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Valašské Meziříčí

Valašské Meziříčí
Town square
Coat of arms
Country Czech Republic
Region Zlín
District Vsetín
Commune Valašské Meziříčí
River Bečva
Elevation 294 m (965 ft)
Area 35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Population 27,960
Density 799 / km2 (2,069 / sq mi)
First mentioned 1377
Mayor Jiří Částečka
Timezone CET (UTC+1)
 - summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 757 01
Location in the Czech Republic
Location in the Czech Republic
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Valašské Meziříčí (Czech pronunciation: ; German: Wallachisch Meseritsch) is a town in the Zlín Region, the Czech Republic. The town has 27,960 inhabitants.

Vsetínská Bečva and Rožnovská Bečva rivers join in the town to form the Bečva River.


  • Main sights 1
  • History 2
  • International relations 3
    • Twin towns 3.1
  • Notable residents who were born here 4
  • External links 5

Main sights


The first mention of Valasske Mezirici dates from the 13th century. The name cames from the words "mezi-rici" (between-rivers).

International relations

Twin towns

Valašské Meziříčí is twinned with:

Notable residents who were born here

External links

  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
  • Official website (Czech)
  • Official website (English)

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