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Church of St. Michael

Englische Planke 1a, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 376780
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This huge 18th-century cathedral is Hamburg's best known architectural landmark.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Englische Planke 1a, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 376780
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Reviewed today via mobile

The church was nice, someone was playing the organ when we were there and added an extra bit of entertainment. Its a good city view from the top if you choose to go up at a small fee (note that you can get free tickets...More

Thank d_trips66
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The church is lovely, but the best part was going up the church tower (via lift...105 meters). The views of the city were great for some nice photographs. Well worth the fee.

Thank mjs03
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you want to get a great view of Hamburg then you have to do the church! We decided to talk to the top (it was tough! All 400+ steps - but worth it! You can get the lift too) We went at around 12pm...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had the chance to hear a organ concert at this church, it was amazing! It called my attention that despite its grandeur was simple and cozy

Thank helenaSB7
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church has been rebuilt many times..hopefully this will be the last time. Lift to the top and the crypt is interesting as well.

Thank trophyian
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here after a river boat trip. A few minutes walk from U and S bahns. Some steps even if you use the lift. Nice view at top of port area and towards the city centre.

Thank Gordon103
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment to see St. Michael's Victory over the Devil, sculpture above the main entrance to walking through the grand doors of the church, you will be in awe. The church has survived for over four hundred years. The church has been added to...More

Thank GARY F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hoped a littlebit more from this tower. The view was beautiful, but that was all. First of all the service was bad, because ticket seller (actually both of them) was in a bad mood. Secondly the way on the top of the tower was...More

Thank Err_iik
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice church, well worth getting the lift to the top, there's also a war museum in the basement but not really worth it as very short and mostly in German.

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing church; inside and out, architecturally beautiful, and with very vivid colours. Outside one can see it's green colour coating on on the roof, and its characteristic black belltower, with the faded green paint at the top. Outside, as approaching from the road, you...More

Thank LucyKotsiopoulou
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28 March 2016|
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Response from Arvind Kumar S | Reviewed this property |
I do not know exact timing, but the service is open at 9 AM - that is when I went there. Hope that helps.