St Michaelis Church
St. Michaelis began as a humble church, which was extended in
1600. In 1647 construction began on the grand building that stands
today. Like many important buildings in Germany, the church
suffered major damage in World War II.
offers tours of the 270-foot (82m) tower;
the crypt, which contains the bodies of Johann Mattheson and Carl
Philipp Emanuel Bach; and there is also an interesting presentation
on the history of Hamburg.
Address: Englische Planke 1a
Postal Code: 20459
Telephone: (040) 376 78-0
Opening Time: November to April 10am-5:30pm; May to October