Museums and Heritage

Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe

The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe is a museum of fine, applied and decorative arts in Hamburg, Germany. It is located centrally, near the Hauptbahnhof. Collections include Historic keyboard instruments: harpsichords, spinets, virginals, clavichords, fortepianos and square pianos. Faience and porcelain: most of the major 17th- and 18th-century porcelain manufacturers are represented.

Hamburg Museum

The Hamburg Museum, also known as Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte, is a history museum located in the city of Hamburg in northern Germany. The museum was established at its current location in 1922, although its parent organization was started in 1839. The museum was named hamburgmuseum in 2006. It is located near the Planten un Blomen park in the center of Hamburg.

Kunsthalle Hamburg

The Hamburg Kunsthalle is the art museum of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Germany. It is one of the largest museums in the country. The name ‘Kunsthalle’ indicates the museum’s history as an ‘art hall’ when founded in 1850. Today, the Kunsthalle houses one of Germany’s few art collections, allowing a tour through seven centuries of European art, from the middle Ages to the present day.

Museum Elbinsel Wilhelmsburg

Elbinsel Museum is a museum in Kirchdorf Süd, Wilhelmsburg, Hamburg, Germany. The museum was founded in 1907 by a local history group. The first collections were exhibited in a room of the local city hall that was built in 1903.

Museum für Völkerkunde

The Museum of Ethnology, Hamburg, founded in 1879, is today one of the largest museums of ethnology in Europe. The approximately 350,000 objects in the collection are visited every year by about 180,000 visitors.


The Ernst Barlach House – Hermann F. Reemtsma Foundation is an art museum in Hamburg, Germany, devoted to the Expressionist artist Ernst Barlach. The museum was founded by the industrialist Hermann F. Reemtsma.

Internationales Maritimes Museum

Internationales Maritimes Museum Huge collection of model ships, art, uniforms & photographs in Hamburg’s oldest preserved warehouse.

Warehouse District

The Speicherstadt in Hamburg, Germany is the largest warehouse district in the world where the buildings stand on timber-pile foundations, oak logs, in this particular case.

St Nikolai Memorial

The Gothic Revival Church of St. Nicholas was formerly one of the five Lutheran Hauptkirchen in the city of Hamburg. The church lies now in ruins, with only its tower remaining.


The Köhlbrand Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge in Hamburg, Germany, which connects the harbor area on the island of Wilhelmsburg between the Norderelbe and Süderelbe anabranches of the Elbe River with motorway 7. . It bridges the Süderelbe, here called Köhlbrand, before it unites with the Norderelbe again. The bridge was opened on 9 September 1974

Hamburg Rathaus

The Hamburg Rathaus is the Rathaus—the city hall or town hall—of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Germany. It is the seat of the government of Hamburg and as such, the seat of one of Germany’s 16 state parliaments. The Rathaus is located in the Altstadt quarter in the city center, at the Rathausmarkt square, and near the lake Binnenalster and the central station.

Church of St. Michael

St. Michael’s Church is one of Hamburg’s five Lutheran main churches and the most famous church in the city. St. Michaelis is a landmark of the city and it is considered to be one of the finest Hanseatic Protestant baroque churches. The church was purposely built Protestant unlike many other Hamburg churches which were originally built by Roman Catholics. Image Map