Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #5 in Hamburg, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 8 sights
Distance 2.9 km
Ascend 25 m
Descend 25 m

Experience Hamburg in Germany in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in HamburgIndividual Sights in Hamburg

Sight 1: Straßenwalze MW 12 Emil

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The MW 12 Emil road roller is an exhibit on the grounds of the Museum der Arbeit in Hamburg-Barmbek. The road roller is on loan from Alexander Lerch from Hamburg and was christened after the son of the lender Emil.

Wikipedia: Straßenwalze MW 12 Emil (DE), Website

89 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 2: Bohrkopf T.R.U.D.E.

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Bohrkopf T.R.U.D.E. Wolfgang Meinhart / CC BY-SA 3.0

The TRUDE shield temporary machine, an acronym for deep down under the Elbe, was the largest tunnel boring machine in the world with an outside diameter of 14.20 meters. For the expansion of the new Elbe tunnel in Hamburg, a fourth tube was drilled in the shielding process between October 1997 and March 2000 under the river bed of the Elbe. The tunnel drill with a weight of over 2000 tons carried around 400,000 cubic meters of sand, scree and stones at an average speed of 6 meters per day.

Wikipedia: TRUDE (DE)

104 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Museum der Arbeit

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The St. Georg is the oldest steamship still seaworthy in Germany and is based in Hamburg.

Wikipedia: St. Georg (Schiff, 1876) (DE), Operator Website

714 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 4: Schleidenbrücke

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The Schleiden Bridge is a road bridge over the Osterbek Canal in Hamburg.

Wikipedia: Schleidenbrücke (DE)

436 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 5: Schleidenpark

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The Schleidenpark was laid out in 1903/04 on the outskirts of Hamburg-Barmbek-Süd on open grounds as the first public park in a working-class district of Hamburg. The streets surrounding it were called Biedermannplatz in 1947 after urbanization.

Wikipedia: Schleidenpark (DE)

304 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 6: Bugenhagenkirche

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Bugenhagenkirche Jan Lubitz / CC BY-SA 2.5

The Bugenhagen Church is a former Evangelical Lutheran church in the Barmbek-Süd district of Hamburg. It was built between 1927 and 1929 on today's Biedermannplatz according to plans by the architect Emil Heynen and restored and rebuilt by Bernhard Hirche from 1996 to 1998. In 2004, the Bugenhagen Church was closed and deconsecrated in 2019.

Wikipedia: Bugenhagenkirche (Hamburg-Barmbek) (DE)

557 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 7: Johannes-Prassek-Park

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Johannes-Prassek-Park is a park in the Barmbek-Süd district of Hamburg, Germany.

Wikipedia: Johannes-Prassek-Park (DE)

660 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 8: Kampnagel

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Kampnagel is a theatre in Hamburg, Germany. It is Germany's biggest independent production venue for the performing arts. It is based on the premises of a former mechanical engineering factory in Winterhude, founded in 1865.

Wikipedia: Kampnagel (EN), Website, Url


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