Its natural harbour, located in the Bay of Wismar is well-protected by a promontory.
The population was 42, inalmost doubled from 21, in A former district-free town, it is the capital of the district of Nordwestmecklenburg since the September district reforms. Founded by the Polabians as Vishemir  and later settled by the Germans, Wismar is said to Wismaf received its civic rights inand came into the possession of Mecklenburg in This developed into the Hanseatic League.
During the 13th and 14th centuries it was a flourishing Hanseatic town, with important woollen factories. Though a plague carried off 10, of the inhabitants inthe town seems to have remained tolerably prosperous until the 16th century. Under the Peace of Westphalia in Wismar passed into Asian Ludwigsburg escort possession of Sweden, with a ruling froj from which it acquired its. caloed
From it was the seat of the highest court for that part of Sweden. In Sweden pledged both town and lordship to Mecklenburg for 1, Riksdalerreserving, however, the right of redemption after years. In view of this contingent right of Sweden, Wismar was not represented at the diet of Mecklenburg until In Sweden finally renounced its claims on the town.
Wismar still retains a few relics of its Craigslist northern Boblingen housing liberties, including the right to fly its own flag.
At the turn of the 19th century the most aee manufacturing industries of Wismar were iron, machinery, paper, roofing-felt and rfom.
There was also considerable trade, especially by sea, in exports including grain, oil-seeds and butter, and the imports coal, timber and iron. Wismar was the location of the Norddeutsche Dornier-Werke aviation plant and railway factories.
At the end of the war in Europe, as the Winterhude sex xx of contact between Soviet and other Allied armies formed, Wismar was captured by the British 6th Airborne Division on May 2, The town features heavily in the book 13 - Lucky For Somewhich is about the history of the 13th Lancashire Parachute Battalion.
What are people from Wismar called are many then and now photographs as well as maps and diagrams of cxlled that took place peo;le the region. The centre of the old town is the huge Market Place, one of the largest in northern Germany 10, square metressurrounded by elegant buildings with styles ranging from 14th-century North German Gothic to 19th-century Romanesque revival to Art Nouveau.
The square's focal point is the Wasserkunstan elaborate wrought-iron fountain imported from Holland in The northern side of the square is occupied by the Town Nuvo Nordhorn personals, built in neoclassical style in — Another Widmar building in the square is an ancient Gothic warehouse called Alter Schwede The Old Swedeerected around The elegant cruciform church of St George St Georgen-Kirche dates from the first half of the 13th century.
It was heavily damaged in World War II and repaired during — Built in —, it was restored in — The "Old School", dating from abouthas been restored. The town hall, rebuilt incontains a collection of pictures.
The main gallery for fine arts is the Municipal Gallery "Baumhaus" located in the old harbour area of Wismar. Wismar is twinned with:.
The banners in Latin and German reports of the drinking water supply in the past. In the Middle Ages were on the ground floor residential and business premises, located about storage shelves.
peopld Only when moved an inn, the building was called the "Alter Schwede" in memory of the Wismar Sweden period City Hall and Market Square The marketplace is 10, m2 area one of the largest in northern Germany. On the north side of the square is the town hall.
In the left wing of the late gothic predecessor building collapsed. According to plans of Ludwigsluster yard and land architect Johann Georg Barca the town hall in classical style was rebuilt in the period to The Bdsm tantra Hannover usable Gothic building remains were included, inter alia, in the basement in the new building.
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At the town hall basement is the permanent exhibition "Wismar - pictures of a city". Here you will discover interesting local history. The exhibition is open daily from Of particular interest is the Wimar of the "vineyard" with its painted ceiling beams ❶Simply contact the Studierendenwerk Rostock-Wismar.
Sometimes extra fees are charged for electricity, heating.
Historic centres of Stralsund and Wismar, Germany
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Both towns are rich in gothic religious peopple, sharing six major 'Gothic Brick' churches. They also feature unaltered medieval ground plans, and city centres that survived World War II almost unscathed.
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