aus—gänge

A century ago, the Gängeviertel extended over a large part of Hamburg’s Old and New Town. Today, the lost quarters have almost been forgotten and wiped out of the city’s history. With this interactive tour you can discover the history of the once largest slum in Europe. There are 10 signs in the neighbourhood with the following themes. Here on the website you will find more detailed information, pictures and soundtracks for each chapter.

making
construction
living conditions
crime
nightlife
labor movement
jewish community
demise
the occupation
the project

aus-gänge