Activities in Rostock

Ships and merchants' houses convey the typical Hanseatic coastal flair and maritime lifestyle in Rostock and Warnemünde. As a family with children, young or active couples, experience peace and relaxation as well as action and adventure. Collect authentic experiences and discover the liveable Hanseatic and University City of Rostock with all your senses. Explore Rostock with its four seaside resorts on an exciting guided tour of the city over wood and stone, a romantic evening walk in the salty Baltic Sea air or with culinary delicacies from the region.

Homeland Museum Warnemünde

The Heimatmuseum (Homeland Museum) in Warnemünde was founded in 1914 and provides an insight into the lives of seafarers, fishermen and navigators, and shows the development of bathing in the coastal area. This exhibition can be seen in an old house in Warnemünde that was built in the 18th Century and extended in the 19th century.


Opening times:

  • October to April: Tuesday to Sunday: 10am to 5pm
  • May to September: Tuesday to Sunday: 10am to 6pm

Entry: Adults: €3.00
Children and students: €1.50, Families: €6.00

Tours: Tours for adults: €2.00 per person

Tours for children: €1.00 per child

German and English audio guides are available.


Permanent exhibitions

History of Warnemünde - from the lives of sailors, fishermen and navigators to the development of bathing

How did people in Warnemünde used to live? What did a typical sitting room, kitchen or bedroom look like? Look at selected historical objects in the original fishermen’s and sailors’ house from 1767. As a town of sailors, navigators and fishermen, people in Warnemünde lived very dangerous lives. How did they combat this? This permanent exhibition takes place in an area of 240m2 and invites you to discover the history of the town.

address & contact

Homeland Museum Warnemünde
Alexandrinenstraße 31
18119 Warnemünde
0381 526670381 52667

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