Sights & Attractions in Schleswig-Holstein and the Baltic Coast


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Name Category Location
Alter Markt
The Alter Markt has the best local architecture,...
Squares Stralsund
Altfriesisches Haus
For a glimpse of the rugged lives of 19th-century...
Museums / Galleries Sylt
In the egg-shaped Altstadt, proof of Lübeck's...
Squares Lubeck
This small town is the island's administrative...
Towns Rugen Island
The largest resort town on Rügen's east...
Towns Rugen Island
Two highly respectable-looking mansions are...
Museums / Galleries Lubeck
Deutsches Meeresmuseum
The Stralsund aquarium of Baltic Sea life is...
Zoos / Aquariums Stralsund
The home of the former dukes of Mecklenburg...
Castles / Palaces Wismar
Günter Grass-Haus
Near the museum is the second mansion, which is...
Museums / Galleries Lubeck
Take a look inside the entrance hall of this...
Hospitals Lubeck
Off the northwest corner of Rügen is a smaller...
Islands Rugen Island
The Sylt island's unofficial capital is the main...
Towns Sylt
Kap Arkona
Marking the northernmost point in eastern...
Nautical Sites Rugen Island
A former cloister, 40 of its rooms now house two...
Religious Sites Stralsund
This pedestrian-only shooping street stretches...
Neighborhoods / Streets Rostock
Kulturhistorisches Museum
This museum exhibits diverse artifacts from more...
Museums / Galleries Stralsund
Lübecker Dom
Construction of this, the city's oldest building,...
Religious Sites Lubeck
The impressive redbrick Gothic structure, which...
Religious Sites Lubeck
The ruins of this church with its 250-foot tower,...
Religious Sites Wismar
One of the largest and best preserved squares in...
Squares Wismar
The Naturschutzgebiet Kampener Vogelkoje
Built in the mid-17th century, this conservation...
Nature Preserves Sylt
Neuer Markt
Here, you'll immediately notice the architectural...
Squares Rostock
The heart of this town, 28 km (17 miles)...
Towns Rugen Island
Dating from 1240, the Rathaus is among the...
Government Buildings Lubeck
Rotes Kliff
One of the island's best-known features is this...
Viewpoints Sylt
This small fishing town is the island's harbor...
Towns Rugen Island
Tracing the history of shipping on the Baltic,...
Museums / Galleries Rostock
St. Georgen zu Wismar
This church, another victim of the war, stands...
Religious Sites Wismar
St. Marienkirche
This four-century-old church, the Gothic...
Religious Sites Rostock
St. Marienkirche
This enormous church is the largest of...
Religious Sites Stralsund
St. Nikolaikirche
The late-Gothic church, with a 120-foot-high...
Religious Sites Wismar
St. Nikolaikirche
The treasures of the 13th-century Gothic church...
Religious Sites Stralsund
St. Severin Church
The 800-year-old church was built on the highest...
Religious Sites Sylt
Sylter Heimatmuseum
This small museum tells the centuries-long...
Museums / Galleries Sylt
To'n Zägenkrog
If you have an hour to spare, wander among the...
Houses / Mansions Wismar
The triangular University Square, commemorating...
Squares Rostock
The island's major town is not quite as...
Parks Sylt
Zoologischer Garten
Here you'll find one of the largest...
Zoos / Aquariums Rostock


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