Emigration Museum BallinStadt Hamburg

On an area of 2,500 square meters, experience the fascinating migration history of over four eras at the Emigration Museum BallinStadt Hamburg. Follow the footsteps of people striving to fulfill their hopes and dreams on their journey to a new homeland while visiting our exhibition. Learn more about Albert Ballin, the founder of the former emigrations halls in Hamburg. As Deutsches Haus der Migration (German House of Migration), BallinStadt is part of a worldwide network of more than 80 academic institutions and organizations.

Events
Picture Gallery
Genealogical research

Emigration Museum BallinStadt Hamburg

On an area of 2,500 square meters, experience the fascinating migration history of over four eras at the Emigration Museum BallinStadt Hamburg. Follow the footsteps of people striving to fulfill their hopes and dreams on their journey to a new homeland while visiting our exhibition. Learn more about Albert Ballin, the founder of the former emigrations halls in Hamburg. As Deutsches Haus der Migration (German House of Migration), BallinStadt is part of a worldwide network of more than 80 academic institutions and organizations.

Events
Picture Gallery
Genealogical research
Hafen der Träume

Hall no 1: “Port of Dreams”

About 120 years ago, Albert Ballin – name patron of the former emigration halls – decides to build these halls as a last homestead to the millions of European emigrants who are about to start their journey to the New World. The exhibition shows the fascinating and personal history of a man who created the “port of dreams” and introduces you to the historical place where today’s museum is located.

Welt in Bewegung

Hall no 2: “World in Transit”

The large emigration exhibition takes you on a journey with many stages. You can explore the varied emigration stations over the centuries. In 14 themed rooms you gain insight into countries, far away and yet so close and familiar.

Sonderausstellung-Reisehelden

Hall no 3: “Special exhibition”

This part of our museum shows our special exhibitions. In our family research center, you have access to the world’s largest genealogical database.
In hall no 3 you will also find our restaurant with shop.

Hall no 3: “Special exhibition”

BallinStadt is a museum in Hamburg that you should not miss. A foretaste of what awaits the guests in the emigration museum can be seen in our video.

OUR VISITORS RATE US HERE

Empfohlen bei Holidaycheck
Empfohlen bei TripAdvisor

OUR PARTNERS

BallinStadt-Auswanderermuseum-Hamburg-Hapag-Lloyd-Logo

BallinStadt-Auswanderermuseum-Hamburg-Hamburg-Airport-Logo

BallinStadt-Auswanderermuseum-Hamburg-Hamburger-Feuerkasse-Logo

BallinStadt-Auswanderermuseum-Hamburg-Ancestry-Logo