Sternschanze is known for being walkable and business-friendly with many neighborhood options for restaurants, bars, and cafes. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the parks. Hotels in Sternschanze provide a good starting point for sightseeing in and around the Hamburg area.
Sightseeing around Sternschanze
The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore. Stroll the halls at Hamburg Museum, Johannes Brahms Museum, or Panopikum. You can buy tickets to live performances at Laeiszhalle, Delphi Show Palast, and Fliegende Bauten. Monuments like Hamburg TV Tower, Bismarck Monument, and St. Michaelis Church are well regarded. Peterstrasse, Hans-Albers-Platz, and Beatles Platz are some local landmarks. Hamburger Dom, Hamburg Dungeon, and Miniatur Wunderland are family favorites.
Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Schanzenpark, Heiligengeistfeld, or Botanical Gardens. At Donners Park, take some time to really appreciate nature. With a shopping trip to Rindermarkthalle, Gansemarkt, or Hanse Viertel, you might find that perfect souvenir. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Millerntor Stadium, Bleichenhof-Passage Hamburg, and Grosse Freiheit.
Some of the area's most popular sights are Fish Market, Moenckebergstrasse, and Hamburger Kunsthalle. Japanese Garden, Planten un Blomen, and University of Hamburg are also favorite places to visit.
Getting around Sternschanze
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Sternschanze U-Bahn, Sternschanze S-Bahn, or Messehallen U-Bahn. You can inquire about options for water travel at the marina.
The Hamburg (HAM) airport is 5.2 miles (8.3 km) from Sternschanze. Luebeck (LBC) is the next closest airport, 34.3 miles (55.2 km) away.