Coastal Mecklenburg – Western Pomerania

Don't miss the lovely ivy-covered face of this baroque 14th-century church.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Coastal Mecklenburg – Western Pomerania attractions

1. DDR Miniatur Farhzeug Museum

0.06 MILES

This cute little museum is devoted to miniature versions of all manner of vehicles from the former East Germany, all laid out in a miniature town.

2. Ozeaneum

0.21 MILES

In an arctic-white wave-like building that leaps out from the surrounding red-brick warehouses, the state-of-the-art Ozeaneum takes you into an underwater…

3. Gorch Fock 1

0.29 MILES

Built as a training ship by the German navy in 1933, the Gorch Fock 1 is a large (82m-long) steel three-masted barque with quite a history. The Russians…

4. Nikolaikirche

0.31 MILES

This masterpiece of medieval architecture dates to 1270 and is modelled on Lübeck's Marienkirche. Its interior is awash with colour and is filled with art…

5. Rathaus

0.32 MILES

Seven copper turrets and six triangular gables grace the red-brick Gothic facade of the splendid 1370 Rathaus. The upper portion of the northern facade,…

6. Alter Markt

0.34 MILES

Stralsund's main square is a hub of its architectural treasures.

7. Welterbe Ausstellung Stralsund

0.34 MILES

This small but excellent exhibition celebrates Stralsund's listing (along with Wismar) as a Unesco World Heritage-listed site. Information is in German…

8. Meeresmuseum

0.35 MILES

The Meeresmuseum aquarium is set in a 13th-century convent building. Exhibits include a very popular sea turtle tank and polychromatic tropical fish.