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The University of Rostock was founded in 1419 making it one of the oldest universities in the world. The facade on the main building is intricate and relays messages to those looking at it. There are also statues on the facade. A small shady park...More
A stop here was part of our professional group's walking tour. We learned some more about the history of this Hanseatic city while hearing about this main building of the university which is almost 600 years old.
As other reviewers have mentioned, the exterior of the university's historic main building, in the centre of town, is beautiful. Pop into the zoology building nearby for a look at its taxidermy collection. The highlight here is the "arrow stork." When this bird was shot...More