(nɔʏ̯ˈmʏnstɐ) is one of four independent towns
. The first historic record of the precursor village "Wippendorf" dates from 1127.
Near Neumünster at Ehndorf
, there is a medium wave transmission facility for transmitting the program of "Deutschlandfunk", the Ehndorf transmitter
, which is often named incorrectly as transmitter Neumünster.