Hansestadt Rostock
Neuer Markt 1 D
D-18055 Rostock

Dr. Andreas Schubert
(project manager)
phone: +49 (381) 3811107
fax: +49 (381) 3819808

Dr. Steffen Stuth
(historian, museum expert)
phone: +49 (381) 2035915
fax: +49 (381) 2035913

Hanseatic City of Rostock

The City of Rostock dates back nearly 800 years as a Hanseatic and harbour city. With its 200,000 inhabitants, and a hinterland of app. 300.000 inhabitants it is the largest city in the federal state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, and is also the academic, cultural and economic centre of the state.

Rostock has a rich tradition as a port and university city and is among Germany’s prime locations for the fields of maritime technology, biotechnology and medical technology.

But it strengths do not only lie in science and economy, but also in culture and tourism. Historical heritage Inner City and also the seaside resort fisher village of Warnemünde with its unique flair are magnets for both domestic and international tourists.