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St Nikolai Memorial

Willy-Brandt-Str. 60, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 371125
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Willy-Brandt-Str. 60, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 371125
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The churchhad been bombed because of the heigh of the tower. The tower is still there and the view above was visitable, the ticket combined also the visit of the crypt.

Thank Scorpioyves
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must-see if you're interested in history; this place provided shattering accounts of the horrifying human cost of the Allied bombing of Hamburg to include footage of events. I felt quite emotional seeing it and couldn't help but noticed the guilt that seems to remain...More

Thank carriemarie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It used to be one of the highest churches in Germany and it got destroyed during WWII. This is what you read in guidebooks, but you can seldom imagine that only the amazing gothic tower is still standing, surrounded by nothing. The desolation that it...More

Thank CodaQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The crypt in this ruined church houses an unflinching exhibit on the horror of war, and perfectly balances the actions of both sides in the bombings - the German bombing of Coventry, the German destruction of Warsaw, and also the Allied bombing of Hamburg. Having...More

Thank TheOldMacs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Again this memorial is on the tourist trail. Not really much to see. Building works going on at the moment so its even less interesting. You will pass it going to the warehouse or the opera house, so just tick off your list.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Visting Hamburg in late November and went to see this memorial. It is a WW II bombed out church memorializing the destruction the city faced during that time. The Allies actually targeted this city during the war since it was a significant seaport of Germany...More

3  Thank Mike S
Reviewed January 4, 2018

The St. Nicolat Memorial, is the remains of the church, which was destroyed during WW 2, in the tower ther is a very interresting exhibition with the WW 2 history

Thank jpdk
Reviewed December 30, 2017

Sadly the museum was closed for renovations when we were there and we only could go to the tower. The church is a true testimony to the sufferings that took place in WWII.

Thank Lou V
Reviewed December 14, 2017

The destroyed church, now stands as a lasting memorial to all those killed in the war, and to the attrocities carried out. The grounds are free to visit, but for 5 euros you can visit the underground museum, and also catch the lift to the...More

1  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed December 7, 2017

This place stands as a memorial to those adversely affected by World War 2. The elevator whisks passengers the remaining steeple for a bird's eye view of the city of Hamburg. The museum is included in the ticket. It focuses on World War 2. A...More

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Jamie P
January 11, 2018|
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Response from Travelexperience12 | Reviewed this property |
If including the church tower and the museum, probably between one hour and 75 minutes, depending on your level of interest in the museum Travelexperience12