earthquakes, Rotteln Castle, for being the capitol of Germany for one day during the Revolutions of 1849, and as the location of the largest Milka chocolate factory.
People Born in Lorrach
Lorrach in People's Lives
Viktoria Tolstoy: I performed a concert here in 2012.