Guided tour

Elbphilharmonie Plaza: Guided Tour

Elbphilharmonie Plaza: Guided Tour

From US$ 180.10 per group up to 5

Discover Hamburg's most famous architectural wonder on a guided tour of the Elbphilharmonie Plaza. Learn all about the history of the spectacular modern building, with breathtaking views over Hamburg on offer.

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  • Discover Hamburg’s most famous modern building, the Elbphilharmonie, with a guide in the Plaza
  • Travel on the longest curved escalator in the world
  • Enjoy panoramic views over Hamburg from the Plaza
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Visit the Elbphilharmonie Plaza with a guide, and learn some exciting background information about this spectacular building as you discover both its outside and inside.

After meeting your guide, find out about the building’s original plans, plus its construction, completion challenges, and special features.

Tour the outside of the building while learning about its façade and other external features. Then, travel on up the Tube — the longest escalator in the world.

Glimpse its large panoramic window before arriving at the Plaza: an activity hub connecting the historical docks to the modern glass architecture. Take a moment to enjoy one of the most beautiful views of Hamburg over the harbor and HafenCity from the Plaza.

While there, hear about the music that is played inside as your guide gifts you with more tidbits about this striking modern structure.

  • HafenCity, Elbphilharmonie guided tour
  • Access to HafenCity
  • Access to Elbphilharmonie
  • Access to Elbphilharmonie Plaza
  • Live tour guide

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      Meeting point

      Kehrwiederspitze 12, 20457 Hamburg, at the bus stop for the "Blauen Linie" - your guide will be wearing a red shoulder bag.

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      What to bring

      • Weather-appropriate clothing

      Not allowed

      • Pets
      • Smoking

      Know before you go

      • This activity does not visit the concert halls
      • Entrance tickets to the Plaza are generally free of charge but would usually, without a tour, require a reservation
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      Gut erklärt, interessant rüber gebracht

      September 6, 2021

      he shows photos and explains. :D

      August 12, 2021

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      October 29, 2020

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