Hamburg was built on trade, survived Danish, Prussian, French & Nazi rule, and endured fires, floods and diseases. Explore our history!
The impressive Rathaus or 'City Hall' is Hamburg’s seat of government. Hamburg's parliament and senate assemble here.
Built between 1620 and 1700, the Krameramtsstuben are among the oldest surviving residential buildings in central Hamburg.
The world’s largest warehouse complex is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a must-see on every trip to Hamburg.
Opened in 1922, the beautiful Hamburg Museum brings the city's fascinating 1200 years of history to life.
Experience traditional rural life in a historic village at this open-air museum on the outskirts of Hamburg.
On the grounds of a former concentration camp, the memorial in Bergedorf informs about the history of the Third Reich.
The Stolpersteine art project honours the lives of thousands of victims of the Nazi regime. These stones can be found all over the city.
St. Nikolai church was destroyed in 1943. Its ruins host a WWII memorial and museum. The spire offers panoramic views over the city.
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