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Neubrandenburg
Neubrandenburg skyline with Tollensesee
Neubrandenburg skyline with Tollensesee
Coat of arms of Neubrandenburg
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Mecklenburgische Seenplatte
Elevation
20 m (70 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 63,761
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
17033, 17034, 17036, 17050
Dialling codes 0395
Vehicle registration NB
Website www.neubrandenburg.de

Neubrandenburg (New Brandenburg, IPA: [nɔʏˈbʁandənbʊʁk]) is a city in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is in the southeastern part of the state, at the shore of a lake called the Tollensesee.

The city was founded in the year 1248.

Till September 4, 2011 Neubrandenburg was a urban district.

Since march 2015 Silvio Witt is the mayor of Neubrandenburg. He is the succesor of Paul Krüger (CDU).

Neubrandenburg was founded by the knight Herbord von Raven in the year 1248.


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