Counting Houses of Hamburg

Interesting
These shop buildings (late 19C) stand in the business and printing district of the city. They are a colossal mass of dark bricks, and see in particular the House of Chile (Chilehaus) that stretches into the sky, the Sprinkenhof, a city within a city, and the warehouses of Speicherstadt. Built in the late 19C for the free zone, they housed precious merchandise such as tobacco, spices, carpets and raw silk over 373 000 m2.

Useful information

Address:

Burchardplatz, 20095 Hamburg

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