• Explore Lübeck's landmark
    The Hanseatic city's exciting history
  • The gate of the century
    Crest the two towers filled with history

Lübeck’s Holstentor gate is one of the best known German buildings worldwide

The Exhibition

Inside this historic monument the Holstentor Museum puts the history of Lübeck’s hanseatic trade links, its power and its wealth on display. Exhibits such as historical ship models, suits of armor, weapons, legal instruments, and articles of merchandise offer many exciting discoveries to the visitors. The exhibition »The Power of Trade« – Die Macht des Handels – thus illustrates the success story with which the merchants of medieval Lübeck put their city firmly on the international map.

Opening hours

Tuesday - Sunday
1st of January - 31st of March
11am - 5pm

Monday - Sunday
1st of April - 31st of December
10am - 6pm




Museum Holstentor
23552 Lübeck

Phone +49 451 1224129

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