Dargun is a town in the Mecklenburgische Seenplatte district, in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany. It is situated 12 km (7 mi) km west of Demmin. It is famous for Dargun Palace, a former Cistercian abbey.
Model of Dargun Abbey and Palace prior to destruction in WW2
|• Mayor||Karl-Heinz Graupmann|
|• Total||117.15 km2 (45.23 sq mi)|
|Elevation||10 m (30 ft)|
|• Density||37/km2 (97/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
From 1815 to 1918 Dargun was part of the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.