Greifswald University

Founded in 1456 by the mayor, Heinrich Rubenow, the university is named after one of its students, the poet Ernst Moritz Arndt. The main building was built in the 18C. The pediment bears the arms of the Swedish royal family, together with those of Pomerania.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Rubenowplatz

Nearby tourist attractions

St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
St Nicholas's Cathedral, Greifswald
The original church became a basilica in
30 minutes
Market Square
Market Square
The town hall is characterized by
15 minutes
Pommersches Landesmuseum
Pommersches Landesmuseum
Of particular interest is the impressive
Greifswald Church
Greifswald Church
This church with three naves (13C and
15 minutes
Ruins of the Eldena Cloister
Ruins of the Eldena Cloister
The old Cistercian cloister, founded in
30 minutes
See all

Other ideas « Patrimony »

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

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

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