Luisentor with powder tower, © Hansestadt Demmin
Historical Buildings

The Luisentor is the only preserved town gate in Demmin.

The gate was called the Cow Gate until 1821. In the past, the farmers drove their cows out of the gate in the morning and back in the evening. From sunset to sunrise the gate wings were locked. The gate served for the town security. The first floor is made of fieldstones with a pointed arched passage (ca. 13th century), the rectangular gate tower is made of brick with ornamentation (ca. 15th century). It carries a gable roof between the stepped gables. Below the gable end there was a wooden battlement. Since a visit of the Prussian Princess Luise to Demmin, the gate and the street were renamed after her in 1821. Until 1844, city duty was still collected at the Luisentor. The Luisentor has been used in many ways and has been a prison, a restaurant and from 1952 to 2002 a youth hostel. Since the modernization in 2006 it is used by the city for its guests.

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Exterior view manor house Altbauhof, © Gutshaus Altbauhof

Manor house old farm Dargun

  • Altbauhof, 17159 Dargun

Nestled in the cultural landscape of Dargun Castle and the monastery church, the manor house is located at the end of the road. To the building belongs one hectare of garden land, which is adjoined by the old manor pond surrounded by ancient trees. The grounds are very spacious, offering a magnificent view over the fields and the nature park "Große Rosin/ Kummerower See" with its rare bird species, such as kingfisher and marsh rail, and attracting ornithologists from all over the world.

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Castle Schmarsow

  • Schmarsow, 17129 Kruckow

Schmarsow Castle was built in 1697/98 and is one of the oldest buildings in the region. 4 vacation apartments (12 beds) and the social rooms in the castle as well as the Kavaliershaus (7 beds) are offered. The gardens are also available for guests.

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Monastery Church of St. Mary, © burgentourist.de

Dargun Monastery and Castle

  • Schloss, 17159 Dargun

The town of Dargun's flagship and an attraction for many visitors are the mighty walls of the monastery and castle complex.

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Broock Castle with Lenné Park, 2013, © Christian Schmidt

Broock Castle and Estate

  • Gutshof Broock, 17129 Alt Tellin

Broock Castle, once the social center of the region and the largest private stud farm in Vorpommern, will be developed into a supra-regional conference and cultural center in the coming years.

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Our village store - on the edge of the estate, right by the road., © Schloss Broock GmbH & Co. KG - Jan Fischer

Village store Broock

  • Open today
  • Gutshof Broock, 17129 Alt Tellin

After decades without a shop and restaurant in Broock, our village store with café and beer garden is now open, on the edge of the future Schlossgut Broock cultural and conference center and in the middle of the beautiful Tollensetal valley.

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© Stadt Dargun

Dargun castle park

  • Schloss, 17159 Dargun

In Dargun Castle Park you can walk along historical paths.

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Hohenbrünzow Castle: A new spring is coming ..., © Gernot Pohl 2019

Hohenbrünzow Castle & Estate

  • Hohenbrünzow, 17111 Hohenmocker

Four generations under one roof - Kulturgut Hohenbrünzow is gradually becoming a free space for artists, a place of encounter - which promotes culture and education and places value on sustainability.

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Dargun station exterior view, © BAHNHOF Dargun

BAHNHOF Dargun - CAFÉ || B&B || EVENTS

  • Bahnhofstr., 17159 Dargun

This beautiful station building from 1907 has been lovingly renovated and restored. The station has been run as a guesthouse and café for many years.

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© Disterheft

Café in the brewery

  • Open today
  • Kirchstr., 17111 Verchen

Cakes - Pies - Homemade organic lemonades - Ka eespecialties

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© Flussentdecker

River explorers: houseboat and motor yacht rentals

  • Loitzer Str., 17109 Demmin

Take a houseboat or boat across the Peene River and enjoy nature.

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Horse in its box, © Bombis

ReiterHof Peeneland

  • Hof Peeneland, 17111 Meesiger

Idyllically situated on the shores of Lake Kummerow, the equestrian farm is surrounded by a hilly landscape. The surrounding fields and forests are perfect for horseback riding.

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© Alte Schule Barlin

Old school Barlin

  • Barlin, 17159 Dargun

Experience two separate vacation resorts on 30,000 m2 in the middle of the unspoiled nature of the Mecklenburg Lake District. We offer children's vacations, vacation apartments & hunting vacations!

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"Uns lütt Museum e.V." Dargun, © Stadt Dargun

"Uns lütt Museum" Dargun

  • Open today
  • 17159 Dargun

The name is deceptive, because in 17 rooms, on 2000m² of exhibition space and in the open-air grounds, you will find the region's largest museum of everyday history - a museum to touch and try out.

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© Bootsfahrschule Ostseewassersport Poseidon

Boat driving school Baltic Sea water sports - Poseidon

  • Mozartstraße, 17109 Demmin

The boat driving school Ostseewassersport - Poseidon offers professional training for the boat driving license. The practical training for the boat driving license engine is five hours here and is the only training center in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, which offers this long five-hour practical training.

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© Christa Labouvie

Camping and camper site Amazonascamp Loitz

  • Mühlentorvorstadt, 17121 Loitz

Discover the Amazon Camp, a well-equipped campsite, idyllically located in the middle of the Peene Valley River Landscape Nature Park.

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