49 attractions you should visit in Bremen - With photos & details

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Bremen is Germany's smallest state. Two distinct enclaves form the state of Bremen. One is Bremen the state capital, and the other is Bremerhaven the city. Bremen is known for its rich cultural life with many theatres, libraries, archives, museums, and galleries.

AchterdiekseeAchterdieksee, 28355 Bremen, Germany
Man-made Lakes

The Achterdieksee is a quarry pond in the Oberneuland district of Bremen, which is used as a bathing lake. It is also used by sport fishermen. The lake, which is directly adjacent to the A 27 , was excavated in 1969 during the construction of the motorway and then converted into a bathing lake as one of four sand extraction points for the construction of the motorway.

Antikenmuseum im SchnoorMarterburg 55, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Museums

The Antikenmuseum in Schnoor in Bremen was a privately owned museum. In 2005 it was opened in the Marterburg in the Schnoorviertel of Bremen in the vicinity of Böttcherstraße and the Bremen art gallery. With the subtitle “Masterpieces of Greek vase art from the Zimmermann Collection ”, it was a special museum for antique vases and thus unique in Germany.

Atlantis HouseBöttcherstraße, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Iconic Buildings

Atlantis House is one of the majestic buildings in the old town of Bremen which was an interesting example of German architecture in the interwar period which was completed in 1931.  It was designed by Bernhard Hoetger. The interior and exterior of this building is quiet beautiful and it attracts a lot of people to visit this place.

Borgfelder WümmewiesenAm Großen Moordamm 20, 28357 Bremen, Germany
Outdoors- Other
Forests
Bird Sanctuaries

The Borgfelder Wümmewiesen is a nature reserve in the districts of Borgfeld and Oberneuland in the municipality of Bremen. It is around 688 hectares. The nature reserve registered in the nature reserve book of the city of Bremen under number 7 is the largest nature reserve in the city and the second-largest in the country. The nature reserve is largely part of the same-named, almost 682 hectare EU bird sanctuary.

botanikaDeliusweg 40, 28359 Bremen, Germany
Man-made Structures- Other
Botanical Gardens

botanica - Bremen's great world of discovery is the name of a nature experience center in the Rhododendron Park Bremen. The facility shows the great variety of tropical and subtropical rhododendrons and their accompanying flora in natural greenhouses. In an interactive discovery center, it also provides in-depth knowledge of the importance of biological diversity. The facility, which is open all year round, is suitable for adults and children from around five years of age and is largely barrier-

BöttcherstraßeBöttcherstraße, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Street Markets

The Böttcherstrasse is about 110 m long street in Bremen's Old Town, which is one of the cultural monuments and tourist attractions in Bremen because of their architecture. Most of the buildings were built between 1922 and 1931 and are mainly due to Ludwig Roselius, a Bremen coffee merchant, and patron.  The street and its buildings are a rare example of Expressionism architecture

Bremen RolandAm Markt, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Sculptures

The Bremen Roland is a statue of Roland, erected in 1404. It stands in the market square of Bremen, Germany, facing the cathedral, and shows Roland, paladin of the first Holy Roman Emperor Charlemagne and hero of the Battle of Roncevaux Pass. Roland is shown as protector of the city: his legendary sword is unsheathed, and his shield is emblazoned with the two-headed Imperial eagle.

Bremen Town HallAm Markt 21, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Iconic Buildings

It is the seat of the President of the Senate and Mayor of the Free Hanseatic City of Bremen. Bremen's town hall is regarded as the jewel in the crown of the historical market square. The Upper Hall, where the city council used to convene, is the most magnificent ceremonial venue in Bremen. The model ships that hang from the ceiling bear witness to the importance of commerce and maritime trade for the city. Their miniature cannons can even be fired if the occasion demands.

Bremische Evangelische Kirche Unser Lieben Frauen GemeindeHermann-Henrich-Meier-Allee 40a, 28213 Bremen, Germany
Churches

The church was originally dedicated to Saint Vitus. It served as the market church of the city and later also as church of the city council. The current building of the Church of Our Lady dates from the 13th century. The brightly colored stained-glass windows are the work of the French artist Alfred Manessier. In 1973, the church was listed under the monument protection act. It was one of the main pilgrimage sites in this area.

Casino BremenSchlachte 26, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Casinos

The Casino Bremen is part of the West's group and located in the Weser city since 1980th The casino has been located in a historic office building on the Schlachte promenade since 2010. The classic game with American Roulette, Black Jack and Poker, as well as the slot machine game, are offered .  The Bremen casino has a slot machine branch in Bremerhaven.

Coffee house on the EmmaseeEmmasee, 28209 Bremen, Germany
Iconic Buildings

The coffee house on the Emmasee in Bremen - Schwachhausen, district Bürgerpark is a listed building. The new building is one of the most important buildings in Bremen  The building was placed under monument protection in 1984 as a Bremen cultural monument. Heinrich Müller designed the first coffee house on the north bank of the Emma lake in 1867 as a light, flat wooden structure called a tent . The popular coffee was expanded in 1874.

Dom-MuseumSandstraße 10, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Museums

The Dom-Museum came about as the result of large-scale restoration of the Cathedral. Due to the restoration, new information about the Cathedral’s numerous graves and 1,200-year history was discovered. A museum space was created in historical rooms next to the high choir. The Cathedral Museum in Bremen's St. Petri Cathedral is an ecumenical museum for the history of the Church in Bremen, which was founded in 1987 to record finds from the cathedral's medieval bishops' tombs.

Focke MuseumSchwachhauser Heerstraße 240, 28213 Bremen, Germany
Museums

The Focke Museum is as Bremer State Museum of Art and Cultural History, the historical museum of the city of Bremen. The modern main building, supplemented by buildings from the 16th to 19th centuries, is located in a 4.5-hectare park in the Bremen district of Riensberg.  It is located in 4.5 hectares (11 acres) of grounds in the Riensberg neighborhood of the city. In addition to the main building which opened in 1964 and was extended in 2002, the museum complex includes buildings dating from th

Parks

The Friedehorst Park is a green area in the Bremen district which covers around 9 hectares. Here is the highest natural point in the state of Bremen with a height of 32.5 m above sea ​​level. The publicly accessible park belongs to the Evangelical Church in Bremen.  One of the beautiful locations where you can spend some nice time with your family in the middle of the city.

Gerhard Marcks HouseAm Wall 208, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Iconic Buildings
Museums

The Gerhard Marcks House in Bremen is a museum for modern and contemporary sculpture, with national and international recognition. Special exhibitions feature not only classic artists such as Moore, Maillol, or Giacometti but also younger artists, demonstrating that sculpture is an active medium. It presents the spectrum of sculpture from the 20th century to the present. A large body of the work of Gerhard Marcks, the sculptor and graphic artist from Berlin, are found here.

Glockenspiel HouseBöttcherstraße 4-6, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Iconic Buildings

The Glockenspiel House is a building in Bremen in the north of Germany. With its 30 bells of Meissen porcelain, the carillon chimes three times a day while wooden panels depicting pioneering seafarers and aviators appear on a rotating mechanism inside the tower. In 1944 the building suffered serious fire damage. The carillon was replaced, this time with white porcelain bells. The panels survived the Second World War undamaged. They were restored in 1991, together with the carillon, which receive

Heimatmuseum Schloss SchonebeckIm Dorfe 3, 28757 Bremen, Germany
Iconic Buildings
Museums

Schönebeck Castle is a moated castle in Bremen- Vegesack, district of Schönebeck, built-in north German half-timbering. It is located in the valley of the Schönebecker Aue, a Geestbach flowing into the Weser over the Vegesack harbor, which was dammed into a pond in the area of ​​the castle.  Today the castle is the seat of the Schönebeck Castle Local History Museum.

Hirt mit SchweinenSögestraße 64, 28195 Bremen, Germany
Sculptures

The swineherd and his herd is a bronze group of figures in Bremen - in the middle at the end of Sögestraße near the streets Am Wall and Herdentorsteinweg. It was set up in 1974 and is included in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.  Today, children and young people like to ride the bronze pigs. It also became a habit to meet “with the pigs”.

Knoops Park28759 Bremen, Germany
Parks

Knoops Park, named after the Bremen merchant Ludwig Knoop, is a park in the Burglesum district of Bremen, St. Magnus, which covers an area of ​​65 hectares.   A life-size bronze statue of Ludwig Knoop now greets visitors exploring the seven kilometers of charming avenues and romantic paths that wind their way through the park. Little ones will enjoy the play area with the new slide right by the Lesum river.

Krankenhaus-MuseumZüricher Str. 40, 28325 Bremen, Germany
Museums

Krankenhaus-Museum is a medical history museum in the East Westphalian city ​​of Bielefeld in North Rhine-Westphalia. It is located at the Bielefeld Mitte Clinic in the Dr. Mildred Scheel Park. The museum is dedicated to the history of hospitals in Bielefeld which focuses on the patient in the hospital bed. Personal utensils and the corresponding equipment, treatment, and care aids are also available.

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