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The Market Church is the main Lutheran church in Hanover, Germany. Built in the 14th century, it was referred to in 1342 as the church of Saints James and George in dedication to Saint James the Elder and Saint George. Replacing an older, smaller, church at the same location that dated to 1125 and that is known to have been called St. Georgii in 1238, Hanover grew around it and the market place situated immediately adjacent to its south that was established around the same time. Today the official name of the church is Market Church of Saints George and James, and along with the nearby Old Town Hall is considered the southernmost example of the northern German brick gothic architectural style.
3. Mahnmal für die ermordeten Juden Hannovers
The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Hanover is located in Hanover, Germany, on Opernplatz, one of the city's central squares. It was designed by the Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto and erected in 1994 on the initiative of the Memoriam Association and financed through individual donations. The memorial is adjacent to Hanover's Opera House and commemorates the more than 6,800 Jews of Hanover who were murdered by the Nazis in the Holocaust. To date, 1,935 names have been carved in stone. Their age at the time of deportation was added to the names of the deportees, for the other victims the birth year was added. As far as is known, the subsequent fate of each individual victim was recorded. If the place of death could not be determined, "missing" was noted, as was customary elsewhere.
The Berggarten is a historic botanical garden, one of the gardens of the Herrenhäuser Gärten, around the residence Herrenhäuser Schloss in Herrenhausen, now part of Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany. The garden was first created in 1666 as a vegetable garden on a hill north of the palace, and then transformed into a garden for exotic plants. In 1750, it was developed into a botanical garden, with some unusual trees from the period still surviving. It features a palm house, first built in 1846, and a mausoleum, where members of the royal family were interred. Damaged by air raids in World War II, the gardens were restored. In 2000, a house for rain forest-themed gardens was added, which was transformed to an aquarium in 2007.
5. Theater am Aegi
The Theater am Aegi is an event venue on Aegidientorplatz square in Hannover, the capital of Lower Saxony, Germany. Like the square, it is often referred to as Aegi. The building was opened in 1953 mainly as a cinema, with a versatile stage also for other performances. It has been a Gastspieltheater for local and touring companies, without its own personnel. After a fire, it was rebuilt as a theatre only, opened in 1967, and then mainly as a venue for drama performances of the state-run Staatstheater Hannover. After a new theatre was built for that company in 1992, Theater am Aegi returned to its traditional role of a venue for various events, including congress, private functions and representation of the city.
The Garden Cemetery is a cemetery in Hanover, Germany. It was created in 1741 and is located by the Garden Church built in 1749. The cemetery and the church are both named after the garden parish outside the former parish city walls in front of Aegidien Gate. The cemetery, which contains a number of classicising grave markers from the first half of the nineteenth century, was closed in 1864 with the establishment of the Stadtfriedhof Engesohde. Today it forms a park in the middle of inner city Hanover. The graves of Charlotte Buff, the astronomer Caroline Herschel and the painter Johann Heinrich Ramberg are located here. The Gartenfriedhof lies on Marienstraße between Warmbüchenstraße and Arnswaldtstraße.
The Christuskirche is an Evangelical Lutheran church in Hanover, Germany. It is located in the district of Nordstadt northwest of the Klagesmarkt and was built between 1859 and 1864 by Conrad Wilhelm Hase as the residence church of George V. The neo-Gothic brick building is the first new church building in Hanover after 1747 and a model church according to the Eisenach Regulations, a recommendation issued in 1861 for the design of Protestant church buildings, which lasted until 1890. As a residential church, the Christuskirche was used only once. However, there is still contact with the former Hanoverian royal family through the patronage of Ernst August, Prince of Hanover.
8. Villa Waldersee
Hohenzollernstraße 40 in Hanover, also known as Villa Waldersee or Walderseesches Haus, is a listed villa built in 1897 in the Oststadt district of Hanover. Field Marshal Alfred Graf von Waldersee lived there on the edge of the Eilenriede from 1898 until his death on 5 March 1904. In the building, which, according to the Address Book, City and Business Handbook of the Royal Residence City of Hanover and the City of Linden of 1904, was owned by the pensioner Theodor Borchers, who lived at Bödekerstraße 5, in addition to the premises used exclusively by the Field Marshal, there was also the office of the III Army Inspection equipped with a telephone.
The Hiroshima Grove, also known as the Hiroshima Memorial Grove, in Hanover was created in 1987 in a park on the Eilenriede in the Bult district. It commemorates the 110,000 Japanese who died during the atomic bombing in Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. The grove was created as part of the town twinning between Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony, and the Japanese city of Hiroshima. It consists of a memorial with 110 cherry trees, art installations and a granite memorial stone. In addition to events on August 6, the complex also hosts a celebration of the Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival every year. In addition, it is a local recreation area.
The Arthur-Menge-Brunnen is a listed fountain in the southern part of Hanover, Germany. The facility in the green area on Vierthalerweg was built on a small bastion near the Döhrener Turm, which today is embedded in the green strip closed to motor vehicles and crossed only by cycle paths and footpaths, which connects the Maschsee with the southern Eilenriede. It was the last work of the then 90-year-old sculptor Ludwig Vierthaler and dates from 1964, 1965 or 1966. It was built in honour of Hanover's Lord Mayor Arthur Menge (1884–1965) as a gift from the Fritz Behrens Foundation to the citizens of the capital of Lower Saxony.
11. Ehrenfriedhof am Maschsee-Nordufer
The Ehrenfriedhof am Maschsee-Nordufer in Hanover is a listed cemetery created in 1945 in honor of the 526 prisoners of war and concentration camp prisoners of various nationalities, including 154 citizens of the former Soviet Union, who were murdered on April 6, 1945 by members of the Gestapo headquarters in Hanover. While these crimes committed by the Nazis at the end of the war were intended to cover up injustice and cruelty, the construction of the Ehrenfriedhof on the Arthur-Menge-Ufer on the northern shore of the Maschsee was deliberately chosen as a central inner-city location behind the New Town Hall for commemoration.
12. St. Benno
St. Benno is a Roman Catholic church in the Hanover district of Linden-Nord in Lower Saxony. It belongs to the parish of St. Godehard and the Deanery of the Hanover of the Hildesheim diocese. The church was built in 1901/02 according to plans by Christoph Hehl and consecrated by Bishop Adolf Bertram on October 28, 1906. On October 18, 1943, the left aisle was destroyed by a bomb goal on October 18, 1943, and the church and the rectory were damaged again on October 18, 1943. During the war, the damage was remedied. In the summer of 1951, a largely faithful restoration of the church began, which ended on October 26, 1952.
13. Gorleben-Treck 1979
The Gorleben trek in 1979 was a demonstration against the use of nuclear energy, which was directed in particular against planned nuclear power plants near Gorleben in the district of Lüchow-Dannenberg. The trek began on 25 March 1979 in the Wendland and ended as a final rally on 31 March 1979 in Hanover with about 100,000 participants. This was the largest demonstration in Lower Saxony to date and the largest anti-nuclear demonstration that had ever taken place in Germany. The high number of participants was also due to the then current accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant in the USA.
The Gethsemane Church is an Evangelical Lutheran church in the Hanoverian district of List. The church, completed in 1938 according to plans by Friedrich Fischer, is located at Klopstockstraße 16. It is rather inconspicuous with a small church tower, as this required the building permit, which was granted only on the pretext of building air raid shelters in the basement rooms. The building is plastered white and has a tiled roof. Inside stands a wooden cross; the five windows, created by Otto and Werner Brenneisen and donated by confirmands between 1953 and 1957, depict scenes from Gethsemane.
15. Mahnmal Gerichtsgefängnis Hannover
The Hanover Court Prison Memorial (German: Mahnmal Gerichtsgefängnis Hannover) is a memorial in Hanover, Germany, located behind the main railway station and Raschplatz on Lister Meile in front of the entrance to the pavilion. It is reminiscent of the former court prison here, which was built in 1865–75 as the Royal Cell Prison of Hanover. The most diverse victims and victim groups of the National Socialists suffered in it. It is also the first municipal memorial in the Federal Republic of Germany to explicitly commemorate the persecution of homosexual men during the Nazi era.
16. Baitus Sami Mosque
The Baitus Sami mosque is located in the German city of Hanover, Germany. It has both a dome and minaret, although the minaret is too slender to be climbed. Built by an Ahmadiyya community, the mosque comprises approximately 2,800 square metres (30,000 sq ft), with space for 300 worshippers. Situated at a street in an industrial area outside a nearby residential area, it was inaugurated in August 2008 by the Caliph of the community, Mirza Masroor Ahmad. The construction of the mosque was opposed by many local people, with sometimes violent protests.
The Gudrun-Pausewang-Platz in Hanover, formerly called Continentalplatz, is a square laid out at the beginning of the 20th century in front of the industrial complex of the Continental Caoutchouk and Gutta Percha Company, later Continental AG in the Hanoverian district of Vahrenwald. The square, which was laid out in 1911 as a public space, was built in the triangle of the traffic routes Grenzweg, Philipsbornstraße and Ritterstraße. Today it is equipped with a playground and received the name of the children's book author Gudrun Pausewang in 2021.
In the mid-1970s, the Telefunkenwerk Hannover was the second largest company in the metal industry in Hanover with almost 5000 employees. From 1972, the plant was the headquarters of Telefunken Fernseh und Rundfunk GmbH, a 100% subsidiary of the AEG-Telefunken Group. After the invention of PAL for colour television and its subsequent introduction in Germany in 1967, Telefunken became the market leader in colour television sets. From 1979 onwards, jobs in Hanover were gradually reduced; the last production hall was closed in 1993.
19. Dievision Agentur für Kommunikation GmbH
Robert-Koch-Platz 10 in Hanover is the address of an art-historically outstanding building of the International Style in the capital of Lower Saxony. In the line of sight of Brehmstraße and as a peripheral development of the square named after the bacteriologist Robert Koch in the district of Bult, the building, built at the end of the 1920s and today designated as a single monument, with its dual function as a canteen and sports hall with adjacent sports field, is also important for the district in terms of urban development.
20. Leibniz Memorial
The Leibniz Monument in Hanover is a monument to the universal scholar Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and his scientific work, in particular the binary number system. The monument, designed by the artist Stefan Schwerdtfeger in the style of a paper cut, is a gift to the citizens of the state capital of Lower Saxony. In 2008, the sculpture and the associated information boards were placed in the center of the city on Georgstraße, at the southern tip of Opernplatz in the Mitte district and on the northern edge of Georgsplatz.
21. Stadtteilfriedhof Fössefeld
The Stadtteilfriedhof Fössefeld in Hanover, also called Stadtfriedhof Fössefeld or Garrison Cemetery, is a former military cemetery laid out in the 19th century, which was also used by the local population of the (today) Hanoverian district of Limmer for the burial of their relatives. The location of the listed cemetery complex with its approximately 1.3 hectare area and numerous war graves and memorials is the Friedhofstraße corner Limmerstraße between the Junction of the Wunstorfer Straße and the stream Fösse.
22. Mahnmal am Bahnhof Fischerhof
The memorial at Fischerhof station in Hanover is a memorial to the victims of National Socialism donated by the Lower Saxony Association of German Sinti e. V. Unlike the memorial to the murdered Jews of Hanover on the central Opernplatz, for example, the comparatively modest memorial stone "For all those persecuted by National Socialism" was erected. The location of the somewhat remote memorial in the Linden-Süd district is the junction of Elise-Meyer-Allee just before the entrance to the former Fischerhof station.
23. Saint Nicholas' Chapel
St. Nicholas' Chapel is an architectural heritage monument and the oldest building in Hanover, Germany. First built as a chapel dedicated to Saint Nicholas between 1250 and 1284 and a choir dating to 1325, it was damaged severely during the aerial bombings of Hanover during World War II. In 1953 the then approximately 700-year-old chapel was largely torn down to make way for a road as part of a larger post-war city-wide strategy to accommodate cars, with the currently 698-year-old choir left standing as a monument.
24. Mahnmal gegen Kolonialismus
The Karl Peters Memorial Stone, also known as the Karl Peters Monument and Memorial Plaque against Colonialism, is a monument originally erected in the mid-1930s in honor of Carl Peters, which was later transformed into a memorial against colonialism. The location of the memorial stone, which is also recorded as an architectural monument and as part of an ensemble in the public space of the Südstadt of Hanover, is the green area at the former address Am Karl-Peters-Platz 1 D on today's Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz.
25. Altes Rathaus
The Old Town Hall is a former, and the first, town hall in the German city of Hanover. Originally built in the old city district in 1410, replaced by the New Town Hall in 1913, and extensively restored in 1953 and 1964 after heavy bomb damage in World War II, it is the oldest secular building in the city. The market façade with the highly sophisticated Brick Gothic of the lucarnes has been preserved and partly restored in its medieval shape. Some elements of it were copied on other wings of the building.
The Lutherkirche in Hanover is a Protestant church that has also been used as a youth church since 2006. The building was built in the center of the Nordstadt as the last of Rudolph Eberhard Hillebrand's three large north town buildings by Rudolph Eberhard Hillebrand on an approximately triangular building plot. With its two mighty tower helmets, surrounded by several side helmets, the church offered an impressive sight until shortly before the end of the war, of which little reminds today.
BUSSTOPS in Hanover is an art project with originally twelve semi-open bus shelters for light rail vehicles and city buses of üstra. It was part of a project on art in public space between 1990 and 1994 and was initiated by the Stiftung Niedersachsen in cooperation with üstra and Toto-Lotto Niedersachsen. The design project was carried out by internationally renowned architects and designers. The task for the artists was to create art as an extraordinary part of an ordinary service.
Art in public space has a decades-long tradition in Hanover: As early as 1970, the city council was the first German city to make the promotion of art in public space a municipal political task with the "Experiment Street Art". As early as 2010, the capital of Lower Saxony recorded more than 200 sculptures, sculptures and installations, especially in the inner city area. The art program includes the Nanas, today part of the sculpture mile, or artistic objects such as the bus stops.
The Tiergarten Hannover is a 112 ha park with woodland in the district of Kirchrode in the southeast of Hanover. In the fenced area, visitors can move on paths between free-roaming wild animals. The Tiergarten is one of the oldest game reserves in Germany and was founded at the end of the 17th century as a stately hunting ground. Since it became accessible to the public in 1799, it has been a popular recreation and excursion destination for the Hanoverian city population.
30. Villa Köhler
The Villa Köhler in Hanover is a listed villa in the style of neo -Renaissance. Among other things, it was the first place of residence of the Generalfeldmarschall and later Reich President Paul von Hindenburg in Hanover and was temporarily called Villa Hindenburg, as was his later Hannoversch residence. Today the building is used by the construction and housing company Gundlach at the address Am Holzgraben 1 and Wedekindstraße 14 and 15 in the Oststadt district.
31. St. Martinskirche
St. Martin's Church or St. Martin is the oldest Evangelical Lutheran church in Linden, now part of Hanover, and the parish church of the St. Martin's parish. The church building is based on a first building from the 13th century and a Baroque successor building from 1728, which was destroyed except for the church tower by the air raids on Hanover in the Second World War. The new nave was built in 1957 according to a design by the architect Dieter Oesterlen.
32. Oldest residential building of Hanover
The houses at Burgstraße 12 in Hanover's old town are the oldest preserved half-timbered houses in Hanover. The neighbouring houses in Burgstraße were destroyed in the air raids on Hanover in the Second World War, so that the houses today stand isolated between post-war buildings. The front building of the listed ensemble was probably designed in 1566 by its master Hinrich Holste from Hildesheim in the style of the pharmacy wing of the Old Town Hall.
The Siebenmännerstein, also known as the Tombstone of the Seven Men or Spartanerstein, is a cross stone at the Aegidienkirche in Hanover, Germany, depicting seven praying men. It is intended to commemorate the legend of "Hanover's Spartans", who are said to have been burned in 1480 during an attack on the Döhren Tower and the tower. The Siebenmännerstein used to be one of the seven landmarks of Hanover that every wandering craftsman had to know.
The Stadthalle Hannover is a concert hall and event venue in Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony, Germany. The large hall is called Kuppelsaal, after its dome. The hall was opened in 1914. It is the largest hall for classical music in Germany, seating 3,600. Severely damaged during World War II, it was restored slightly altered. The hall is now part of the Hannover Congress Centrum. The listed historic building is a landmark of the city.
The Waterlooplatz in Hanover is an approximately four hectare lawn in the Calenberger Neustadt district. The Waterloo column is on the pitch. Place and column were created in the 19th century to remember the battle at Waterloo. While the space was originally surrounded in the first half of the 19th century a barrack area, it is now located in the middle of the government and administrative district of the Lower Saxony capital.
36. Schmiedestraße (Altstadt)
The Parkhaus Schmiedestraße is a multi-storey car park in the old town of Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony. It is located at Schmiedestraße 13 in Hanover's Mitte district. The multi-storey car park with 564 parking spaces is the oldest multi-storey car park in Hanover and is a listed building With its location on the corner of Corvinusweg, the multi-storey car park stands on the historic site of the original Leibnizhaus.
37. Grotto by Niki de Saint Phalle
The Great Garden in the Hanoverian district of Herrenhausen is one of the most important Baroque gardens in Europe. The garden area enclosed by a graft represents the historical core of the Herrenhausen Gardens, which also include the Berggarten, the Georgengarten and the Welfengarten. The rectangular complex has an area of 50.2 hectares. The starting point of the planning was Herrenhausen Palace, built in the 17th century.
38. Mahnmal zur Erinnerung an jüdisches Leben in der Ohestraße
The memorial to the memory of Jewish life in the Ohestraße in Hanover was designed by students of the local vocational school center. It commemorates the crimes committed during the National Socialist era to destroy Jewish life in Hanover. The location of the memorial, which was erected on the site of the former "Jewish Education Center", is Ohestraße 8 near Waterlooplatz and the Ihme in the Calenberger Neustadt district.
The Maschpark in the Hanoverian district of Mitte is a 10-hectare park south of the old town. It was built around 1900 and was the first municipal park in Hanover. The complex has not changed its original form and is a testimony to the German garden art of the late 19th century. In the north, the Maschpark is bordered by the Friedrichswall. Between Maschteich and Friedrichswall, the New Town Hall was completed in 1913.
40. St. Joseph
St. Joseph is a Catholic parish church in the List district of Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany. Its parish of the same name belongs to the Deanery of Hanover in the Diocese of Hildesheim. The church is located at Steinmetzstraße 1, the neighboring parish office at Isernhagener Straße 64. It was built in 1911 and 1912 according to plans by Maximilian Jagielski and named after the biblical figure of Joseph of Nazareth.
41. Villa Seligmann
Villa Seligmann is a former upper-class residence in Hanover, Germany. It is located on the Eilenriede in the district of Hannover-Oststadt, Hohenzollernstraße 39. The villa was built between 1903 and 1906 according to a design by the architect Hermann Schaedtler for Siegmund Seligmann, the Jewish director of Continental AG, and his family. The listed building now serves as a venue for concerts and other events.
Built between 1927 and 1928 in brick expressionist style and designed by Fritz Höger, the Anzeiger high-rise building in Hanover is the publishing building of Anzeiger in Hanover and is one of the earliest high-rise buildings in the German Empire. The 51-meter-high, 10-story building is located in Mitte, near Steinto Square, and its characteristic roof dome is highly recognizable in the capital of Lower Saxony.
The Bethlehem Church in the Hanoverian district of Linden-Nord is a listed church building in the style of a basilica. The neo-Romanesque sacred building, inaugurated in 1906, is seen from a monument preservation point of view as a masterpiece of historicism and as a building of national importance. Together with the Gerhard Uhlhorn Church, the church belongs to the Evangelical Lutheran parish of Linden-Nord.
44. Dr. Buhmann Schule
The Dr. Buhmann Schule gGmbH in Hanover is a vocational school with the core competencies of business, management and languages. The educational institution for young people and adults offers basic training for young professionals as well as further training. The registered office of the non-profit GmbH is Prinzenstraße 13 in Hanover-Mitte in a listed building. It was founded by Friedrich Buhmann in 1907.
The Maschsebetteläne is located in the Maschsee in Hanover. The fountain near the north bank of the lake reaches a height of 10 to 17 meters. It consists of a main fountain and four smaller fountains. From spring to autumn, it will be examined in the evening hours of halogen beams in the company colors of the Hanoverian energy supply company Enercity. The owner is the municipal civil engineering office.
The so-called Maschseequelle in Hanover is a listed water pump and filter system facility on the western shore in the south of the Maschsee. The monument at the address Karl-Thiele-Weg 35 near the Leine is rarely put into operation today, for example when there is a lack of oxygen in the Maschsee or festivities such as the Maschsee Festival. A small, park-like flower meadow adjoins the Maschsee spring.
The Leibniz Temple in the Georgengarten in Hanover is a pavilion built from 1787 to 1790 in honor of the citizen and polymath Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646–1716), who was active in Hanover. It is considered the first public monument in Germany for a non-nobleman. The open, roofed round temple made of sandstone with twelve Ionic columns bears the inscription "Genio Leibnitii" in gilded letters.
48. St. Maria Angelica
The Parish Church of St. Maria Angelica in Hanover, Germany, is the church of the Old Catholic Parish of Hanover/Southern Lower Saxony. The church, which has been in use since 2010 and was consecrated on 3 September 2011, is located on a property that originally belonged to the neighbouring Lutheran parish of St. James (Jakobikirche). The land was purchased in 2003 by the Old Catholic parish.
49. St. Bernward
St. Bernward is a Catholic church and parish in Döhren, part of Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony, Germany. It was consecrated in 1893 to Bernward of Hildesheim, when part of Christoph Hehl's design of a basilica in Romanesque revival style were built, but was completed after World War II. Major artwork was added for the centenary in 1993. It became the centre of a larger parish in 2010.
50. Zu den heiligen Engeln
Zu den heiligen Engeln is a Catholic parish and church in Hanover-Kirchrode, Lower Saxony, Germany. The church was built in 1964 on a design by Josef Bieling, and was remodeled in 2014. It is now the parish church of a larger parish, serving the district Kirchrode-Bemerode-Wülferode. It belongs to the deanery of Hanover and the Diocese of Hildesheim. The church is dedicated to the angels.
51. Stadtfriedhof Ricklingen
The Stadtfriedhof Ricklingen ( ) in Hanover was laid out in 1908 as the main cemetery Linden by the former city of Linden and today belongs to the district Oberricklingen. The old chapel was built in 1910 according to plans by the Linden architect Carl Arend. The cemetery covers about 54 hectares with around 30,000 graves. Since 1998 there has been a department for anonymous urn burials.
52. Sprengel Museum Hannover
Sprengel Museum is a museum of modern art in Hanover, Lower Saxony, holding one of the most significant collections of modern art in Germany. It is located in a building situated adjacent to the Masch Lake approximately 150 metres (490 ft) south of the state museum. The museum opened in 1979, and the building, designed by Peter and Ursula Trint and Dieter Quast, was extended in 1992.
53. Bunker am Deisterplatz
The bunker at Deisterplatz in Hanover is the only one of around 50 air-raid shelters built in Hanover during the Second World War that has been placed under monument protection. It was built in the early 1940s as a round bunker on the former border of the Von-Alten-Park and within sight of the Hanomag. Today it is located in the middle of the busy roundabout Deisterplatz in Linden.
54. Maria Frieden
Maria Frieden is a Roman Catholic church in Groß-Buchholz, a district of Hanover (Lower Saxony). The church is a branch church of the parish of St. Martin in the Deanery of Hanover of the Diocese of Hildesheim, but is now used by the Polish Catholic Mission. The church is named after the Queen of Peace, a Marian title from the Litany of Laureta, and is located at Stilleweg 12.
The Ernst August Monument is an equestrian statue in honour of the sovereign of the former Kingdom of Hanover, King Ernst August. It was created in 1861 by Albert Wolff and built on Ernst-August-Platz in front of Hanover Central Station. Along with the Kröpcke clock, the monument is one of the most important meeting places in Hanover, commonly referred to as "Unterm Schwanz".
The Angel of Peace Fountain in Hanover is the oldest fountain of art in the former industrial city of Linden. The listed fountain, located in the oldest part of Linden-Mitte Lindenberg Cemetery, was built in 1862 at Am Lindener Berge 44. Sculptor Carl Gundlach built the complex out of sandstone on the cemetery in 1882, with an angel in the center, representing a pool of peace.
The Spittahaus in Hanover is a half-timbered house originally built in the 17th century, in which the hymn poet Karl Johann Philipp Spitta later spent his youth. The location of today's listed semi-detached house, which is used as a theatre restaurant and for offices, is Burgstraße 23 and 23a at the corner of Ballhofplatz in Hanover's old town as part of the Mitte district.
58. Haus Mohrmann
The so-called Haus Mohrmann in Hanover was built by the professor of architecture and architect Karl Mohrmann at the end of the 19th century as a residence for his own family. The location of the listed terraced house, which is part of an ensemble by the same architect, is Herrenhäuser Kirchweg 11 at the corner of Reinholdstraße in the Landhausviertel, Nordstadt district.
59. Gedenktafel für das ehemalige Konzentrationslager Limmer
The Hannover-Limmer subcamp, also known as the Limmer concentration camp or Conti-Limmer concentration camp, was one of the subcamps of the Neuengamme concentration camp, in which up to about 1000 female prisoners were imprisoned. It was located in the Hanoverian district of Limmer and existed from the end of June 1944 until the liberation at the beginning of April 1945.
Since 1935, the Egestorff monument in Hanover has commemorated Johann Egestorff, who with his companies created the basis for the industrialization of the former village of Linden and the city of Hanover. The monument stands in the district Linden-Süd, below the former eastern quarries of the Lindener Berg, west of the street Am Spielfelde, near the Lindener Stadion.
61. Great Fountain
The Great Fountain is located in the Great Garden in the Herrenhausen district of Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony. The fountain reaches a height of about 70 to 80 meters and is one of the highest in Europe. Since its regular commissioning in 1720, it has been one of the main attractions of the Great Garden as one of the most important Baroque gardens in Europe.
The Lion Bastion at the Maschsee in Hanover is a viewing platform built in the 1930s on the eastern shore promenade of the lake and is also used as an event venue, for example, for concerts, parties or for restoration during the Maschsee Festival. The site of the plant is the street Rudolf-von-Bennigsen-Ufer in the Hanoverian district of Südstadt near Waldhausen.
63. St. Antonius
St. Antonius is the Catholic church of the Kleefeld district of Hanover and was also the monastery church of the former Franciscan convent. A daycare center of the same name is located in the community center next to the church. Today it belongs to the parish of St. Martin with its seat Hannover-Roderbruch in the Deanery of Hanover of the Diocese of Hildesheim.
64. Johann Gerhard Helmcke
The Helmcke monument in Hanover honors the master baker and grain retailer Johann Gerhard Helmcke (1750–1824), who saved the Herrenhäuser Allee in the Georgengarten from deforestation at the beginning of the 19th century. The location of the monument is Nienburger Straße in the Georgengarten at the Schneiderberg street on the corner of the Franziusinstitut.
65. Gnadenkirche zum Heiligen Kreuz
The Gnadenkirche zum heiligen Kreuz is an Evangelical Lutheran church on Lehrter Platz in Hanover-Mittelfeld, Germany. Created after the Second World War and initially shaped by expellees, its name refers to the Gnadenkirchen in Silesia. There was also a long-standing partnership with the Protestant community in Militsch, whose church of grace gave its name.
66. Pagode Viên Giác
The Pagoda Viên Giác and the associated monastery in the Hanoverian district of Mittelfeld is a religious center of Vietnamese Buddhists, one of eight Vietnamese Buddhist pagodas in Germany and one of the largest pagodas in Europe. It is supported by the non-profit association "Congregation of the Vietnamese Buddhist Church (CVBK), Department in Germany".
The Bugenhagenkirche is an Evangelical Lutheran church in the southern part of Hanover, Germany. It was built between 1960 and 1962 according to plans by the Karlsruhe architect Werner Dierschke and inaugurated on Eternity Sunday 1962. It is named after the reformer Johannes Bugenhagen. In 2015, the church was included in the register of cultural monuments.
68. Familie Völkers
The Mausoleum Völkers is a tomb in the Engesohde City Cemetery in Hanover, Germany. It was built in 1911 on the funeral of the hotel owner and merchant family Völkers from Bad Pyrmont. The mausoleum, which has been designated as a cultural monument, is now owned by the city of Hanover. The special feature of the building is its building material concrete.
69. Hermes tower
The Hermosturm (Hermestrurm) is a viewing and transmitting tower that was built from 1956 to 1958 with a striking double tube construction from reinforced concrete. The tower is located on the Hanover annual fair and is 88.8 meters high, including antenna. The viewing platform of the Hermermestoren, where a lift goes, is located at an altitude of 65 meters.
St. Martin is a Roman Catholic church in the Hanoverian district of Groß-Buchholz. Since 1 September 2008, it has been the parish church of a parish with four parishes, which includes the district of Buchholz-Kleefeld and Misburg-Anderten and to which around 12,000 members belong. The parish belongs to the Deanery of Hanover of the Diocese of Hildesheim.
71. Maria Trost
The Maria Trost church is the Roman Catholic Church in Ahlem, a district on the western edge of Hanover (Lower Saxony). The church is a branch church of the parish “St. Godehard ”based in the Linden-Süd district, in the Deanery of Hanover of the Hildesheim diocese. The church named after the “Trösterin of the Wish” is located in Parkstraße 2.
The German: Eilenriede is a 640-hectare (1,600-acre) municipal forest in Hanover, Germany. It is the largest urban city forest in Germany, one of the largest in Europe, and is nearly twice the size of Central Park in New York. The biggest German urban park in the strict sense of the word, however, is the 375-hectare (930-acre) English Garden in Munich.
The Drachentöterhaus in Hanover is a commercial building built between 1900 and 1901 at Georgstraße 10 at the height of the Schiller monument. The listed, richly decorated sandstone façade of the house is best known for the figure of Saint George as a dragon slayer, carved almost completely sculpturally by Werner Hantelmann above the Georgspassage.
The Broyhanhaus is a residential and commercial building built in 1576 in Hanover's historic old town or Altstadt. The building is standing on the cellar walls of a previous building from the 14th century and is the second oldest preserved half-timbered building in Hanover. The house is named after the brewer Cord Broyhan who lived there since 1537.
75. Fürstenhaus Herrenhausen
The Fürstenhaus Herrenhausen-Museum in Hanover-Herrenhausen is a palace owned by the Welf family, which was used as a museum from 1955 to 2011. The listed palace, which for a long time could also be booked for events, displayed furniture, paintings, porcelain and sculptures on the ground floor. It has been closed to the public since 2011.
76. St. Franziskus
The Catholic Church of St. Francis in Vahrenheide, a district of Hanover (Lower Saxony), is named after St. Francis of Assisi and belongs to the parish of Heilig Geist in the Deanery of Hanover of the Diocese of Hildesheim. Located at Dresdener Straße 29, its catchment area includes the Hanoverian districts of Sahlkamp and Vahrenheide.
77. Schöner Brunnen
The Beautiful Fountain in Hanover is a fountain created in 1979 by the sculptor Hans-Jürgen Breuste. Installed as art in public space on Hildesheimer Straße at the corner of Freytagstraße in Hanover's Südstadt district, the artist arranged a column made of granite and two columns made of stainless steel from which water flows out.
The Goseriedebad was an indoor swimming pool in Hanover, Germany, opened in 1905 and closed in 1982, named after its location on the street Goseriede near Steintorplatz. After renovations in the 1980s and 1990s, the former indoor swimming pool is now used by the Kunstverein Kestnergesellschaft and the private radio station radio ffn.
79. Privatmuseum Walter Reinhardt – Villa Potzlach
The private museum Walter Reinhardt – Villa Potzlach in Hanover-Bemerode presents a selection of the works of the outsider artist Walter Reinhardt. The museum is managed and directed by his widow Birgit Jahn-Reinhardt. The façade of the semi-detached house was coloured and sculpturally designed according to motifs of the painter.
80. St. Nicholas Church
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Nicolai in Hanover is a listed neo-Romanesque church building with a bell tower from the Middle Ages. The location of the building is the highest point of the historic village and at the same time the entrance to the old village centre in today's district of Bothfeld at Sutelstraße 18–19.
81. Saxon Horse
The list of monuments in Hanover contains a number of selected monuments, memorials, sculptures, artistic objects of plastic ("street art") and fountain in public spaces, especially in the area of downtown Hanover. These objects are not congruent with (cultural) monuments in the sense of the Lower Saxony Monument Protection Act.
Bethlehem Chapel in Hanover is a church in the late 19th century. Today, the sacred building of Südstadt in Hanover is on the list. Built in 1887, the building is located at 35 Gro è e Barlinge, away from the streets to escape. The congregation was founded in 1885 and belongs to the independent Evangelical Lutheran Church.
83. Gästehaus der Niedersächsischen Landesregierung
The Gästehaus der Niedersächsischen Landesregierung is a former upper-class villa in Hanover, Lüerstraße 5, in the Zoo district. The building, which is now a listed building, was built between 1898 and 1900 in the Neo-Renaissance style and has served as a guest house for the Lower Saxony state government since 1947.
The bridge bastion in Hanover is a monument designed by the architect and sculptor Stefan Schwerdtfeger. The "Bastion", built in 1981, also forms a bridge for pedestrians from the Prinzengarten or Welfengarten over the street Schneiderberg to the main canteen of the University of Hanover with the building number 3110.
85. 20. Geburtstag Kronprinz Georg von Hannover 1839
The Georgsstein in Hanover and the corresponding Georgseichen in the Georgengarten date from the time of the Kingdom of Hanover. The trees with memorial stones were planted in 1839 on the 20th birthday of the heir to the throne, George of Hanover, on the western edge of the lawn oval in front of the Georgenpalais.
The village fountain in Hanover is a fountain built at the end of the 20th century with typical animal figures of a farm. The location of the complex donated by citizens with sculptures by the Hanoverian artist Bernd Maro is the historic village center in today's district of Groß-Buchholz in Pinkenburger Straße.
87. TAK Theater am Küchengarten
The TAK, also Theater am Küchengarten, in Hanover in the district Linden-Mitte is a small cabaret stage with 130 seats. She presents satire, cabaret, chansons and sophisticated nonsense at about 170 performances per season. The TAK is the only professionally operated facility of its kind in Lower Saxony.
88. Villa Stephanus (1870)
The Villa Stephanus is a villa built around 1865–70 for the brickworks owner Hermann Stephanus in the later Hanoverian district of Linden-Mitte, Davenstedter Straße 4. It dates from the time before the foundation of the Lindener Markt, which has been held here since 1896, and is a listed building.
The Sieltürmchen in Hanover is the only visible remnant of the hydraulic engineering facilities of the former city fortifications of Hanover. The location of the listed complex from the 16th century is Culemannstraße on the west bank of the Leine at the southern end of the bridge to Friedrichswall.
The Theodor-Lessing-Haus in Hannover is a building of the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover. Among other things, the listed building houses the Fach-Bibliothek Sozialwissenschaften (FBS) as part of the University Library. The location is the Welfengarten 2C in the district Nordstadt.
91. Neustädter Hof- und Stadtkirche
The Evangelical-Lutheran Neustädter Hof- und Stadtkirche St. Johannis in the Hanoverian district of Calenberger Neustadt is the oldest example in Lower Saxony of the Protestant spatial ideal of a hall church. The church is the sermon church of the state superintendent for the district of Hanover.
The Duve Fountain, also known as the Sämann Fountain, is a fountain in the Hanoverian district of Calenberger Neustadt, named after the entrepreneur Johann Duve (1611–1679). The fountain is located on the median strip of the Leibnizufer. It was created in 1916 by the sculptor Georg Herting.
The Simeonkirche in Hanover is an Evangelical Lutheran church built in the mid-1960s of the old people's center of the Henriettenstiftung with a pentagonal floor plan. The building, named after the prophet Simeon, is located on Schwemannstraße in the Hanoverian district of Kirchrode.
The Pelikan Fountain in Hanover is a translocated and transformed fountain with two pelicans. The water feature dedicated to the owner of Pelikan AG, Fritz Beindorff, can be found on Walderseestraße in the Hanoverian district of List on the edge of the Eilenriede in the Zoo district.
95. Gilde Parkbühne
The Gilde Parkbühne Hannover is an open-air venue in Hanover, Germany. It is located in the Sportpark Hannover in the district of Calenberger Neustadt, whose urban part is a few kilometers away. Directly adjacent residential areas of the Parkbühne are Ricklingen and Linden-Süd.
The Capitol is a 1,800-capacity live music venue in Hanover, Germany. It has hosted artists such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rory Gallagher, Iggy Pop and Robin Trower. It is located in a building erected in 1930 built in Brick Expressionism style and uses rooms of a former cinema.
97. Schloß u. Stadtkirche St. Crucis
The Kreuzkirche is a Lutheran church in the centre of Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony, Germany. The Gothic hall church is one of three churches in its Old Town; the other two are the Marktkirche and the now-ruined Aegidienkirche. It was dedicated in 1330 to the Holy Cross.
98. WOK - World of Kitchen
The WOK – World of Kitchen Museum in Hanover is the first large museum for kitchens in Europe. It was opened on 15 April 2010 in the premises of the former Fehling printing plant in the List district. The museum is operated by the association WOK-World of Kitchen Museum e. V.
99. Mädchen mit Fischen
Mädchen mit Fischen, also known as Fischbrunnen, is the name of a fountain on Friedrich-Ebert-Platz in Hanover, Germany. It is named after a girl with four water-spouting fish. She holds two of them in her arms, two others lie at her feet, each spewing out a jet of water.
The Rübezahlbrunnen in Hanover is a fountain built in the 1950s with a modern memory of the Silesian mountain spirit. The location of the - listed - artwork in the public spaces of the Lower Saxony state capital is the Rübezahlplatz in the Hanover district of midfield.
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