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Elbe and Alster, the historic Town Hall, the unique Speicherstadt, the nightlife on the famous Reeperbahn, the traditional Hamburg fish market shape the image of Hamburg, Germany’s green city on the water. HafenCity offers modern architecture and the new landmark Elbe Philharmonic Hall. In Hamburg prestige, elegance and modernity are combined to a globally unique atmosphere.
|Population||1.8 million in the city
5 million people live in the greater metropolitan region of Hamburg
|Currency||Euro, €1 = 100 cents|
|Opening hours||From Monday to Saturday the shops are open from 9 a.m or 10 a.m to 8 p.m or 10 p.m. Shops and boutiques located away from the city centre may close earlier.|
|Emergency numbers||110 for the police
112 for ambulance and fire service
|Tourist information||Tourist Information in Hauptbahnhof
Kirchenallee Main entrance
+49 40 300 51 300
Opening hours: Mon-Sat 8 a.m- 9 p.m, Sun and public holidays 10 a.m- 6 p.m