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Discover Hanover in Germany

Hanover in the region of Lower Saxony with its 515,140 habitants is a town located in Germany - some 155 mi or ( 250 km ) West of Berlin , the country's capital .

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Local time in Hanover is now 06:38 AM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Berlin " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Copenhagen, Malmö, Wiesenau, Wettbergen, and Westerfeld. When in this area, you might want to check out Copenhagen . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Hanover ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger visits Hanover (Speaks german)

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Arnold Schwarzenegger visits new city hall, Hanover, Germany. CeBIT opening. Partner state California. ..

German Beer: Types, Styles & Vocabulary So You Can Drink Like a Pro

5:35 min by woltersworld
Views: 9236 Rating: 5.00 drinking a German Beer is part of any trip to Germany. Here we are at te Ernst August Brauhaus in Hannover, Germany enjoying some tasty German fair and discussing some of the voca ..


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Die SOLOMONIC FASHION SHOW präsentiert aktuelle, sehr moderne Mode zwischen Afrika und Europa. MASALA Sa, 7.7.2012 Hannover, Germany Contact Gizaw Meshesha Prager Str. 7 10779 Berlin Germany Email: so ..

My Life - Alida featuring LayZee

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Alida met LayZee over Facebook, not knowing that they both lived in the same city. They both made compliments over one anthers music and ended by saying we must work together one day. Here is the resu ..

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Interesting facts about this location


The Leineschloss, situated on the Leine in Hanover, Germany, is the former residence of the Hanoverian kings and the current seat of the Landtag of Lower Saxony. The first building on the site was a Franciscan friary, constructed in about 1300, which was abandoned in 1533 after the Protestant Reformation. In 1636, George, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, began construction of the palace on the site as his residence. In 1742 the north-west wing was renewed.

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Located at 52.37 9.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Castles in Lower Saxony, Hanover

Marktkirche, Hanover

The Marktkirche St. Georgii et Jacobi (Market Church of Sts. George and James), commonly known as Marktkirche ("The Church on the Marketplace"), is the main Lutheran church in Hanover, Germany. It was built in the 14th century and, together with the nearby Old Town Hall, is considered the southernmost example of the North German brick gothic (norddeutsche Backsteingotik) architectural style. The roof and the vaults of the naves were destroyed in an air raid in 1943 and restored in 1952.

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Located at 52.37 9.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 14th-century Roman Catholic church buildings, Buildings and structures in Hanover, Churches in Lower Saxony, Gothic hall churches in Germany, Lutheran cathedrals in Germany, Lutheran church buildings converted from Roman Catholicism

Gehry Tower

Gehry Tower is a nine-story building constructed by architect Frank Gehry; it is located at the Steintor, Goethestraße 13a, in Hanover, Germany. The building was commissioned by the city-owned Hanover Transport Services, for whom Gehry also designed a bus stop in the city. Constructed of stainless steel, the tower is memorable for the noticeable twist in its outer façade on a ferroconcrete core, making optimal use of the relatively small piece of ground on which it is located.

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Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 2001, Buildings and structures in Hanover, Frank Gehry buildings, Twisted buildings and structures


Kröpcke is the central place of the city of Hanover in Germany. The place is situated at the crossroads of Georgstraße, Karmarschstraße, Bahnhofstraße and Rathenaustraße. It is named after Wilhelm Kröpcke, one of the owners of the former Café Robby, which was erected on the then-nameless place in 1869. Kröpcke leased the café in 1876, changed the business's name to Café Kröpcke and operated the café until 1919.

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Located at 52.37 9.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
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Staatsoper Hannover

Staatsoper Hannover is an opera house and opera company in Hanover. It is one of the leading opera companies in Germany. During the course of its season from September to June, Staatsoper Hannover mounts productions of a variety of operas from the standard operatic repertoire as well as 20th century works. The home base of Staatsoper Hannover is the Hanover Opera House, a theater built in classical style between 1845 and 1852 based on a plan drawn by Laves.

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Located at 52.37 9.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Hanover, German opera companies, Opera houses in Germany, Visitor attractions in Lower Saxony


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