|Municipal assoc.||Bützow Land|
|• Mayor||Christian Grüschow (Ind.)|
|• Total||39.70 km2 (15.33 sq mi)|
|Elevation||2 m (7 ft)|
|• Density||200/km2 (510/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
|Vehicle registration||LRO, BÜZ, DBR, GÜ, ROS, TET|
The town was first mentioned in 1171. From 1815 to 1918 Bützow was part of the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
Medieval Bützow Castle is located in Bützow. The town also has a medieval Brick Gothic church, which contains an altarpiece made by the Master of the Bützow Altarpiece (1503). Bützow also has one of the last German monuments dedicated to Lenin, a memorial stone located at Leninring.
Sons and daughters of the townEdit
People who have worked in BützowEdit
- "Statistisches Amt M-V – Bevölkerungsstand der Kreise, Ämter und Gemeinden 2018". Statistisches Amt Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (in German). July 2019.
- "Tornado as violent storms batter northern Germany". BBC News Online. Retrieved 6 May 2015.
- https://leninisstillaround.com/2017/04/23/residents-save-lenin-monument/ checked 26.1.2020
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