Židlochovice (Czech pronunciation: [ˈʒɪdloxovɪtsɛ]; German: Groß Seelowitz) is a town in Brno-Country District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic. It has around 3,800 inhabitants.
Židlochovice lies approximately 18 kilometres (11 mi) south of Brno.
Until 1918, Gross-Seelowitz – Židlochovice (named Seelowitz before 1867) was part of the Austrian monarchy (Austria side after the compromise of 1867), in the Auspitz – Hustopeče District, one of the 34 Bezirkshauptmannschaften in Moravia.A post-office was opened in 1850.
John III of Pernstein (1487–1548), nobleman
Wenzel von Linhart (1821–1877), Austrian surgeon
Maurice Strakosch (1825–1887), American musician and impresario
Manó Kogutowicz (1851–1908), Hungarian cartographer
Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen (1856–1936), member of the House of Habsburg, Supreme Commander
Archduke Charles Stephen of Austria (1860–1933), member of the House of Habsburg
Archduke Eugen of Austria (1863–1954), member of the House of Habsburg
Twin towns – sister cities
Židlochovice is twinned with: