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Hamburg

facts in brief


St.Nicolaus Church. Part of
Braun and Hogenberg I-24-2
St.Nicolaus Church.
Part of Braun and Hogenberg I-24-2







Facts in brief:

Located on Elbe river connected to North Sea; one of Europe's busiest ports; founded by Charlemagne as fortress against Slavs; with L?beck, formed Hanseatic League in 1241; accepted Reformation in 1529; devastated by fire in 1842, by bombing in WW II.

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