At the next-down tier of local government it is the administrative seat of Lower Franconia. It spans the banks of the Main. The city has around , residents. The regional dialect is East Franconian. A Bronze Age Urnfield culture refuge castle , the Celtic Segodunum ,  and later a Roman fort, stood on the hill known as the Leistenberg,  the site of the present Fortress Marienberg.
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We may earn a commission from affiliate links. High above the River Main, dominating the scene, stands the medieval Fortress Marienberg, built on the site of a former Bronze Age fort and now one of the town's top points of interest. Intense bombing at the end of WWII left more than 90 percent of the Old Town Altstadt destroyed, but it has since been painstakingly rebuilt and today offers numerous fine examples of medieval and more contemporary architecture, especially around the historic Market Square Marktplatz. A fascinating display about the tragic bombing, marked each year by the rising of the city's church bells, can be seen in the Old Town Hall.