Grand Ducal charm, cultural treasures and
beautiful natural scenery.

The charming state capital Schwerin attracts above all with its cultural treasure chest and is also quite charmingly located in the middle of a picturesque lake and park landscape. The impressive architecture, the famous fairytale castle, the historic old town and the imposing cathedral attract countless culture lovers every year.

From everywhere you can reach idyllic and at the same time fascinating places, enchanting lakes or romantic gardens in no time at all. And enthroned above it all, on its own island, is the city’s landmark: the castle. With its golden towers and turrets, it seems to have sprung from a fairy tale and is one of the most important creations of Romantic Historicism in Europe. Along with many other architectural masterpieces of Schwerin, it is on its way to becoming a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Almost a thousand years of history at your fingertips, sensory magic and magical moments are promised by the former grand ducal residence and it manages with ease to inspire visitors at any time of year. This is ensured not least by the numerous events. The annual spectrum ranges from high-caliber to traditional to imaginative and enchanting – guaranteed to provide the most beautiful sensory magic at any time of year.

Free booking of accommodation, information about the state capital Schwerin and the region:

Internet:; Tourist-Information im Rathaus, Am Markt 14, 19055 Schwerin, Tel.: 0385/592 52-12, E-Mail: