Blue barn in Vitte, © Hiddenseer Hafen- und Kurbetrieb
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Hall house from the beginning of the 19th century.

The original layout of the Blue Barn in Vitte on the Baltic Sea island of Hiddensee is a Low German hall house from the beginning of the 19th century. It housed not only the barn, but also the bakehouse and the living quarters of a master miller and baker. The painter Henni Lehmann acquired the old building around 1920, and she is the originator of the blue paint, to which the house owes its name to this day. The Blue Barn became known through regular exhibitions of the "Hiddensoer Künstlerinnenbund". Closely connected to this circle were Katharina Bamberg, Clara Arnheim, and Elisabeth Andrae. Likewise the most famous Hiddensee painter Elisabeth Büchsel. In the 1950s, the painter Günter Fink acquired the historic residence and lived there until his death in January 2000. The Blue Barn is the last surviving smoke house, so called because there was no chimney and the smoke escaped through cracks and crevices in the roof.

Tours of the "Blue Barn" are not possible.

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Blaue Scheune

Wiesenweg 1
18565 Vitte/Hiddensee


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Wiesenweg 1
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Gutshauskate, vacation under thatched roof, © Rittergut Streu

Kate Manor Streu

  • Streu, 18569 Schaprode

The listed manor Streu is located in the west of the Island of Rügen and was built in the 18th century in the style of classicism. It is located in the middle of a spacious park with old trees. The thatched manor house cottage on the estate is available for vacation guests.

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© TMV/Gohlke

Wiek chalk bridge

  • Freely accessible at any time
  • Hafenstraße, 18556 Wiek

The historic chalk bridge Wiek - landmark of the municipality and as "floating promenade" new, attractive excursion destination on the peninsula Wittow.

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© Hiddenseer Hafen- und Kurbetrieb

Asta Nielsen House "Karusel

  • Zum Seglerhafen, 18565 Vitte

The Asta Nielsen House in Vitte - one of a total of four houses built by the architect Max Taut.

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© TMV/Gänsicke

Surfspot Suhrendorf

  • Freely accessible at any time
  • 18569 Suhrendorf

Hang loose awaits you in Suhrendorf. With a kite and windsurf school, stores and camping site, everything is there. There's even a casual surf hostel right behind the beach. And the beach bar with a view of the sunset over the island of Hiddensee puts the icing on the cake. With southwest to north winds, you get your money's worth here.

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Visit us in our restaurant, © Hafenkater

Harbour Cat

  • Achtern Diek, 18565 Vitte / Hiddensee

Welcome to Schllings Fischhaus! The Fischhaus Hafenkater is located in the middle of the harbor of Vitte. Here (almost) everything revolves around the catch of the Hiddenseer cutter fishermen.

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© Fischereimuseum in Neuendorf

Groot Partie" fish trap shed

  • Königsbarg, 18565 Neuendorf

The building was built in 1884 by the fishermen of the then fish trap community "Groot Partie" and was ceremoniously opened in 2016 after 10 months of renovation.

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© Hiddenseer Hafen- und Kurbetrieb

Henni Lehman House

  • Wiesenweg, 18565 Vitte/Hiddensee

House of the guest

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The Homunculus puppet theater in Vitte on the island of Hiddensee., © Hiddenseer Hafen- und Kurbetrieb

Homunculus figure collection

  • Norderende, 18565 Vitte

Many puppets created by artists, which are part of the repertoire of the Seebühne Vitte, are exhibited in the Homunkulus Figurine Collection.

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© Hafen- und Kurbetrieb

Museum of local history Hiddensee

  • Kirchweg, 18565 Kloster

The museum of local history, located in one of the oldest buildings in the village of Kloster, is one of the cultural focal points of the island of Hiddensee.

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Ummanz information has vacation tips and maps ready for you, © Ummanz-Information/Schmorell

Ummanz information

  • Neue Straße, 18569 Waase

Welcome to Ummanz, the quiet sister of Rügen. As a contact point for guests, visitors and locals, the Ummanz-Info offers all important information from A like eating eels to S like surfing and Z like togetherness. Plan your varied days or book your accommodation. We are looking forward to seeing you!

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© Hiddenseer Hafen- und Kurbetrieb

Surf and sail Hiddensee

  • Norderende, 18565 Vitte / Hiddensee

On this page you have the opportunity to get more information about our water sports center.

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© Thomas Heimlich

Apartment House Dornbusch

  • Weißer Weg, 18565 Kloster/Insel Hiddensee

Our 4-star apartment house is located on the island of Hiddensee in the village of Kloster.

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© Erlebnis-Bauernhof Kliewe/Susanne Kliewe

Experience farm Kliewe

  • Mursewiek, 18569 Ummanz

Adventure farm on the Island of Rügen with cozy and comfortable apartments, own farm store and restaurant - located directly on the water. Many animals, horseback riding, a beautiful playground, bike and kettcar rental are guarantees for a great family vacation!

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© Frau Bäder Weiderer

Pension Haide-Hof

  • Haide, 18569 Haide

Pension Haide-Hof is located on the west side of the island of Ummanz, which is the "little sister" of the Island of Rügen. Ummanz belongs to the National Park of Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft and offers "pure nature"!

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© Marie Kohlen

DeafVentures

  • Suhrendorf, 18569 Ummanz

DeafVentures offers you kitesurfing courses that are adapted to your needs. The team includes two deaf kitesurfing instructors, a sign language interpreter and a hearing kitesurfing instructor who also diligently learns DGS!

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