Guided tour

Hamburg: St. Pauli Historical Crime Scenes Guided Tour

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Activity provider: St. Pauli Office

Hamburg: St. Pauli Historical Crime Scenes Guided Tour

Activity provider: St. Pauli Office
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From US$ 19.61 per person

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Take a thrilling crime tour and discover St. Pauli's dark past of crime with a local guide. Walk along the hidden alleys and follow in the footsteps of infamous criminals.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Learn how Hamburg’s history of crime has helped to shape the city
  • Explore St. Pauli in a way that will leave you with a lasting impression
  • Retrace the steps of criminals such as Otto Kneipp and Fritz Honka
  • Hear the true stories from St. Pauli's dark history from a local guide
  • See the locations of notorious crime scenes, like the 80s pimp wars
Full description

Learn about a century of highly criminal events that some people can't or don't want to remember. Visit the crime scenes with your guide and see places that will give you a frighteningly real view of thoroughly investigated cases.

Experience the story of the murdering hairdresser Otto Kneipp, discover where the psychopath Fritz Honka used to look out for women, and walk in the footsteps of the pimp wars of the 1980s. See how The Reeperbahn has survived its troubled past.

Conclude your tour with your guide with a little more knowledge on the parts of Hamburg that have been scrubbed away, but still leave a mark. New tales of true crime scenes will leave a lasting impression on the city.

  • Local guide
  • Anecdotes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 18 years

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Intoxication

Know before you go

  • Those under the influence of alcohol will not be able to participate in this tour
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4.7 /5

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Es war eine große Freude. Unbedingt machen

September 19, 2022


September 5, 2022


Leuke tour met bijzondere weetjes, mooie verhalen en een super gids. Goede tips en veel gezien waar je anders niet zo snel beland.

August 28, 2022


Product ID: 417890