Asparn an der Zaya#
Asparn an der Zaya, Lower Austria, market town in the district of Mistelbach, alt. 222 m, pop. 1,688, area 40.49 km2, west of Mistelbach. - Museum fuer Urgeschichte des Landes Niederoesterreich (Museum of Pre-History of the Province of Lower Austria) in Asparn Palace (formerly a moated castle, expanded 1421, altered in 17th century), copies of prehistoric dwellings, workshops and the like in the Palace park; Weinlandmuseum (Wine Region Museum) in Minorite monastery (1735). Fortified church and Lower Austrian Schulmuseum (school museum) in Michelstetten. - The Leiser Berge nature preserve is located to the southwest of Asparn an der Zaya.
Further reading#J. Bernold et al, Asparn Geschichtsbuch, 1992.