11 Sights in Schwerin, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Schwerin, 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 11 sights are available in Schwerin, Germany.

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1. Schweriner Marstall

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The Marstall of the Mecklenburg-Western Pomeranian state capital Schwerin is located on a small headland, the former Wadewiesen, today Marstall peninsula, on the western shore of the Schwerin inner lake on the Werderstraße. The area was integrated into the grounds of the Federal Horticultural Show 2009 in 2009. Since 1990, the Marstall has housed the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, from 1997 temporarily parts of the Technical State Museum and since 2009 the Ministry of Labour, Equality and Social Affairs.

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2. Löwe

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The market in Schwerin is a rectangular historical market in the old city of Schwerin, whose history can be traced back to the urban foundation in 1160. It is also known as the Altstädtischer Markt to distinguish it from the shelf market of the independent Neustadt (shelf) before 1832. It is located to the south of the cathedral. Four buildings around the square are protected.

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3. Staatliches Museum Schwerin

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The Staatliches Museum Schwerin is an art gallery and museum in Schwerin in Germany. It was established by Frederick Francis II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin in 1882 its historicist Haupthaus as the Staatsgalerie next to the Staatstheater. Its other locations are opposite the Schweriner Schloss and in the former residences at Schloss Güstrow and Schloss Ludwigslust.

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4. Demmler Mausoleum

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Georg Adolph Demmler, also: Georg Adolf Demmler was a German architect, socialist and politician first to the left -liberal southern German People's Party (DTVP) and later the Socialist Workers' Party of Germany (SAP). As an architect, he created many buildings that are particularly shaped by the cityscape of Schwerin. Some are listed.

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5. Schleifmühle

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Schleifmühle Niteshift (talk) / Public domain

Schleifmühle Schwerin is a grinder driven by underground water wheels, used to process 18th century stone. It is located in Schwerin, the capital of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. After the closure of the factory, the factory was expanded into a museum exhibition facility in 1985. This building is a technical and cultural monument.

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6. Schelfkirche

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Schelfkirche Fotoarchiv der Ev.-Luth. Kirchengemeinde St. Nikolai Schwerin. Recherche / Bearbeitung: Dr. Günter Pinzke / Copyrighted free use

The church of St. Nikolai Schwerin, also called Schelfkirche, is a baroque brick church in the Schelfstadt district of Schwerin in the form of a central building from the early 18th century. It is one of the few baroque brick churches of northern Germany and the first major reclamatory church building in Mecklenburg.

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7. Altes Palais

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The old palace in the Mecklenburg-Vorpommersche state capital Schwerin is a half-timbered building on the old garden. The building, which was once used as a ducal residence, is now the seat of the state parliament. It is under monument protection.

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8. Paulskirche

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The Paulskirche is a neo -Gothic church in Schwerin. It belongs to the Evangelical-Lutheran parish of Schwerin St. Paul in the Propstei Wismar, Mecklenburg church district of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Northern Germany.

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9. Siegessäule

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Siegessäule Hermsnn Willebrand / Gustav Willgohs / Public domain

The Victory Column on the Old Garden in Schwerin is a "monument to the Mecklenburgers who remained in the war of 1870/71". On the column stands the allegorical figure Megalopolis, which personifies the state of Mecklenburg.

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10. Propsteikirche Sankt Anna

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Propsteikirche Sankt Anna Rabanus Flavus / Public domain

Propsteikirche St. of Schwerin. Anna, the mother church of all Catholic churches in Mecklenburg, was once the seat of the auxiliary bishops of the Archdiocese of Hamburg, serving as the bishop's pastor in Mecklenburg.

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11. Friedrich Franz II

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Equestrian monument to Friedrich Franz II. Schwerin is the only historical equestrian monument in Mecklenburg and the main work of sculptor Ludwig Bruno. It is located in Schwerin Castle Garden, close to the castle.

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