The Speicherstadt in Hamburg is the largest warehouse complex in the world.
Whether miniature wonderland, moated castle or traditional ship port - a visit to the Speicherstadt must not be missing in any visit to Hamburg. Since July 2015, the Speicherstadt together with the Kontorhausviertel including Chilehaus Germany 40th UNESCO World Heritage Site.The Speicherstadt is the largest warehouse complex in the world and covers approximately 26 hectares between Baumwall and Oberhafen. The complex was built on thousands of oak posts between 1883 and the late 1920s and has been a listed building since 1991. Since 2008, the Speicherstadt has been administratively part of HafenCity's new development area in the district of Hamburg-Mitte, which sets modern accents by predominantly using contemporary building materials such as glass and steel - an exciting contrast to the Neo-Gothic brick architecture of the Speicherstadt.hamburg.de/sehenswuerdigkeiten/4511364/speicherstadt
August 29, 2019
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