Eppendorf is known for being walkable and business-friendly with many neighborhood options for restaurants, bars, and cafes. In addition to its college atmosphere, the neighborhood has many charming qualities. Take in the natural beauty of the lake and parks—or broaden your horizons with some local theater. Eppendorf has hotels to suit everyone's tastes, and makes a great home base for exploring the sights in and around Hamburg.
Sightseeing around Eppendorf
The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the monuments and other landmarks offer local lore. Browse the collections at Planetarium Hamburg, Museum of Ethnology, or Johannes Brahms Museum. You can attend a show at Alma Hoppes Lustspielhaus, North German Radio Opera, and Hamburg Kammerspiele. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Islamic Centre Hamburg, Hamburg TV Tower, and Peterstrasse. Create some family memories at Hagenbeck Zoo, Hamburger Dom, and Alster-Schwimmhalle.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Eppendorfer Park, Alsterpark, or Stadtpark. At Donners Park, take some time to really appreciate nature. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Isemarkt, Rindermarkthalle, and Gansemarkt. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by German Tennis Federation, Holsten Brewery, and Millerntor Stadium.
Some of the area's most popular sights are Hamburger Kunsthalle, St. Michaelis Church, and Moenckebergstrasse. University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Schanzenpark, and Delphi Show Palast are other top spots to see.
Getting around Eppendorf
Ready to get out and explore the city? Kellinghusenstrasse U-Bahn is the closest metro station.
Eppendorf is 3.2 miles (5.1 km) from the airport in Hamburg (HAM). The next closest airport is Luebeck (LBC), located 33.2 miles (53.5 km) away.