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HafenCity, Hamburg

4.3
#2 of 7 in Neighborhoods in Hamburg
HafenCity is the largest rebuilding project in Europe at 2.2 sq km (.85 square mi). Set for completion between 2020 and 2030, the project involves converting old port warehouses into offices, hotels, shops, official buildings, and residential areas. Visitors who enjoy city planning and innovative architecture can take a guided tour now via bike or foot. You'll see the International Maritime Museum of Hamburg, the Elbphilharmonie Concert Hall, and the Science Center. A change in European Union laws lessened this area's importance as a seaport, leading to the repurposing. Work out when and for how long to visit HafenCity and other Hamburg attractions using our handy Hamburg trip itinerary builder app.
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  • We had some spare time before dinner and decided to take the U Bahn to Hafen City and have a night stroll back to Hauptbahnhof. Very pleasant indeed, just do not forget your windbreaker 😉  more »
  • Very nice place surround and good for walking. You might enjoy the scenery till don't know how much walking.  more »

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