Röbel

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Röbel
Coat of arms of Röbel
Coat of arms
Röbel   is located in Germany
Röbel
Röbel
Coordinates: 53°22′34″N 12°36′22″E / 53.37611°N 12.60611°E / 53.37611; 12.60611Coordinates: 53°22′34″N 12°36′22″E / 53.37611°N 12.60611°E / 53.37611; 12.60611
Country Germany
State Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
District Mecklenburgische Seenplatte
Municipal assoc. Röbel-Müritz
Government
 • Mayor Heiner Müller (SPD)
Area
 • Total 30.17 km2 (11.65 sq mi)
Elevation 65 m (213 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 5,151
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 17207
Dialling codes 039931
Vehicle registration MÜR
Website http://www.amt-roebel-mueritz.de/
Lake Müritz in Röbel

Röbel is a municipality in the Mecklenburgische Seenplatte district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated on the western shore of Lake Müritz, 25 km north of Wittstock, and 27 km southwest of Waren.

Sights[edit]

Aerial view of Rübel's old town

The museum Engelscher Hof and the half-timbered former synagogue provide a permanent exhibition on Mecklenburg's Jewish history, commemorating - among other things - the life and work of Israel Jacobson, formerly consistorial president in the Kingdom of Westphalia and feudal landlord in Jördenstorf.

Röbel's historical Jewish centre, the synagogue.
Windmill

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External links[edit]

Media related to Röbel/Müritz at Wikimedia Commons