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Hamburg
Schleswig-Holstein
The old town hall of Kiel was built between 1907 and 1911 and is since then home of the urban administration. The art nouveau main front and the high, quadratic tower are forming the town’s landmark. Every hour a glockenspiel is playing in the 106 … 
Details of Altes Rathaus Kiel
24103 Kiel
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
The train station of Altona is a dead-end station and an important crosspoint for national, regional and local transport.Build in 1979, the building was reconstructed in 2005/2006 and involves now shopping possibilities and gastronomy. A car park … 
Details of Bahnhof Altona
22765 Hamburg
Barmbek is a district of industry and work. In 19th century was a population increase, because of the development of the free-port and industrial movement. Today it is a district full of students and young families. The history is implicit in parts … 
Details of Barmbek
22305 Hamburg
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
At the end of Hamburg's famous avenue the Elbchaussee there lies the picturesque Blankenese, a former fishing village, nestled in the hillside above the Elbe. Grand villas, country houses and parks surround the historic centre of one of the most … 
Details of Blankenese
Hamburg
this brick-lined building was erected in the neo-gothic style by Johannes Otzen between 1882 and 1886. The prominent tower is framed by four smaller turrets. During WWII the church, apart form its tower and porch, was heavily damaged. Its nave was … 
Details of Christuskirche
20259 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 Donnerspark, near the famous Elbchaussee avenue (off no. 75) is named after the Altona merchant Conrad Hinrich Donner, who took up residence in the park in 1820. 
Details of Donners Park - Altona
22763 Hamburg
The former womens' hospital in Finkenau now harbours the Hamburg Media School, but, for the time being, still offers locations for film productions as an old lecture theatre and a bunker that feature partly original equipment and furniture of the … 
Details of Ehemalige Frauenklinik Finkenau
22081 Hamburg
At the end of the 18th century the leather manufacturer Lucas Luettkens planted ample oaks to use them for his tan bark. Out of this, his grandson developed today's Eichtalpark in 1870. Alongside the river Wandse which flows through the park, a … 
Details of Eichtalpark
22041 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
On Oct.5th 2006 the Europa Passage did open their doors. It is located between Mönckebergstraße and Ballindamm. Hadi Teherani, an architect from Hamburg, created the passage. Therefore, some historical buildings have been cut down under … 
Details of Europapassage
20095 Hamburg
The fisherman-colony Holm in Schleswig is an old, traditional district of the city of Schleswig, directly at the river Schlei. It was built around the 11th century, when the colony was built on an island in the Schlei. 
Details of Fischersiedlung Holm in Schleswig
24837 Schleswig
The Fleetinsel, the Fleet Island, is located between the Old City and the new part, between two canals, the Herrengrabenfleet and the Alsterfleet, and between the underground stations, Stadthausbrücke and Baumwall. The island is connected via … 
Details of Fleetinsel
20459 Hamburg
The cemetery in the Nienstedten district, founded in 1814, is one of the oldest in Hamburg. It is still being used. In the 1970s, historic gravestones of abandoned graves were preserved and made part of a museum. Today, the cemetery has seven … 
Details of Friedhof Nienstedten
22609 Hamburg
The Ohlsdorf Cemetery covers 400 hectares well-known throughout the world for its beautiful parkland and abundant plants. It is located in the north of Hamburg. Opened at the beginning of the 19th century, it is one of the world´s largest … 
Details of Friedhof Ohlsdorf
22337 Hamburg
The Öjendorf cemetery is one of the newest of Hamburg´s three main cemeteries. Designed as a cemetery with a park, Öjendorf grew to become an urban space after the Second World War. In 1966, the park was opened to the public. The road system in … 
Details of Friedhof Öjendorf
22119 Hamburg
Friedrichstadt was built (in 1621 by Dutch people) at the junction of the rivers Treene and Eider. The town is mainly in its original state. 
Details of Friedrichstadt
25840 Friedrichstadt
The Geomatikum surprises with sharp contrasts. The spacious foyer is dominated by a low-key interior, a greenish colour and a soberly cool atmosphere which is refracted by bright glass elements fixed on the red walls of the lift lounge. In contrast, … 
Details of Geomatikum Universität Hamburg
20146 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 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
In Altona between Max-Brauer-Allee and Museumstraße the Platz der Republik is situated. The park forms an axis between the Altona townhall in the south and the train station in the north, whilst the high-rise building of the Deutsche Bank in the … 
Details of Grünanlage Platz der Republik
22765 Hamburg
The manor house was built in 1642, the other house was built in 1727. Some small buildings and parts of the grounds are being used by the golf club of Segeberg. 
Details of Gut Wensin
23827 Wensin
The Gänsemarkt is located in the heart of Hamburg's city and is popular as central meeting point. The square connects the shopping centres Colonnaden and Gänsemarktpassage with the Jungfernstieg and the shopping streets that lead to the townhall. … 
Details of Gänsemarkt
20354 Hamburg
The University of applied sciences Hamburg comprises 13 departments and stands out because of its highly practical approach. Foyer and entrance halls, built in 1972, reflect the style of that time and are surely familiar thanks to events such as the … 
Details of HAW - Fakultät Life Science
21033 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 Hamburger Dungeon stands for interactive shows with professional actors, live entertainment, over 600 years of the history of Hamburg and horrible fun. The rooms in the catacombs are offered as a setting for individual shootings. Special effects … 
Details of Hamburg Dungeon
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
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
Kiel central station is the second largest station in Schleswig-Holstein and starting point for trips to Hamburg, Lübeck, Flensburg and Husum. It is located directly at Kieler Förde and a few meters away from the ferry pier to Göteborg and Oslo. … 
Details of Hauptbahnhof Kiel
24114 Kiel
historical buildings close to Holstentor. Today used as storerooms, warehouses 
Details of Historische Salzspeicher am Holstentor
Lübeck
The hotel is located at the high banks of the Elbe River in Lauenburg. It high period was in the 60s and 70s because of the transit line between Hamburg and Berlin. The Hotel with its restaurant is a beloved destination today. There are several … 
Details of Hotel Bellevue
21481 Lauenburg/Elbe
In 2001 this significant end point of the Kiel fjord was built at the so called “Kieler Hoern”. In the shape of a curved barette this modern building offers office accommodation in exposed position for firms of every kind.A restaurant with a … 
Details of Hörn Campus
24114 Kiel
In Hamburg's beautiful city with its busy shopping streets, malls and squares around the Inner Alster there are numerous interesting film locations. Between Gänsemarkt and Mönckebergstraße the business life thrives and presents itself in various … 
Details of Innenstadt - City
20095 Hamburg
Since the Hamburg international garden show (IGS) has been ending, this area in the middle of the Wilhelmsburg district is open for the public. In the beautiful park you can chill out next to the water, you can go for a walk and the children have a … 
Details of Inselpark Wilhelmsburg
21109 Hamburg
The JVA Billwerder is a prison in Hamburg. The building was constructed 2003 to 2006. The area contains 200 hectare, the wall is 1,8 kilometers long and there are 803 prisoners detained.The prison proposes different possibilities for working … 
Details of JVA Billwerder
22113 Hamburg
The Jenischpark was part of Caspar Voght"s extensive "ornamental farm", his "parc du midi". It was re-designed after 1828 creating a spacious garden with meadows, trees and shrubbery and wonderful vistas. The view across the … 
Details of Jenischpark
/Hochrad 22605 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
Underneath the Lombardtsbrücke (connecting the Inner and the Outer Alster) is a suspended area, a vault suitable for shooting (light on the ceiling, special flood gates). 
Details of Kanalisation Hamburg
20354 Hamburg
The Karostar Musikhaus is located not far away from the city centre in the district St. Pauli. It is a court, built by former slaughterhouses, with a wooden floor and wooden terrace steps, which invite locals to rest. This court with its 1.200 … 
Details of Karostar Musikhaus
20357 Hamburg
With numerous lounge and meeting rooms, a chapel and a Hotel operated by the Basler Hof, the Catholic Academy opened in 1973 in Hamburg a wide range of spatial options. The building consists of five graded bodies, resulting in the center of a … 
Details of Katholische Akademie
20459 Hamburg
A church in the "Ottensen" quarter. 
Details of Kirche Klopstockstraße
22765 Hamburg
This small romantic half-timber red-brick church with a gable tower lies in the suburb of Nienstedten near the Elbe. It was built between 1750 and 1751 and is mainly being used for weddings. Galleries on wooden columns line the interior and the main … 
Details of Kirche Nienstedten
22609 Hamburg
Six beautiful and important streets of Eppendorf and Winterhude join together at the tree-lined roundabout by the name of Klosterstern. Amongst the houses in the vicinity are many beautiful art nouveau villas. The closest underground station is the … 
Details of Klosterstern U-Bahnhof
20149 Hamburg
1873 was the neo gothic clinker St.Johannis church built in the district Altona. An arson causes a huge damage especially in the tower in summer 1994. The organ was completely destroyed. In fact of this was the church recreated and a new organ was … 
Details of Kulturkirche Altona
22765 Hamburg
Since 1950 has the state parliament its location in the country house in Kiel that is widely visible from the Kieler fjord. The housing is under monumental protection and was originally created for the navy academy of the emperor. The plenary in the … 
Details of Landeshaus Kiel
24105 Kiel
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Details of Lenzsiedlung e.V.
22527 Hamburg
The media center of the Media Docks is a meeting point and medium at the same time. The function rooms for workshops and presentations are available for interested companies, just as the audio-, video- and multimedia studios. Production, training, … 
Details of Lübeck / Media Docks
23554 Lübeck
In the year 1334 the St. Jacobi Church was finished. The Jacobichurch was the only church, that not has been hit by a bomb during WW II. The church is famous for her pipe organ from the 15th century. 
Details of Lübeck / St. Jacobi Kirche
23552 Lübeck
Small baroque village church. 
Details of Maria Magdalena Kirche
21079 Hamburg
In 1886 the Martin's chapel was built in Hamburg-Horn and became known as Martin's church in 1894, when its tower was errected. Although situated in a residential street, the church appears strangely remote. Lawns and old trees highlight this … 
Details of Martinskirche
22111 Hamburg
This huge green space which is called “Moorweide” is surrounded by trees and lies near university of Hamburg. On the opposite there is the Dammtor train station. It is often used as a football field. On the Moorweide is a sculpture of a … 
Details of Moorweide
/Mittelweg Hamburg
Architectural contrasts along the edge of the harbour: The so-called pearl necklace offers an interesting succession of renovated and new buildings along a ca. 6-kilometer stretch of shoreline. 
Details of Neumühlen Hafenrand
22763 Hamburg
Modern church with an altar room that reminds of a ships hull. 
Details of Nikodemuskirche Ohlsdorf
22337 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
The orthopedic clinic is based in a rural house (villa). The old part of the clinic was built around 1900 in a new romantic style. The newest building was formed in the 1990ies. 
Details of Park-Klinik-Manhagen
22927 Großhansdorf
The Policecanteen is in the 12th floor and is in the mealtakeout very small. The dinninghall is bigger and has windows to both sides. From the canteen you have a wonderful view over the center of Lübeck. 
Details of Polizeikantine
23560 Lübeck
The Portugiesenviertel (portuguese district) is located in the heart of the city, just between the Landungsbrücken and the Michel. The district got its name in the early sixties during a wave of immigration by Portuguese Harbour Workers which … 
Details of Portugiesenviertel
20459 Hamburg
The dome in the city of Ratzeburg. Romanic construction of dome, cross-coat and cloister. 
Details of Ratzeburger Dom
23909 Ratzeburg
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 archive of the region Schleswig-Holstein was built around 1700. It is a three-winged, baroque manor house with a neo classical façade. Today the building is also called the “Prinzenpalais” (prince palais). The archive offers a science … 
Details of Schleswig / Landesarchiv Schleswig-Holstein
24837 Schleswig
On a small island in the western part of the Schlei a castle of former dukes of SchleswigHolstein-Gottorf is nowadays home of the Schleswig-Holstein state museums.Architectural the four-winged building offers different styles: The western wing … 
Details of Schloss Gottorf
24837 Schleswig
 
Details of Schloss Hagen
24253 Probsteierhagen
The Schreven lake gives the park its name. In former times it was bigger and the lake used for the water supply of the historic center. Moreover it is the oldest park in Kiel. The huge playground, a wading pool, a boul square and the lake next to … 
Details of Schrevenpark
Kiel
This high school stands as an example for many schools in Hamburg that were built in the early 20th century. 
Details of Schulen / z.B. Kaifu Gymnasium
20259 Hamburg
The small bridge in Haffkrug owns a wonderful view over the Lübecker Coast and on the balticsea. The place in front of the bridge was just renewed and is very well kept. 
Details of Seebrücke Haffkrug
23683 Scharbeutz
The former hospital of Altona was built between 1859 and 1861 with a castle like atmosphere. Despite manifold expansions (for example the 1927 created residential home for nurses) the hospital was given up in 1970, because of the new building in … 
Details of Sozialpädagogikschule Max-Brauer-Allee
22765 Hamburg
Since 1399, there was one in downtown St. Gertrude's Chapel, which was destroyed in 1842 during the great fire. On the 40th Day of its destruction in 1882, the foundation stone was set on new St. Gertrude at a new location, the Kuhmühlenteich. With … 
Details of St. Gertrud Kirche Uhlenhorst
22087 Hamburg
Known as the wedding church, St. Johannis has a medieval tower built of rough blocks of stone which was encased in brickwork in 1751. The most valuable piece in the church is a crucifix from the year 1510. 
Details of St. Johannis Kirche in Eppendorf
20249 Hamburg
This neo-gothic church which is one of the few churches in Hamburg that remained undamaged during the Second World War was inaugurated in 1882. Thanks to these circumstances, many of its original features have been preserved. The brick church has … 
Details of St. Johannis Kirche in Harvestehude
20148 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
The most stunning attraction of this church is the colourful baroque organ, built in 1688, which rests on the upper west choir. Opposite it is the exuberant and ornate wall behind the pulpit and the altar. 
Details of St. Pankratius Kirche Ochsenwerder
21037 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 church St. Pauli is located on a hill with a view of the Elbe. It was not until 1864 that the drawn-out, plain brick building was complemented by a neo-gothic/neo-romanic tower. The interior displays a bright hall with a gallery, clear … 
Details of St. Pauli Kirche
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
The public business school Kellinghusenstraße was founded as girls' school in 1879, and it was not until 1891 that boys were admitted. After WWII British troops seized the adjacent baths Holthusenbad and used the school as army post office. In the … 
Details of Staatliche Handelsschule Kellinghusenstraße
20249 Hamburg
The city´ s biggest park (180 hectares) lies in the north of Hamburg. At the beginning of the 19th century, the city of Hamburg acquired the area to develop a public park for its citizens for recreational purposes. The park was finished in the … 
Details of Stadtpark
Hamburg
The enourmous malthouse was built in 1910 on the site of a former brewery. Its red brick facade has wonderful moldings, arches and ornaments. During redevelopment, the inside of the building was entirely stripped. Old and new parts were integrated … 
Details of Stilwerk
22767 Hamburg
The Criminal Law Court, built of yellow brick and sandstone between 1879 and 1882, is a German Renaissance building. At the back of the building lies the prison. A new wing was added between 1927 and 1929 using red clinker to create a rather solemn … 
Details of Strafjustizgebäude
20355 Hamburg
The municipal hospital of Kiel is nowadays an emergency hospital and offers more than 640 beds. It was built in 1864 as an urban institution for poor citizens and as a hospital. With an expansion of the surgical clinic and gynaecology the hospital … 
Details of Städtisches Krankenhaus
24116 Kiel
In 1919, the State-City Council decided to create a university in Hamburg, at odds with the opinion of the rich merchants who where convinced that a sound mercantile education would suffice for its citizens. A dome-shaped building, built between … 
Details of Universität Hamburg
20146 Hamburg
The Kiel Campus is located in the centre of the city, directly at the Kiel Fjord. The 22 hectare large area offers about 1200 beds in 615 rooms. The hole area is 193.000 square metres large. 
Details of Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein - Campus Kiel
24105 Kiel
The water tower, built between 1907 and 1910 and in use since 1962, is the landmark of the Sternschanzenpark, the park in the district of Sternschanze. The water tower is now a hotel and belongs to the hotel chain Moevenpick. It has 226 rooms that … 
Details of Wasserturm Sternschanze / Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg
20357 Hamburg
The hospital is based in the area of Wilmhelmsburg. It was build in the 1950s and complemented in the last years. Film shootings are possible. 
Details of Wilhelmsburger Krankenhaus Groß-Sand
21107 Hamburg
There are about 45 weekly markets in Hamburg. The “Isemarkt” is the most impressive one. It is located in Eppendorf and takes place every Tuesday and Friday morning. About 300 stalls are set up along a space underneath the train bridge in the … 
Details of Wochenmärkte
Hamburg
The park and its lake were designed after the Second World War by filling a low plain at the Schleemer pond with debris from Hamburg. 
Details of Öjendorfer Park und Öjendorfer See
22117 Hamburg
The bridge connects the harbour promenade with the jetties at the lower harbour, where, amongst others, the ship Cap San Diego lies at anchor. 
Details of Überseebrücke
20459 Hamburg
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