Hagenow

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Hagenow
Town hall of Hagenow
Town hall of Hagenow
Flag of Hagenow
Flag
Coat of arms of Hagenow
Coat of arms
Hagenow   is located in Germany
Hagenow
Hagenow
Coordinates: 53°25′N 11°11′E / 53.417°N 11.183°E / 53.417; 11.183Coordinates: 53°25′N 11°11′E / 53.417°N 11.183°E / 53.417; 11.183
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Ludwigslust-Parchim
Government
 • Mayor Gisela Schwarz
Area
 • Total 67.44 km2 (26.04 sq mi)
Elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Population (2013-12-31)[1]
 • Total 11,324
 • Density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 19230
Dialling codes 03883
Vehicle registration LUP
Website www.hagenow.de

Hagenow (German pronunciation: [ˈhaːɡəno]) is a German town in the southwest of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, in the district of Ludwigslust-Parchim, 30 kilometers south of Schwerin. Its population is approximately 11,300 inhabitants (2013).

Hagenow is part of the Hamburg Metropolitan Region.

Sights and monuments[edit]

  • Renovated old town, particularly along Lange Straße and Lindenplatz.
  • Stadtkirche, built in 1875-1879 in Neo-Gothic style.
  • Stadtmuseum (City Museum), located in an eighteenth-century half-timbered house.

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