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Hamburgische Staatsoper

The Hamburgische Staatsoper is one of the leading opera houses in Europe. Outstanding opera performances and enchanting ballets are on the varied program, which spans almost 400 years of music history. Since art-loving citizens founded Germany’s first public opera house at Gänsemarkt in 1678, the Hamburgische Staatsoper has had a decisive influence on Hamburg’s cultural
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Automuseum PROTOTYP

Automuseum PROTOTYP imbeds fascination and motor sports in an innovative exhibition concept. “People. Power. Car” is the motto of the the PROTOTYP Automuseum in Hamburg’s HafenCity. It paints a comprehensive picture of living car passion: ingenious designers and daring racing drivers are presented as well as technical details of powerful engines and approximately 45 beautifully
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Hamburg Dungeon

The Hamburg Dungeon breathes life into the dark sides of Hamburg history in an entertaining way: professional actors slip into historical roles and take visitors on a journey through over 600 years of city history in a total of 13 interactive shows. For the past 17 years, the Hamburg Dungeon has been providing a gruesome
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Miniatur Wunderland

The largest model railway in the world and one of the largest tourist attractions in Germany is located directly on the Elbe river in Hamburg’s Speicherstadt. More than 16 million visitors have already immersed themselves in this world of dreams, illusions and the inconceivable. The Miniatur Wunderland stretches from Scandinavia to the USA, from the
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Tax declaration and tax classes

In Germany, each employee has to pay income tax on all income for one calendar year. Each month, the companies/employers automatically transfer the tax from the gross salary to the tax office. They also deduct “solidarity surcharge” and, depending on the employee’s religious faith, “church tax”. Insurance for pension, health, nursing and unemployment insurances is
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