• Elbphilharmonie World-class venue with jaw-dropping architecture.
  • Gruenspan Terrific live venue in St Pauli with regular class acts.
  • Mojo Club Hamburg's best jazz stage in a fun and funky setting.
  • Knust Legendary St Pauli stage open to all genres.
  • Fabrik You could find anything happening at this dynamic place, but it's always good.
  • Barclaycard Arena Watch the best Bundesliga games at the home of Hamburger SV.

Theatre & Cinema

Classical Music

  • Elbphilharmonie Quite simply a world-class stage.
  • Staatsoper Home of Hamburg's prestigious state opera.
  • Laeiszhalle There's so much happening in Hamburg, classical performances overflow here.

Live Music

  • Gruenspan St Pauli's best live music venue among many.
  • Mojo Club Basement jazz for first-class acts.
  • Knust Terrific place for all manner of live acts.
  • Fabrik Another eclectic place that showcases Hamburg's diversity of live performances.
  • Cascadas Soul, jazz, Latin, funk, Carribean and Blues in Altstadt.
  • Hasenschaukel In the finest St Pauli tradition of indie and up-and-coming acts.

Music Festivals

  • MS Dockville August festival south of the Elbe with a stellar line-up year in, year out.
  • Reeperbahn Festival All kinds of music appears here, which is very Reeperbahn.
  • Schlagermove Celebration of 1970s German rock with dress-ups.
  • Altonale Neighbourhood street festival with live music front and centre.