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The art scene in Hamburg offers everything from exhibitions in the historic rooms of the Hamburger Kunsthalle or the Deichtorhallen to modern art galleries. But that's not all: fairs, happenings, architecture, art to participate in and touch - Hamburg also positions itself with many small exhibitions and galleries in the top league of the art scene worldwide!

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Die Halle für aktuelle Kunst und das Haus der Photographie
© Hans-Jürgen Wege

30 JAHRE DEICHTORHALLEN HAMBURG
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 11:00
  • Halle für aktuelle Kunst
Tanz des Lebens. 100 Jahre Hamburgische Sezession
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Tanz des Lebens. 100 Jahre Hamburgische Sezession
  • Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Jenisch Haus
foto-sonderausstellung-flucht-uebers-meer-immh
© Ullstein Bild

Sonderausstellung "Flucht übers Meer!"
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 09:00
  • Internationales Maritimes Museum
Silver Liz
© 2019 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Licensed by Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Foto: Sammlung Froehlich, Stuttgart

Ausstellung AMERIKA! DISNEY, ROCKWELL, POLLOCK, WARHOL
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 11:00
  • Bucerius Kunst Forum
Hamburg im 20. Jahrhundert
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Hamburg im 20. Jahrhundert
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte
Open UP! Wie die Digitalisierung die Wissenschaft verändert
© ZBW

Open UP! Wie die Digitalisierung die Wissenschaft verändert
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 09:00
  • ZBW – Leibniz-Informationszentrum Wirtschaft
Airline Meals
© Joachim Schmid

Amateurfotografie. Vom Bauhaus zu Instagram
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg (MKG)
Karl Lagerfeld / Selbstportrait 2013
© Karl Lagerfeld

Karl Lagerfeld – Visions / Erste Ausstellung nach seinem Tod im Februar 2019
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 11:00
  • Ernst Barlach Museum
Musuem am Rothenbaum - Kulturen und Künste der Welt (MARKK)
© MARKK

Ausgezeichnet: Künstlerinnen des Inventars
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Museum am Rothenbaum - Kulturen und Künste der Welt (MARKK)
Auf einer Blühwiese wachsen zahlreiche Nutz-und Zierpflanzen
© Freilichtmuseum am Kiekeberg

Pferde statt Motoren
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 09:00
  • Freilichtmuseum am Kiekeberg
Keramik-Sammlung
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Keramik-Sammlung
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Altonaer Museum
Kinderolymp
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Kinderolymp
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Altonaer Museum
Juden in Hamburg
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Juden in Hamburg
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte
© KZ-Gedenkstätte Neuengamme (ÖA)

Traces of History
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 09:30
  • KZ-Gedenkstätte Neuengamme
ABC der Arbeit - Vielfalt, Leben, Innovation
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

ABC der Arbeit - Vielfalt, Leben, Innovation
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Museum der Arbeit
Dioramen aus der Sammlung Jürgen Glanz
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Dioramen aus der Sammlung Jürgen Glanz
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Altonaer Museum
Entstehung einer Stadt aus Speichern
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Entstehung einer Stadt aus Speichern
  • Permanent Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Speicherstadtmuseum
© Tobias Friedrich

OPEN ART Ausstellung - Tobias Friedrich "BELOW SURFACE"
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 06:00
  • Überseeboulevard
Irinaland over the balkans
© 2001 Namida AG Glarus Schweiz

Friedensreich Hundertwasser – der Weltverbesserer
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 15:00
  • Fabrik der Künste
Die Nacht. Alles außer Schlaf
© Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg

Die Nacht. Alles außer Schlaf
  • Exhibition

  • 13.11.2019
  • 10:00
  • Museum der Arbeit
Ausstellungsplakat
© HSU

Weiße Rose. Der Widerstand von Studenten gegen Hitler. München 1942/43
  • Exhibition

  • 12.11.2019
  • 09:00
  • Universitätsbibliothek Helmut-Schmidt-Universität

HIGHLIGHTS Diverse exhibitions & colourful art in Hamburg

From antique to timeless, from abstract to modern, Hamburg not only lives art history, but also permanently hosts international exhibitions. Throughout the year, there is plenty to discover for every taste at numerous events such as the Long Night of the Museums, the Minerals of Hamburg or the Affordable Art Fair.

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© Oliver Lähndorf

Affordable Art Fair

Art for all! As the name suggests, the Affordable Art Fair in Hamburg offers works of many contemporary artists at affordable prices.

Affordable Art Fair

Affordable Art Fair

Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg

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© Elke Ehninger

arabesques

German and French artists will meet in and around Hamburg for five weeks from 22 January at the eighth Franco-German Cultural Festival arabesques. With the theme Si j'avais des ailes... - If I had wings ... they will go in over 30 events - from New Music, Film, Debates to Dance, Chanson and Art.

arabesques

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blickfang

The international design fair blickfang takes place annually in Hamburg. The latest fashion, jewellery and furniture trends will be on show and for sale.

blickfang

Blickfang internationale Designmesse Hamburg

Dammtorstraße 1
20095 Hamburg

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© Pablo Merchán Montes on Unsplash

eat&STYLE - Germany's largest food festival

At the eat&STYLE food festival in Hamburg's Schuppen 52, visitors will be pampered for two days with a colourful programme dedicated to all aspects of food.

eat&STYLE - Germany's largest food festival

Schuppen 52

Australiastraße 52
20457 Hamburg

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© GEE Media & Marketing GmbH

Hamburg zeigt Kunst - Hamburg presents Art

On the 8th of September 2019 starting at 10 a.m., Hamburg sucht Kunst will host its sixth creative festival in HafenCity, when Überseeboulevard will be transformed into an almost 10,000 square metre gallery.

Hamburg zeigt Kunst - Hamburg presents Art

Hamburg zeigt Kunst - Das kreative Festival

Van-der-Smissen-Straße 5
22767 Hamburg

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© planetfair GmbH + Co. KG

Hanse Golf

Germany's largest golf trade fair - golf is more than just a passing fad. The enthusiasm for the golf in Hamburg and the surrounding area is growing from year to year.

Hanse Golf

Hanse Golf

Messeplatz 1
20357 Hamburg

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Artistic-Must do

Hamburger Kunsthalle
© ThisIsJulia Photography

Admission to the Hamburger Kunsthalle

  • Important public art collections
  • Works from seven centuries
  • Changing art presentations
  • 700 constantly exhibited works
Admission to the Hamburger Kunsthalle
To offer
From 14.00€*
Hamburger Kunsthalle
© ThisIsJulia Photography

The three distinctive buildings of the Hamburg Kunsthalle art gallery are home to one of the most important public art collections in Germany, featuring works from seven centuries of art history. Frequently changing exhibitions of the museum's renowned collections show how art has developed from the Middle Ages until the present day. Over 700 works are on permanent display. Most of the more modern pieces are in the Gallery of Contemporary Art.

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Artistic-Must do

Teaser 3 Tage Kunstmeile
© Kunstmeile

3-Day Art Mile Pass

  • Historical and modern Art
  • Perfect location between Alster & Elbe
  • Everything reachable by foot
  • Five renowned art institutions
3-Day Art Mile Pass
To offer
From 25.00€*
© Fred Dott

The Kunstmeile Hamburg are the five renowned art institutions in the center of Hamburg. The Bucerius Kunst Forum, the Deichtorhallen Hamburg, the Hamburger Kunsthalle, the Kunstverein in Hamburg and the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe are all within walking distance of each other along the art mile. Their excellent location near Alster and Elbe is an invitation to visitors to take a stroll of discovery. Together they exhibit an up-to-date, vibrant selection of contemporary and historical art.#

Note: The 3-day pass entitles you to unlimited admission for three consecutive days to all five homes. To enter the booking, the selection of a date is required. This is not relevant to the validity of the ticket. This begins with the first exhibition visit, to which it must be presented in print.

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Bucerius Kunst Forum - Eintritt
© Ulrich Perrey

Admission to the Bucerius Art Forum

  • Always changing exhibitions
  • Works from antiquity to the present
  • All aspects of the fine arts
Admission to the Bucerius Art Forum
To offer
From 9.00€*
Bucerius Kunst Forum - Eintritt
© Ulrich Perrey

Bucerius Kunst Forum

is located right in the centre of Hamburg, close to the town hall, the Bucerius Kunst Forum art gallery presents different exhibitions throughout the year featuring works on subjects from antiquity to the present day. This is a place of exchanges and encounters for all aspects of the fine arts.

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12-Monats-Kunstmeilenpass
© Michael Schunck

12-Month Art Mile Pass

  • Must-Have for every art lover
  • Historical and modern Art
  • Perfect location between Alster & Elbe
  • Five renowned art institutions
12-Month Art Mile Pass
To offer
From 36.00€*
Kunstmeilenpass 12 Monate
© Fred Dott

The Kunstmeile Hamburg are the five renowned art institutions in the center of Hamburg. The Bucerius Kunst Forum, the Deichtorhallen Hamburg, the Hamburger Kunsthalle, the Kunstverein in Hamburg and the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe are all within walking distance of each other along the art mile. Their excellent location near Alster and Elbe is an invitation to visitors to take a stroll of discovery. Together they exhibit an up-to-date, vibrant selection of contemporary and historical art.

Note: The 12-month Kunstmeilenpass entitles you to a one-time visit to all five institutions, including special exhibitions, and is valid for 12 months. To enter the booking, the selection of a date is required. This is not relevant to the validity of the ticket. This begins with the first exhibition visit, to which it must be presented in print.

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Internationales Maritimes Museum
© Thomas Hampel

Admission to the International Maritime Museum

  • 3000 years of seafaring history
  • Over 40,000 miniature models
  • Queen Mary 2 out of a million Legos
  • Real ship simulator
Admission to the International Maritime Museum
To offer
From 13.00€*
Internationales Maritimes Museum
© Thomas Hampel

Discover the world of seafaring: located in Hamburg's oldest surviving warehouse, the Maritime Museum presents 3,000 years of seafaring history with priceless exhibits from around the world. Welcome aboard: wind and waves, explorers and pirates. Over 40,000 miniature models, a treasure chamber with ships made of gold, silver and amber, the Queen Mary 2 built out of a million Lego bricks and a real ice wall you can touch.

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Family-Highlight

Ballinstadt
© ThisIsJulia Photography

Admission to the "BallinStadt" emigrant museum

  • Exciting im- & emigration history
  • 4 epochs interesting presented
  • Free Family Research Area
  • Interactive game »Simmigrant«

Admission to the "BallinStadt" emigrant museum
To offer
From 13.00€*
Ballinstadt
© ThisIsJulia Photography

On an area of 2,500 square meters, experience the fascinating migration history of over four eras at the Emigration Museum BallinStadt Hamburg. Follow the footsteps of people striving to fulfill their hopes and dreams on their journey to a new homeland while visiting our exhibition. Learn more about Albert Ballin, the founder of the former emigrations halls in Hamburg. In our in-house research center with four computer terminals, you have access to the digitized version of the unique Hamburg passenger lists as well as to the world’s largest genealogical database. It includes further information, such as U.S. censuses and address books (in total 18 billion historical documents and images worldwide).

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At a glance! Top events in 2019

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Top events in 2019
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Theatre, Museums, Galleries & Music Culture & Music in Hamburg

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