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Hamburg: Express Outer Elbphilharmonie Guided Tour

Product ID: 389257
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Enjoy this express tour of the outer Elbphilharmonie. Learn all about the impressive building, it's scandalous history, and hidden secrets during this 45-minute tour.
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Duration: 45 minutes
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  • Learn about the fascinating modern history of the Elbphilharmonie
  • Admire the beautiful architecture and buidling design
  • Listen to expert commentary covering hidden secrets of the Elbphilharmonie
Full description
Learn all about Hamburg’s fascinating landmark, from the original idea through to its completion in 2017. Join your group and tour guide at the Baumwall underground station. Together, walk towards the Elbphilharmonie and admire its architectural highlights. You will learn about the site’s history and why it turned out to be such an expensive project.

During this tour, you'll also learn about the music that is played in the concert halls today. Take the opportunity to ask your expert guide any questions you may have surrounding the history of the building, its design, and the surrounding neighbourhood.

After the 45-minute tour, you are free to enter the building on your own and enjoy breathtaking views of the harbour from the Elbphilharmonie Plaza.
  • Live guide
  • Recommendations of where to eat
What’s Not Included
  • Tips
  • Plaza Elbphilharmonieticket (only available at the official ticket office)

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Meeting point

U-bahn Baumwall: Exit/entrance Westliche Hafencity

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• This tour will take place rain or shine
• It is not possible to visit the concert halls as this is an outside-only tour. You will not enter the building as part of this tour.
• Entrance inside the building is free and tickets can be picked up at the local ticket office. Your tour guide is not able to guarantee tickets for the Elbphilharmonie, as access to the Plaza might be restricted.

From £10.67 per person

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Product ID: 389257