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    Top things to do & places to visit in Hamburg

    Wonder what to do and where to visit for your Hamburg trip? We did the research, so you don’t have to.

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    • Nachtasyl

      Located within Thalia Theater, this venue is noted for its excellent music and varied programmes.

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    • Cotton Club

      Hamburg’s finest jazz cellar has been the venue for live jazz, performed daily, for some 40 years. 

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    • Ciu Die Bar

      Stylish and award-winning venue with a sunny terrace, situated on the Inner Alster. 

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    • Christiansen’s

      Award-winning mixologist Uwe Christiansen creates some of the city’s finest cocktails. 

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    • Mönckebergstrasse

      Hamburg’s oldest shopping street is Mönckebergstrasse, which runs from the main train station to Rathausmarkt. Residents of Hamburg fondly call it “Mö”. 

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    • Mönckebergstrasse

      Hamburg’s oldest shopping street is Mönckebergstrasse, which runs from the main train station to Rathausmarkt. Residents of Hamburg fondly call it “Mö”. 

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    • Luxury Shopping

      The flagship stores of major luxury brands and Germany’s largest Apple store are located around “Jungfernstieg” and “Neuer Wall”.

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    • Galleria

      A multi-brand department store for men, women and children, which also features homeware and cosmetics. 

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    • Europa Passage

      Europa Passage is a large shopping mall in the Altstadt quarter of Hamburg. 

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    • Au Quai

      A cosmopolitan venue with Mediterranean cuisine and flair, located right on the Elbe. 

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    • Erste Liebe Bar

      For art and coffee lover, this is a casual place to meet for a quick bite in the heart of Rödingsmarkt. 

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    • Die Bank Brasserie & Bar

      Sophisticated brasserie and bar in the heart of Hamburg’s shopping and business district. 

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    • Thämers

      Cozy and informal meet-up place with a good choice of drinks and soul food. 

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    • Stocks Fischrestaurant

      A popular upscale seafood & sushi restaurant, located on the outskirts of the city.

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    • Hummer Pedersen

      A popular seafood market that offers an informal seafood dining experience in the heart of Hamburg. 

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    • Oberhafen Kantine

      A unique restaurant establishment, inclined at 8.7 degrees. The menu is seasonal and features regional specialities. 

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    • Hagenbeck Tierpark (Zoo)

      The Tierpark Hagenbeck is a zoo in Stellingen, a quarter in Hamburg, Germany. Now home to over 100 years of history, the collection began in 1863 with animals that belonged to Carl Hagenbeck Sr., a fishmonger who became an amateur animal collector.

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    • Hamburg Stadtpark

      The recreation area, located in the Winterhude district, is Hamburg's green oasis and has remained a public park, as its founders desired. In summer, the Stadtparksee is an open-air swimming pool - there are also paddle and rowing boats available in a separate area. 

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    • Blankenese

      The former fishing and pilot village, situated to the west of Hamburg, is located right on the Elbe. For the wealthy citizens of Hamburg, it is a popular destination and also residential area. One of Germany's most beautiful hiking trails runs along the banks of the Elbe to Blankenese.

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    • Övelgönne

      The Elbe beach in Övelgönne is a popular destination for walks, spotting ships, jogging and BBQs. Amongst the old captain’s and ship pilot’s houses, you will find the legendary beach club “Strandperle Café”. The harbour museum, home to many great ships, is also worth a visit. 

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    • Alster Lake

      In mediaeval times, a dam turned the Alster river into a water reservoir to power the mills operating on its banks. This shaped the face of central Hamburg, as it is now made up of two lakes called the Außenalster (Outer Alster) and the Binnenalster (Inner Alster). From its spring outside Hamburg, the Alster flows into the Elbe river just south of the city centre.

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    • Musicals

      Hamburg is the third largest ‘musical metropolis’, after London and New York. There are a number of international shows playing, such as the Lion King and Aladdin, as well as smaller local productions, including “Heisse Ecke” or “König vom Kiez”.

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    • Kunstmeile Hamburg

      Close to the main railway station, in the centre of the city, Hamburg's Kunstmeile - an association of five renowned art institutions - stretches out between the Town Hall, Glockengiesserwall, Klosterwall and Steintorplatz.

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    • Miniature Wonderland

      Miniatur Wunderland is a model railway attraction in Hamburg, Germany, regraded as the largest of its kind in the world.

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    • Elbphilharmonie

      Surrounded by waves, the Elbphilharmonie is a celebrated concert hall, nestling in the midst of the harbour. One of the largest and most acoustically advanced of its kind in the world, it is popularly nicknamed ‘Elphi.’

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    • Treppenviertel

      The Blankenese Treppenviertel is renowned for its tiny, winding lanes, picturesque houses and endless steps, set right into the Elbe hillside. Having previously been in Danish, Austrian and Prussian hands, the village has a great deal of fascinating history to explore. 

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    • Hamburg Town Hall Rathaus

      Hamburg City Hall is the seat of local government for the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, one of the nation’s 16 state parliaments.

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    • St. Pauli Fischmarkt Markets

      Fish, fruit, flowers, clothing and souvenirs - you can find almost anything at the St. Pauli Fischmarkt, an institution since 1703. Every Sunday morning, from 7.00 to 9.30 a.m., early birds and night owls unite along the shores of the Elbe to barter over fresh produce, perk themselves up with a coffee, or simply savour the lively atmosphere.

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    • HafenCity

      Located between historic sailing boats and heritage warehousing, the new HafenCity, or Harbour City, offers a mix of highly modern apartments, offices, shops and restaurants. The district is as diverse as its remarkable architecture. 

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    • Harbour

      Hamburg’s harbour is the second largest container port in Europe and the most important water gateway in Germany. Each year, over 100 million tons of goods are handled here. 

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    • Speicherstadt

      In 2015, the Hamburg’s Speicherstadt, the old warehouse district, and the neighbouring Konterhausviertel, the historic port offices, were recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage site. Today, the more than 125-years-old warehouse complex has a wide range of uses. The Speicherstadt can be found adjacent to the new HafenCity – Harbour City. 

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