The lighthouse Dornbusch on the island of Hiddensee in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania on the Baltic Sea was built in 1887/1888 as a brick building. The tower is 27.5 meters high, picturesquely situated and a popular destination for excursions. The viewing gallery is located at a height of 20 meters. The first stamp depicting the Dornbusch lighthouse was issued in 1975 by the Deutsche Post of the GDR. On July 2, 2009, Deutsche Post issued a special stamp with the image of the lighthouse Dornbusch.