Ticket for the BallinStadt Hamburg Emigration Museum

Availability: Daily
Duration: 6 hours
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit a successful combination of museum and adventure world on the topic of migration
  • Experience an interactive exhibition in an impressive setting
  • Get a lot of information about immigration and emigration
  • Play the interactive game “Simmigrant” with hidden clues for children
  • Follow our museum-rat Jette through the hands-on museum (for small children)
  • Conduct genealogical research in an international database (cooperation with "Ancestry")
What to expect

Go on an exciting journey and experience the history of immigration and emigration over four epochs in the BallinStadt Hamburg Emigration Museum. In a total of three houses on 2,500 sqm, you will accompany in our museum in Hamburg people who emigrated with wishes and dreams they took with them on their way to a new home. Get to know Albert Ballin, the founder of the emigration halls in Hamburg at the time, and follow the traces of your ancestors in the family research center of BallinStadt.

The Emigration Museum BallinStadt Hamburg focuses on emigration through Hamburg (from 1850 to 1934) and the development of migration over four historical epochs, always accompanied by human cravings, fates and stories.
The reasons for migration are still timeless. Escape from war, hunger and persecution or just simply a thirst for adventure, curiosity and the dream of a new (better) life were the motivation for emigration and immigration then and now.

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Reduced price
  • Children (5-12 years): reduced
  • Children (0-4 years): free
  • Schoolchildren, students, trainees, pensioners, the severely disabled and the unemployed: reduced
  • Discount for small families (2 adults and 1 child) and family card (2 adults and 2 children)

Veddeler Bogen 2, 20539 Hamburg, Deutschland

What to remember
  • Opening times of the restaurant "To America": March-October, daily 11:00am-5:30pm / November-February, daily 11:00am-4:30pm
  • Please note that the majority of exhibition texts is in German. Visitors are welcome to take hard copies in English, French and Polish free of charge at the cash desk
  • The audio stations at the exhibition are in German and English
  • Animals are not permitted in the exhibition rooms. Dogs on a leash are welcome in the restaurant
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  • March-October, daily from 10:00am to 6:00pm
  • November-February, daily from 10:00am to 4:30pm
  • Last admission always one hour before closing
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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