The Wadden Sea

118 km

Bremen

75 km

Lübeck

68 km

Wismar

140 km

Stralsund

126 km

Hamburg

World Heritage in numbers

Wismar Historic Center

World Heritage Site since 2002

Size 88 Hectares

Inhabitants in historic center 8,268

Time taken to rebuild St. George's Church 20 years

Cost of rebuilding St. George's Church some 40 million euros ($50 million)