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Wismar
Market Square with the waterworks from 1602 (Wasserkunst), landmark of Wismar
Market Square with the waterworks from 1602 (Wasserkunst), landmark of Wismar
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Coat of arms of Wismar
Coat of arms
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Nordwestmecklenburg
Elevation
15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2019-12-31)
 • Total 42,963
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
23952, 23966, 23968, 23970
Dialling codes 03841
Vehicle registration HWI

Wismar is a town in northern Germany. It is on the Baltic Sea, in the state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. It is about 45 kilometres (28 miles) east of Lübeck, and 30 km north of Schwerin. It has a university and a harbor.

Till September 4, 2011, Wismar was a urban district.




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