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Right in the middle: There is a lot to discover in the centre of Hanover.

What is the IdeenExpo?

IdeenExpo 2024

IdeenExpo - hands-on exhibits

IdeenExpo Hannover - Live edutainment at its best

Chrissi Composing, IdeenExpo 2024

IdeenExpo 2024

IdeenExpo 2024, Europe's largest youth event for technology and science, will take place from 8 to 16 June at the exhibition grounds in Hanover.
Hannover Living: H-Story Iphone


Discover history with H-STORY - a new project in which you can discover authentically reconstructed city views of Hanover in 1925.
Escape Hannover

Escape Hanover

Put all your senses to the test in the escape rooms or VR experiences, solve the tricky puzzles and grow together as a team. But beware: the clock is ticking!
Hannover Living: Shin Ramen Shin Foods

Shin Ramen

At Shin Ramen you can get noodles for your delicious, hot ramen made according to the original recipe - here you can get "authentic Japanese food" at two locations in Hanover city centre.
1666 - Café & Törtchenboutique

1666 - Café & Tartlet Boutique

The 1666 - Café & Törtchenboutique is a small, sweet café in Hanover's old town centre with fragrant coffee and a tempting selection of homemade cakes, tarts and tartlets.
funXperience Hannover, NeonGolf

funXperience Hanover

The funXperience leisure centre in Hanover is THE place for fun and entertainment 365 days a year. Put your skills to the test at NeonGolf or dive into strange worlds thanks to VR glasses.
anna leine, zwei Frauen sitzen im Café und werden bedient

anna leine

At anna leine, friendly, well-trained people with and without disabilities work together as a team and prepare breakfast, daily specials and cakes for you with love and the best ingredients.
Ernst-August-Galerie, Innenansicht EG

Ernst August Gallery

Nothing is left to be desired here: In the Ernst-August-Galerie you can enjoy the comprehensive and attractive range of shops, restaurants and lifestyle in one place.
The Escape Room

The Escape Room

In this real-life version of the computer games "Escape the Room", the aim is to avert crime, a pandemic or a meteorite impact in order to get free. This is adventure fun in a locked room!
Superfly Hannover

Superfly Hanover

Are you ready to lose the ground under your feet and take off at Superfly Hannover? Let the trampolines take you high into the air and learn how to fly!
Greenality Store Hannover

Greenality Store

You can find fair fashion in Hanover at the Greenality store in the city centre. Here you will find fair clothing for women, men and children as well as sustainable lifestyle items.
Gartensaal im Neuen Rathaus, Tische im hellen, weißen Raum, langer Gang

The garden room

In the New Town Hall, you can not only discover Hanover from above, but also enjoy a delicious meal, celebrate parties and hold conferences in the "Der Gartensaal" restaurant.
Kiosk am Kröpcke

Kiosk at Kröpcke

The classic kiosk stands on Kröpcke like a rock in the surf - in the middle of the thundering pedestrian traffic. Tens of thousands flock past it every day to stock up on snacks.
Gottfried’s Feinkiosk am Holzmarkt. Im Innenraum laden Omas alte Polstersessel zum Verweilen ein.

Gottfried's Feinkiosk

Stylish, sustainable and with a unique atmosphere: at Gottfried's Feinkiosk you can plop down in grandma's old upholstered armchair and enjoy pear punch, oat milk cappuccino or hip sodas.
Hannover Living: Leinewelle Surfer

line wave

The Leinewelle is a technical facility on the Hohe Ufer in Hanover's historic city centre. The standing wave was the first "surf spot" in northern Germany to be created in a natural river.
Hannover Living: Schild bitte küssen

Café Konrad

Most people stop in front of Café Konrad, either to snog or to look, because a sign in front of the windows of the charming old town café reads "Lovers please kiss here".
Sommerkino im Hof - KoKi

KoKi - Communal cinema in the Künstlerhaus

The iconic Karree is something very special in the city. Here you can enjoy hours of cinematic pleasure in front of our screen in the summer cinema!
ASTOR Grand Cinema

ASTOR Grand Cinema

Make yourself comfortable in the cosy armchairs in the Astor and let yourself be pampered with drinks and finger food directly at your seat - a relaxed and eventful film experience is guaranteed!

The Aegidienkirche

The Aegidienkirche in Hanover, which was largely destroyed in the Second World War, has served as a memorial to the victims of war and violence since 1954.
Restaurant und Bar im Albertz.


As "The German Eatery", the Albertz. bar and restaurant combines modern and international dishes with classic German specialities.
Holocaust Mahnmal

Holocaust Memorial Opernplatz

The Holocaust Memorial on Opernplatz in Hanover has been a central place of remembrance for the Jewish victims of National Socialism in Hanover since 1994.
Meiers Lebenslust

Meier's lust for life

Whether you're organising events or private parties, enjoying a lunch or just want to eat a delicious meal - Meiers Lebenslust impresses with its North German cuisine and its own brewery.
Leineschloss, Sitz des niedersaechsischen Landtags

Neighbourhood video: Mitte and Calenberger Neustadt

Immerse yourself in the heart of Hanover: from Hanover city centre to Calenberger Neustadt. These vibrant neighbourhoods are rich in history, architecture and cultural treasures.
Lindenblatt Burger-Bar

Lindenblatt Burger Bar

At Lindenblatt, the ingredients come from the region - because the burger bar is committed to sustainability and regionality. The mission: to inspire guests to enjoy meat consciously.
fairKauf - Ihr Secondhand-Kaufhaus

fairKauf - Your second-hand department stores'

Over 5 floors, the fairKauf offers donated, well-preserved goods: from textiles, household goods and toys to books, furniture and technology, there is something for everyone.
Mercure Hotel Hannover City

Mercure Hotel Hannover City

Here you will be spoilt with a rich breakfast buffet, delicious food and sparkling drinks. You can enjoy your evening in the bar or on the terrace.
GOP Varieté - Show & Menü

GOP Varieté - Show & Menu

For the most beautiful moments! Combine a breathtaking show experience with a variety of culinary delights and experience an extraordinary evening at the GOP.
Pelikan Bar

Pelikan Bar

The Pelikan Bar is a special place that fascinates guests with its historical beauty! In addition to delicious food and creative drinks, numerous events and activities await you.
Wilma Wunder

Wilma Wunder

Wilma Wunder is a modern and innovative all-day concept that offers both traditional and modern dishes with a pinch of creativity.

Dining room

The Speiserei in Hanover is a primarily German restaurant with seasonal and classic dishes from the kitchen, without additives & exclusively home-cooked.
Hannover Living: Earth & Sky von außen

Earth & Sky

200 square metres for a clear conscience: everything here carries an eco-label. In addition to fashion and organic fine foods, Earth & Sky also offers jewellery, fluffy yoga clothing and furniture.
Hannover Living: Kosmetik Bazar

DIY - Cosmetics Bazaar

Kosmetik Bazar has all the ingredients you need to turn your kitchen into a DIY lab and make your own make-up.
Restaurant Schateke


The Schateke has been a favourite with young and old for decades. In addition to classics such as currywurst and Schateke schnitzel, there are also various burgers on the menu.


Located in the more than 100-year-old Georgspalast, the Gondel restaurant awaits you with its unique, lively, fresh and delicious cuisine. In short: the art of cookery without the frills.
Hannover Living: Mister Q Hannover

Mister Q - in RP5

With the new "Mister Q - Far East very close" in the RP5 building of the casino, Mister Q brings "Modern Chinese Slowfood" to Hanover and invites you to enjoy modern Asian cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere.
Craft Bier Bar

Craft Beer Bar

With craft beers from around 15 countries, the Craft Beer Bar ensures that beer fans are bubbling over with happiness. 24 varieties are available fresh from the barrel and another 100 in bottles.
Oscar's Bar

Oscar's Bar

Hanover's classic bar. Sophisticated cocktails, around 300 single malts, competent service - just some of the reasons why Oscar's Bar has been honoured nationwide.
Einkaufsstadt Hannover

Shopping arcades

Bahnhofstrasse and Georgstrasse are among the longest and most popular shopping streets in Germany. Few cities offer such a high density of shopping opportunities in just a few metres.
Galerie Hannover

Kestner Society

Contemporary, international and diverse: the Kestner Gesellschaft has been pursuing the goal of bringing contemporary, international art to Hanover for over 100 years.
Künstlerhaus, Kunstverein Hannover

Hanover Art Association

Founded in 1832, the Kunstverein Hannover is one of the oldest art associations in Germany and presents international developments in thematic contexts.
Foto: Martin Kirchner

Museum August Kestner

Discover Hanover's oldest museum, the August Kestner. Marvel at preserved artefacts and immerse yourself in ancient cultures, impressive designs and northern Germany's largest coin collection.
Historischies Museum, Christian Wyrwa

Historical Museum

The "Historisches Museum am Hohen Ufer" comprises the departments of city history, regional history and folklore of Lower Saxony.
Schauspiel Hannover

Schauspiel Hanover

Since the 1990s, the main stage of the Schauspiel Hannover theatre has been thrilling audiences with major premieres and world premieres. A cultural hotspot that showcases Hannover's theatrical art.
Theater am Aegi Hannover

Theatre at the Aegi

Since the 1950s, Christmas fairy tales, musical and cabaret performances, boulevard comedies, sophisticated opera, dance and theatre performances and concerts have been held here.
GOP Variete Hannover

GOP Variety Theatre Hanover

Immerse yourself in a fascinating world at the GOP Variety Theatre in Hanover. Experience breathtaking artistry, a unique atmosphere and culinary delights. Welcome to an unforgettable experience!
Hannover Living: Ballhof Eins

Ballhof One

Experience creative performances by the Junge Spartedes Schauspiel and the State Opera at Ballhof Eins. Classics, fresh works by young authors and unconventional productions enliven the stage.
Hannover Living: Dax Bierbörse

DAX Beer Exchange

The DAX BIERBÖRSE combines a cosy pub atmosphere with a gastronomic experience. In addition to the beer exchange, there are 3 club rooms for dancing and partying.
Hannover Living: Spielbank Hannover

Hanover casino

If you want to immerse yourself in the fascinating world of gambling, simply take a cosy seat at the Lucky7 bar in the casino, which has the longest bar counter in Hanover.
Hannover Living: Votum


Politics and exquisite cuisine come together at VOTUM in Leineschloss. Head chef Benjamin Gallein will spoil you with a creative menu. A modern atmosphere and a large terrace add to the enjoyment.
BoBo von innen


Whether for breakfast or an afternoon coffee with your friends - BoBo Hannover is the place to be! Stylish ambience with a feel-good atmosphere, ideal if you need a change.

City wall

The modern café-restaurant with an exclusive view of the River Leine offers crossover cuisine: regional, traditional and trendy dishes, prepared with products from local farmers.
Hannover Living: Restaurant Meteora


Here you can experience the diversity of Greece with high-quality products from regional cultivation. In addition to the Greek classics, vegan and culinary developments provide variety.
Brauhaus Gastraum

Ernst August Brewery

Since 1986, the Brauhaus has been Hannover's hotspot for fresh beer, modern brewery cuisine and live music. Enjoy the atmosphere, down-to-earth dishes with a regional touch and speciality beers.
Hannover Living: Kuhnstwerk


"Quality for love" is the motto and good burgers are the passion! High-quality burgers are served here in a stylish industrial chic ambience.
6Sinne Hannover von innen

6 Senses Restaurant & Skybar

Experience more than just a restaurant: see, smell, taste, feel and hear in our Skybar. With fantastic views and an open show kitchen, every visit is a special experience!
Black Apron

CODOS - Black Apron

Discover honest ingredients, traditionally baked with a modern twist at CODOS, the high-end bakery in Hanover. The focus is on quality - perfect for enjoying with friends and family.
Kouro Restaurant Hannover


Experience modern sushi and exquisite drinks at KOURO. The unique opera location creates an exclusive ambience where every detail has been thought through. A place to feel good, marvel and savour.
Havana Hannover von innen


Experience Caribbean flair and Cuban cocktails at Havana. Located on the party mile, the club offers a unique beach club in the inner courtyard in summer. Unforgettable nights await you!
Seine Sachen Laden von innen

His things - Men's outfitter

Hanover's department stores' by men for men. The shop that is different. Whether men's toys (e.g. pinball machines), high-quality beard and body care or furniture from our own manufactory.
Wok Roll


Open-plan kitchen with panoramic glass wall, stylish ambience: The excitement comes with the original Vietnamese delicacies that are conjured up here.
Hannover Living: Schwule Sau Hannover

Gay sow

The Schwule Sau is a project in the northern part of Hanover. Queer people and groups organise lively parties and bar evenings here for their own enjoyment and that of the community.


LUXus is full on the ears here: Electro and indie pop on Fridays, funk, soul and hip-hop on Saturdays. Everything beyond the mainstream. Live performances round off the programme.
Hannover Living: Kulturzentrum Faust

Faust Cultural Centre

Discover changing highlights at the Faust cultural centre: live concerts, parties, readings and exhibitions. In summer, the Gretchen beer garden tempts you with sensational pizza.
Hannover Living: Baggi von innen

OSHO / Baggi

Baggi: Osho discotheque - 40 years of nightlife, diverse music, modern ambience. Perfect for legendary party nights. Experience unforgettable moments in this location steeped in history
Zaza Clubabend


Almost everyone in Hanover has partied at this iconic club behind Raschplatz. House, chart hits and classic party songs until the early hours!
Monkeys Hannover


Experience music beyond the mainstream at Monkey's: deep house on Fridays, funk and soul on Saturdays. Small, fine and not at all foppish. Welcome to a unique world of sound!
Staatsoper Hannover

State Opera

The opera house on Georgstraße is one of the most beautiful buildings in Hanover. The programme of the opera and state orchestra includes works from the Baroque to the present in outstanding performances.
Hannover Living: Cumberlandsche


Unagitated, authentic, stylish and contemporary evenings are created here with good drinks, a unique atmosphere and renowned DJs.
Seven Sundays Hannover

The Seven Sundays

The Seven Sundays Hannover: Seven days of culinary variety, from creative breakfasts to evening dinners. A unique concept at Weißekreuzplatz!
Bar Hannover


Experience the observatory - the hotspot for exclusive drinks, from exquisite wines to vintage cocktails. Atmosphere, enjoyment, elegance - here they merge perfectly. Welcome to a cosmic time-out!
Roof Garden

Roof Garden

Discover Roof Garden: Your city retreat above Hanover's rooftops. Summer feeling with beach vibes, lounge, cocktails. Central, Mediterranean cuisine. Sun, sand, cocktails - a holiday in the city!

Market hall

Experience culinary diversity and enjoyment in the market hall! Let yourself be tempted by traditional flavours and modern delicacies while surrounded by a lively atmosphere.


Welcome to the minibar, where indulgence sets the tone. Coffee and muffins tempt you during the day, trendy cocktails in the evening. A place where flavour is celebrated at the highest level.

On the High Bank

Whether it's a coffee in the sun, a walk along the Leine, a Christmas market and flea market in the old town or a surfing experience on the Leine wave - the Hohe Ufer is the place to be for a holiday.
Altstadt Gebäude

Old town

The historic half-timbered buildings in the old town are among the city's special sights and adorn the city's parlour.
Kröpcke Hannover Innenstadt


The Kröpcke: Hanover's central meeting point where main roads intersect. The Kröpcke clock and the largest city railway station characterise this lively place. Welcome to the vibrant Kröpcke!
Schöne Aussichten Beachclub Hannover

Beautiful views 360° Beachclub Hanover

Good vibes all round: the beach club provides refreshing cocktails, good music and delicious food above the rooftops of Hanover during the beautiful time of the year.
See Terrasse

Lake terraces

Discover the Sylt atmosphere on the Maschsee! Enjoy meals with a panoramic view in the lakeside terraces. Weatherproof and cosy since 2002, experience the best of northern Germany, right in Hanover.
Hannover Living: Palo


Over 30 years of club culture at Raschplatz: Palo Hannover, your hotspot for excellent music, gastronomy and urban vibes. Celebrate in style in the city's red living room!
Altstadt Restaurant

Tea room

Discover indulgence since 1970 at the Teestübchen, Hanover's historic Ballhofplatz. The finest teas, excellent coffee and traditional cakes in a cosy atmosphere. A unique moment of pleasure!
Hannover Living: A'mura


Discover Mediterranean delicacies at A'mura Hanover! Traditional pizza, fresh pasta, exquisite wines - right on the river Leine. Enjoy excellent service in a unique atmosphere!
Hannover Living: HeimW


Discover the combination of beauty, inspiration and relaxation at heimW. The lovingly designed interior and culinary offerings invite you to enjoy - your oasis of the senses in the city.
Aresto Hannover


Discover Mediterranean delicacies and an inviting wine bar at Aresto. Stylish ambience and decorative details promise enjoyable moments. Welcome to a culinary journey!

Waffle Dream

Experience sweet variety at Waffel Dream! Enjoy homemade waffles with customised toppings. There are no limits to your creativity - create your own personal Waffle Dream!
Bowling World

Bowling World

Bowling World Hannover - 24 modern lanes, VIP area, billiards, air hockey, table football. After Work Bowling, Bottle and Bowl, College Night - Discover the fun!


Enjoy delicious food in a trendy ambience at Resso's. The inner courtyard with glass roof and fountain makes your meal a special experience. Welcome to the flavour experience at Resso's!


Discover culinary variety without compromise! Our range, from breakfast to dinner, leaves nothing to be desired. Enjoy fresh delicacies without compromising on variety and quality.
Verkaufsoffener Sonntag Hannover: Marktstand

Sundays open for business

Save the date! On 2 June 2024, the Blue Light Mile will take place as part of a Sunday open for business in the city centre. Information on all other Sundays open for business can be found here!
Hannover Living: Altstadtflohmarkt

Flea market in the old town

From now on, every Saturday between March and October from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., you can stroll, rummage and haggle at the Altstadtflohmarkt Hannover on the Hohe Ufer.

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