Best of Locations "Hamburg"

The old Elbe tunnel, the industrial harbour, the Speicherstadt warehouse district, the Elbphilharmonie - the list goes on. Hamburg is a highlight in its own right, as well as for films, so make sure you stop by!

Built between 1908 and 1911, the 50er Schuppen boast a triple-aisle wooden stand construction and are the last remaining quay warehouses from the time of the empire. The adjoining main buildings used to house functionaries and include various rooms … 
Details of 50er Schuppen - Australiastraße
20457 Hamburg
Inner Alster covers 18 hectares and is the most prominent feature of the centre of Hamburg. It is flanked by three boulevards, the Ballindamm, the Neuer Jungfernstieg and the Jungfernstieg. The white boats, the "Alsterdampfer" depart from … 
Details of Alster, Binnen- und Außenalster
20148 Hamburg
Near the quays where the ferries dock, the "Landungsbrücken", stands the building housing the entrance to the old tunnel which runs underneath the river Elbe. It was opened in 1911. The classicist style of the brown sandstone square … 
Details of Alter Elbtunnel
20359 Hamburg
The Altonaer Balkon is a small park on the northern bank of the Elbe with an unobstructed view of the opposite side. It almost feels like approaching a steep to the coast while stepping onto the balkony, in the abyss the Elbe sparkles in the … 
Details of Altonaer Balkon
auch entlang Palmaille 22767 Altona
Baurs Park's tree-lined lawns extend all the way down to the banks of the Elbe. A former garden of G.F. Baur, the park became public property in 1939. The French architect, Joseph Rammée, provided the drawings for the design of the park which was … 
Details of Baurs Park
Blankenese 22587 Hamburg
Large office building opposite the Laeiszhalle (music hall), former police department. Especially worth mentioning are the magnificent staircase, the circumferential balkonies and the roof terrace of approx. 40sqm. Beside the offices and corridors, … 
Details of Brahms Kontor
20355 Hamburg
The Cap San Diego is one of the last remaining ships of a series of six fast cargo ships built between 1961 and 1962 on shipyards in Hamburg and Kiel for the Hamburg-Südamerikanische Dampfschiffgesellschaft Eggert & Amsinck, the … 
Details of Cap San Diego
20459 Hamburg
The Chilehaus, a masterpiece of expressionism is streamlined like a ship. The 10-storey building rises above the Kontorhausviertel, the traditional location of the shipping companies´ offices and has a footprint of 5,000 square metres. Made of … 
Details of Chilehaus
20095 Hamburg
The City Marina is one of Hamburg´s most versatile locations it features some of the most beautiful sights of the city. Because of the centred landing stages and anchorages, who have a direct optical connection to harbour facilities, Hanseatic … 
Details of City Sporthafen
20459 Hamburg
The elegant Colonnaden pedestrian street features magnificent Wilhelminian architecture and specialty boutiques. Colonnaden was built in 1874 as a private street by the Wex brothers, who owned a selection of properties in central Hamburg. Many of … 
Details of Colonnaden
20354 Hamburg
The Deichstrasse belongs to one of Hamburg"s unique places which have been carefully restored and looked after. The old merchants" houses, dwellings as well as ware houses are still used for commercial purposes. The sides of the houses … 
Details of Deichstraße
20459 Hamburg
The Deichtorhallen near the harbour and the main station, great halls each of 5,000 square metres, were built between 1911 and 1914 on the Deichtorplatz as a central market. One can admire the characteristic steel and brick construction used at the … 
Details of Deichtorhallen
20095 Hamburg
The concert hall Elbphilharmonie Hamburg had it's grand opening in January 2017. Due to its size and exciting architecture it has become a new landmark for Hamburg and the district HafenCity. 
Details of Elbphilharmonie Hamburg
20457 Hamburg
The district Grindelviertel is located in the centre of Hamburg. Main parts of the University of Hamburg are built in this part of the city. Before the terrible reign of Hitler the Grindelviertel was home to many Jews. To some degree it still is the … 
Details of Grindelviertel
20357 Hamburg
The world’s most notorious amusement street. Neon façades, prostitution, table-dance bars and sex shops define the red-light district in St. Pauli. 
Details of Große Freiheit Ecke Reeperbahn
Ecke Reeperbahn 20359 Hamburg
The 28 hectare large area of the Hamburg central market offers a lot of different shooting possibilities. It is situated close to the city center and open on 365 days a year. The impressive architecture of the main building is listed.You can enter … 
Details of Großmarkt Hamburg
20097 Hamburg
The harbour grounds are in a process of constant chance, every day offers new views and impressions. The new HafenCity - for example – is still under construction and creates a whole new city district in the harbour area south of the historic … 
Details of HafenCity
20457 Hamburg
The Hamburg Messe (fair grounds of Hamburg) is a full-service-provider around the organisation and the execution of national and international fairs and congresses. The fair grounds are based in the city centre, next to the television tower, between … 
Details of Hamburg Messe
20357 Hamburg
Three times a year, the traditional Hamburg funfair, the "Dom", takes place on the “Heiligengeistfeld”, a 29-hectare open space. The fair was named after the medieval Christmas market held at the St. Marien Dom, the St. Marien … 
Details of Hamburger Dom
20359 Hamburg
The original brick building of the “Kunsthalle” was built in 1869, a new annex between 1914 and 1921. The “Kunsthalle” of Hamburg is one of the great picture galleries, with important European paintings from the Middle Ages to the present … 
Details of Hamburger Kunsthalle & Galerie der Gegenwart
20095 Hamburg
The impressive Hamburg town hall, is a manifestation of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg´s traditions, was built at the end of the 19th century in the style of the Northern Renaissance. The facade and the luxurious interior were designed … 
Details of Hamburger Rathaus
20095 Hamburg
Two wings link the late classical Hamburg Stock Exchange, built in 1841, to the back of the town hall. Five arches with pillars and broad steps form the entrance of this frequently refurbished building. New annexes have been added up to the present … 
Details of Handelskammer Hamburg
20457 Hamburg
The “Handwerkskammer” (Chamber of Crafts) was built between 1912 and 1915 by the architect, Fritz Schumacher. The halls and the restaurant have been preserved. There are seven different halls and rooms, big enough to host between 30 and … 
Details of Handwerkskammer
20355 Hamburg
These two districts are located in the centre of Hamburg and attract masses of strollers to the Alster foreland at Harvestehuder Weg. Around the turn of the century magnificent mansions were built in this area, amongst them, due to the … 
Details of Harvestehude
20149 Hamburg
Located directly on the Outer Alster is the famous Hotel Atlantic which was built between 1907 and 1909. 
Details of Hotel Atlantic
20099 Hamburg
The Jenisch house, built between the years 1831 and 1834, is a typical representative of late classicist architecture. Due to its almost square floor plan and its only graphically differentiated walls, the building appears sublimely plain. On the … 
Details of Jenisch Haus
22609 Hamburg
The Jungfernstieg alongside the Inner Alster is one of Hamburg's most famous promenades and shopping strips. At the jetty, one can go for a cruise on the Alster, take a break from shopping in the old-established Alsterpavillon or watch the artful … 
Details of Jungfernstieg
20354 Hamburg
The Karolinenviertel, an old working class district with cheap housing, lies in the vicinity of the television tower between the exhibition halls and the abattoir. Many foreigners, in particular from Turkey, have settled here as well as young people … 
Details of Karolinenviertel
/ Glashüttenstraße und Umgebung Hamburg
The "Kramer Amtsstuben" are located directly across from the Michel, the main church of Hamburg. Historical rooms with many details and restorations make you feel like a visitor of Hamburg 350 years ago.The narrow street leading from the … 
Details of Kramer Amtsstuben
20459 Hamburg
The MAGELLAN-TERRACES are named after the famous navigator and explorer, connecting history and modern architecture in the new district HafenCity. The square offers a view of Hamburg's first man-made dock, the Sandtorhafen with an outpost of the … 
Details of Magellan-Terrassen
20457 Hamburg
More than 120,000 working hours went into the construction of landscape and detailed gadgetry of this miniature world. Computers control the facility with its 500 trains, 50,000 lights and cars that run as if by magic. 60,000 figures on an area of … 
Details of Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg
20457 Hamburg
The MKG’s collections have been gathered over generations. Today it is a universal museum, presenting over 500 000 works showcasing human creativity and inventiveness at their best. The high calibre collection spans over 4000 years of human … 
Details of Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe
20099 Hamburg
Ottensen starts on the western side of the Altona train station. In former times, Ottensen was an old farmer and handcrafter town. At the middle of the last century it developed to an important industrial location of North Germany. The … 
Details of Ottensen
22765 Hamburg
Hamburg"s most notorious area, the Reeperbahn, a street of cabarets, peep-shows and bars is part of the redlight district in St. Pauli by the harbour. Best seen by night for its neon facades, the Reeperbahn is a line of casinos, clubs, … 
Details of Reeperbahn (Kiez)
20359 Hamburg
Highlife on the street at daytime until late at night: The Schulterblatt with its many cafés, bars, restaurants and small shops marks the centre of the young, trendy Schanzen quarter. 
Details of Schanzenviertel
20357 Hamburg
The impressive warehouses area within the Free Port, Hamburg´ s famous “Speicherstadt”, was built at the end of the 19th century and is still being used as a depot for goods from around the globe. Coffee, tea, spices and rugs are … 
Details of Speicherstadt
20457 Hamburg
Due to the height and shape of its spire (132 metres) as well as its location, the St. Michaelis church is Hamburg"s most famous landmark. It was destroyed by lightning in 1750 and rebuilt on the same foundations between 1751 and 1762, adding … 
Details of St. Michaelis Kirche - Hamburger Michel
20459 Hamburg
St. Pauli is synonymous with the Reeperbahn, its erotic stores, long party nights and numerous well-known pubs. This main contact point for tourists and residents alike is a famous German image export and a popular place to live, especially among … 
Details of St. Pauli
20359 Hamburg
The construction of the Landungsbrücken, the great piers for the passenger ships, was started in 1839. Like most of Hamburg´ s buildings for public transport, built around 1910, the piers were given an impressive facade. The massive … 
Details of St. Pauli Landungsbrücken
20359 Hamburg
Carl Hagenbeck´s idea of a nature-orientated zoo was ground breaking at the beginning of the 20th century. The zoo was built between 1902 and 1907, and although it has been remodelled carefully over the past years, it has kept its original … 
Details of Tierpark und Tropen-Aquarium Hagenbeck
22527 Hamburg
The citizens of Hamburg enjoy the summer and the sunshine on the sandy beach of the river Elbe at the old captains’ village, Övelgönne. Front gardens of all sizes stretch down to the riverbanks. 
Details of Övelgönne Elbstrand
22605 Hamburg