6 Sights in Güstrow, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Güstrow, Germany. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Güstrow, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Güstrow

1. Landesdenkmal für die Befreiungskrieger

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The 1813-1815 National Monument of Liberation Fighters is a monument located in Franz-Parr Square in Gustro, Germany. Built in 1863-1865, it was designed by Herman Willerbrand, an architect and consultant on Schwerin Court architecture. The sculpture was created by Georg Wiese, probably based on Albert Wolff's design. Funding came from an initiative of Güstrow citizens, as well as raising money among participants and members of the liberation war to prepare for the 50th anniversary. The groundbreaking ceremony was held on February 27, 2007. The monument was unveiled on March 12, 1863.

Wikipedia: Landesdenkmal für die Befreiungskrieger 1813–1815 (DE)

2. Pfarrkirche St. Marien

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St. Mary's Parish Church is a church in Güstrow Parish of Protestant Lutheran Church in Germany. The diocese is part of the Rostock Provost of the Mecklenburg Church District of the Evangelical Lutheran Church (Nordkirche) in northern Germany. This church is a North German brick Gothic style work, and it is a three-nave hall church. In Germany, a special feature is the parallel longitudinal roof above the nave. By the 19th century, the appearance of the facade had become uniform. Her most important work of art was the winged altar created by Brussels sculptor Jan Borman in 1522.

Wikipedia: Pfarrkirche St. Marien (Güstrow) (DE)

3. Dom zu Güstrow

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The "Dom" is a Brick Gothic Lutheran church, the largest church in the German city of Güstrow. Historically it has been built as a collegiate church. It has never been a cathedral. Initially completed in 1335, the church is the oldest extant building in Güstrow. It houses the sculpture Der Schwebende, a war memorial created by Ernst Barlach.

Wikipedia: Güstrow Dom (EN)

4. Norddeutsches Krippenmuseum

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The North German Nativity Scene Museum in the Holy Spirit Church in Güstrow has been showing Nativity scenes from all over the world in a permanent exhibition since 2007. The museum show is complemented by special exhibitions, for which, for example, private individuals make their cribs available on loan.

Wikipedia: Norddeutsches Krippenmuseum (DE)

5. Mariä Himmelfahrt

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The Catholic parish church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary is an expressionist hall church in Güstrow in the Rostock district in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. It belongs to the parish of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary in the regional deanery of Mecklenburg of the Archdiocese of Hamburg.

Wikipedia: Mariä Himmelfahrt (Güstrow) (DE)

6. Domschule

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Gustro Cathedral School, located in Cathedral Square, is a Latin school established in Gustro by John Albrecht I, Duke of Mecklenburg (1525-1576) in 1552. Built in 1575/79, it is the oldest existing school building in Mecklenburg.

Wikipedia: Domschule Güstrow (DE)

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