Dialog Im Dunkeln
Hour-long, pitch-black journey with a blind guide through recreated natural and urban landscapes, giving you a memorable impression of...
High Flyer Balloon
You can simply wander through its intriguing streets, look down on it from the High Flyer Balloon , which lifts you 150m into the air...
This intimate, galleried venue with a central stage is fond of cutting-edge adaptations of classics and cinema (for example, from...
A favourite with city office workers, high-quality Chinese, Thai and Japanese cuisine is served at impressively low prices, especially...
cnr Burchardstrasse & Johanniswall · interesting places nearby
One of the city’s most remarkable buildings lies to the south in the Merchant’s District. The brown-brick Chilehaus is shaped like an ocean liner, with remarkable curved walls meeting in the shape of a ship’s bow and staggered balconies that look like decks. Designed by architect Fritz Höger for a merchant who derived his wealth from trading with Chile, the 1924 building is a leading example of German expressionist architecture. It’s situated alongside other so-called ‘Backsteingotik’ buildings (Backstein refers to a specially glazed brick; gotik means ‘Gothic’).