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Hamburg Old Town City Walking Tour in the Afternoon
"This 2-hour walking tour around Hamburg’s old town starts at Hamburg's central Station and continues along lake Alster river towards the world famous Hotel Atlantic. From Lombardsbrücke and Glockengießerwall you can enjoy a breathtaking view over the river Alster. Take Spitalerstraße to Hamburg’s longest and most famous shopping street: Mönckebergstraße. Mönckebergstraße offers you nice stores for shopping and you can also visit St. Peters Church the oldest church in Hamburg.At the end of the shopping street is the unique and fabulous city hall built in neo-renaissance style. Along the Venetian-style Alsterarkaden your walking tour continues to Jungfernstieg a boulevard at the Alster river. Passing Alsterhaus Hamburg’s oldest department store you will arrive at the end of the tour at Gänsemarkt."
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Hamburg Old Town City Walking Tour in the Afternoon
"This 2-hour walking tour around Hamburg’s old town starts at Hamburg's central Station and continues along lake Alster river towards the world famous Hotel Atlantic. From Lombardsbrücke and Glockengießerwall you can enjoy a breathtaking view over the river Alster. Take Spitalerstraße to Hamburg’s longest and most famous shopping street: Mönckebergstraße. Mönckebergstraße offers you nice stores for shopping and you can also visit St. Peters Church the oldest church in Hamburg.At the end of the shopping street is the unique and fabulous city hall built in neo-renaissance style. Along the Venetian-style Alsterarkaden your walking tour continues to Jungfernstieg a boulevard at the Alster river. Passing Alsterhaus Hamburg’s oldest department store you will arrive at the end of the tour at Gänsemarkt."
From EUR25.00
 
Hamburg Old Town City Walking Tour in the Afternoon
"This 2-hour walking tour around Hamburg’s old town starts at Hamburg's central Station and continues along lake Alster river towards the world famous Hotel Atlantic. From Lombardsbrücke and Glockengießerwall you can enjoy a breathtaking view over the river Alster. Take Spitalerstraße to Hamburg’s longest and most famous shopping street: Mönckebergstraße. Mönckebergstraße offers you nice stores for shopping and you can also visit St. Peters Church the oldest church in Hamburg.At the end of the shopping street is the unique and fabulous city hall built in neo-renaissance style. Along the Venetian-style Alsterarkaden your walking tour continues to Jungfernstieg a boulevard at the Alster river. Passing Alsterhaus Hamburg’s oldest department store you will arrive at the end of the tour at Gänsemarkt."
From EUR25.00

Chilehaus Tips (10)

PRECISE AND MASSIVE - WHAT I CALL ARCHITECTURE

This is a massive building and probably one of the main architectural attractions in Hamburg. My walk towards the Chilehaus was full of descriptive adjectives, when I actually got there I agreed that...
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STEFZAMM
Jul 29, 2004

Chilehaus - a typical Hanseatic "Kontor-Haus"

Chilehaus was built by the architect Fritz Hoeger for the rich hanseatic merchant Henry Brarens Sloman, who spent 30 years of his life in Chile. Chile-Haus was built between 1922 and 1924 and it was...
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globetrott
May 29, 2006

Chilehaus

Commisioned by Henry B. Sloman in 1922, the Expressionist brick structure looks like a prow of a ship. It?s a work of the architect Fritz Hoger. The building takes its name from the souce of its owner...
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andrea.d
Jan 21, 2004

Great architecture from the '20s!

Built with the traditional red-bricks this incredibly big and strange building was built in the '20s by the German Expressionist architect Fritz Hoeger.It's really a particular house which reminds of...
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Carletto76
Mar 02, 2004

Das Chilehaus

This expressionistic brick house is formed like the bow of a ship. It is the most famous building created by the architect Fritz Höger. The Chilehaus is part of the “Kontorhausviertel” with many...
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shellseeker
Sep 12, 2002

Chilehaus

Thanks to the very bad map in my Rough Guide, it took us ages to find the Chilehaus. Following the map carefully we ended up on Altstadter Str, where I tried to fit the small house on the corner to...
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barryg23
Mar 15, 2007

Chilehaus

Fittingly for such a nautical city, one of its greatest architectural landmarks looks distinctly like a great seafaring vessel. The Chilehaus's immense brick bulk is fronted by a towering ship's prow....
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antistar
Oct 18, 2011

Stick in the Ocean Liner

For me, Chilehaus is one of Hamburg's most interesting buildings from an architectural perspective. With stark and clear lines and unusual shapes, it was also a nice place to practice urban...
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Maria81
Jan 08, 2010

Chile House

Chile HouseThis building is a great example of 1920s avantgarde architecture.
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acemj
Sep 12, 2002

Chile Haus

Great architecture - this red brick building was designed to look like a ship.I have visited this building on both my visits to Hamburg - I love it
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stefank60
Aug 26, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Hamburg

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City Hall - Rathaus

Built in 1887, the neo-renaissaince town hall with its distinctive copper roof is both seat of the ""Bürgerschaft" (local city parliament) and the "Senat" ("state parliament"), as Hamburg is not only...
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Kunsthalle

Hamburg’s Kunsthalle is one of German’s leading art galleries. Its collection includes about all the big names of painters, and some really world-famous artworks. Their temporary exhibitions are...
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Jungfernstieg

The Jungfernstieg is a street in the center of Hamburg on the south bank of the lake called the Binnenalster. The funny name of this street comes from the word Jungfer, which is an old-fashioned word...
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Reeperbahn - St. Pauli

St. Pauli is a traditionally working-class district of Hamburg, near the harbor. It includes the red-light district around the Reeperbahn as well as numerous bars and music clubs. The Beatles lived...
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Planten un Blomen

Plattdeutsch for “Plants and Flowers”, this is the name of Hamburg’s botanical garden. The park is surrounded by a fence but its gates are open all day and entry is free. My photos were taken in...
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Speicherstadt - Old Warehouse District

Speicherstadt, or the Warehouse district, is a part of the UNESCO world heritage. The red-brick houses in line by the various canals produce the impression of unity and power. Well, I personally...
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