Greifswald University

Founded in 1456 by the mayor, Heinrich Rubenow, the university is the oldest in Europe. The main building dates from the 18C. The pediment bears the arms of the Swedish royal family, together with those of Pomerania.

Useful information

Address : 

Rubenowplatz, 17489 Greifswald

Nearby tourist attractions

St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
The original church became a basilica in
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Market Square
Market Square
The town hall is characterized by
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Pommersches Landesmuseum
Pommersches Landesmuseum
Of particular interest is the impressive
Greifswald Church
Greifswald Church
This church with three naves (13C and
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Ruins of the Eldena Cloister Ruins of the Eldena Cloister
Ruins of the Eldena Cloister
The old Cistercian abbey, founded in
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Other ideas « Patrimony »

St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
The original church became a basilica in
0:30
Market Square
Market Square
The town hall is characterized by
0:15
Greifswald Church
Greifswald Church
This church with three naves (13C and
0:15
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
The original church became a basilica in
0:30
Pommersches Landesmuseum
Pommersches Landesmuseum
Of particular interest is the impressive
Greifswald Church
Greifswald Church
This church with three naves (13C and
0:15
See all