Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Bremerhaven

Deutsches Auswandererhaus

Standing on the spot where more than 7.2 million emigrants set sail for the US, South America and Australia between 1830 and 1942, this spectacular museum does a superb job commemorating some of their stories. The v…
Top Choice Museum in Bremerhaven

Klimahaus Bremerhaven 8° Ost

Shiny, space-age Klimahaus Bremerhaven 8° Ost offers a journey around the world along the longitudinal meridian 8° east, through climate zones in Switzerland, Italy, Niger, Cameroon, Antarctica, Samoa, Alaska and Ge…
Top Choice Gallery in Emden & Around

Kunsthalle

Focusing on 20th-century art, the white-and-exposed-timber, light-flooded rooms of Emden’s art gallery show off a range of big, bold canvases. There are some works by Max Beckmann, Erich Heckel, Alex Jawlensky, Oska…
Top Choice Gallery in Bremen City

Kunsthalle

For art-lovers, the highlight of Bremen’s Kulturmeile (Cultural Mile) is the Kunsthalle, which presents a large permanent collection of paintings, sculpture and copperplate engraving from the Middle Ages into the mo…
Top Choice Museum in Bremen City

Universum Science Center

Bremen has a strong aerospace industry, and space buffs will enjoy the eye-catching, oyster-shaped Universum Science Center, where you can make virtual trips to the stars, as well as to the ocean floor or the centre…
Top Choice Brewery in Bremen City

Beck’s Brewery

Two-hour tours of one of Germany's most internationally famous breweries must be booked online. The 3pm tour is also in English. Minimum age 16. Meet at the brewery's visitor centre, reached by taking tram 1, 2 or 3…
Museum in Emden & Around

Ostfriesisches Landesmuseum

The award-winning Ostfriesisches Landesmuseum has an interesting and varied collection illustrating themes of local history and life in the region. Not surprisingly, its picture gallery has a strong focus on Dutch a…
Palace in Jever

Schloss

Looking like a prop from the film Doctor Zhivago, the onion-shaped dome is literally the crowning feature of Jever’s 14th-century Schloss. The town’s 18th-century Russian rulers added it to a building built by Fräul…
Square in Bremen City

Markt

Bremen’s Unesco World Heritage–protected Markt is striking, especially for its ornate, gabled and sculpture-festooned Rathaus (town hall; 1410). In front stands a 5.5m-high medieval statue of the knight Roland (1404…
Gallery in Bremen City

Gerhard Marcks Haus

Gerhard Marcks (1889–1981), the man responsible for Bremen’s famous Stadtmusikanten sculpture on Markt, is among Germany’s greatest sculptors. He was born in Berlin and was one of the artists condemned as ‘degenerat…