Our family research center

Trace your ancestors in Hamburg: in the Emigration Museum BallinStadt

In our in-house research center with 4 computer terminals, you have access to the digitized version of the unique Hamburg passenger lists as well as to the world’s largest genealogical database. It includes further information, such as U.S. censuses and address books (in total 18 billion historical documents and images worldwide).

This service is provided to you by our partner www.ancestry.com. The research area is open daily and is free of charge here at our museum.