The total population of Liberec is about 110 000 inhabitants, rising to 250 000 inhabitants including the area surrounding.
The city’s unmistakable symbol is the Ještěd television transmitter, which enjoys great popularity among domestic and foreign visitors alike. Liberec lies close to the Jizerske Mountains, which are amply exploited for winter and summer tourism. The city attracts tourists to spend their leisure time with a range of sports activities such as skiing, cycling, hiking and golfing. The historical heart of the city offers an extensive assortment of historical monuments, providing visitors with an unforgettable cultural experience. The highlight of the city center is the Liberec town hall, located on Dr. Ed. Beneš Square. It is commonly used for various social events organized by the city. Next to the square is the Liberec Chateau. Equally interesting is the extensive tradition of the Liberec exposition grounds, which welcomes exhibitors from the Czech Republic and abroad every year.