Hamburg

Wax figure of Romy Schneider as Sissi in Panoptikum

Share along waxy look-alikes at Panoptikum in Hamburg

St. Pauli, a district just west of the Hamburg city center, is known worldwide as the main entertainment area of this German metropolis. Moreover, and occupying an Art Deco-inspired location, find an interesting spot focusing on notable people. In other words, by reaching the famous Spielbudenplatz, explore the premises of Panoptikum, a unique museum. Above …

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A collection is displayed inside a glass-and-steel structure

Go through applied arts at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe

Close to its main railway station, Hamburg keeps a treasure in the form of a curious museum. In other words, as you arrive at the Steintorplatz, be surprised by the exhibitions of the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe (MKG). There, by entering into a gem of cultural heritage, admire mastery in fine, applied, and decorative …

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Brass-colored propeller in a square

Explore a seafaring collection at a maritime museum in Hamburg

The former Port of Hamburg, nowadays a modern district called HafenCity, is home to a private museum born out of a lifetime’s passion. Certainly, as you reach the city’s oldest extant warehouse, be immersed into an interesting maritime collection. In other words, a visit to the Internationales Maritimes Museum Hamburg (IMMH) is determined to give …

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String musicians on a classic orchestra

Admire the Elbphilharmonie, a modern concert hall in Hamburg

Next to the Elbe River, and atop an old brick warehouse, find one of the world’s largest and most modern concert halls. Certainly, the unique architecture of the Elbphilharmonie, one of the landmarks in Hamburg, entices you to live an artful experience. Indeed, what has been variously described as a hoisted sail, a water wave, …

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Scale model of central Hamburg, displayed at Miniatur Wunderland

Marvel at a the incredible Miniatur Wunderland in Hamburg

Hamburg is the second-largest city in Germany, home to a very curious place. Indeed, its historic Speicherstadt district keeps a spot where scale and perspective are everything. Once you arrive at a former warehouse, be sure to marvel at a miniature world where both rail and air are the protagonists. So, don’t wait longer, and …

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