Wolgast is a city in northeastern Germany. Most of the city is located west off the island of Usedom, a small part is on the island. It belongs to Vorpommern-Greifswald and is the seat of the Office on Peenestrom, belong to the other six municipalities. It is one of 18 medium-sized centers of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Because of its location as Wolgast Anklam is also called the "gateway to the island of Usedom", also the city for its preserved historical center with many historical buildings, the city harbor and Peene-Werft is known.