Culture for kids

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Culture for kids in Lübeck can be really exciting! We show you everything worth discovering in Lübeck- regardless of weather conditions. Ready, set, go !

Museums

St. Annen-Museum
The toy collection of the St. Annen Museum Quarter shows a lot of things that children used to play with in the past centuries.
St.-Annen-Str. 15, Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/1 22 41 37
Further information here.

Museum of Theatre Puppets
Discover hand puppets, marionettes, shadow, stick or ventriloquist figures.
Am Kolk 20-22, Tel.: +49 (0) 451/78626
Further information here.

Museum of Natural History and the Environment
Here you can marvel at the skeleton of the largest sea creature!
Musterbahn 8, Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/1 22 41 22
Further information here.

Museum Holstentor
Two big lions in front of the gate guard the city
Holstentorplatz, 23552 Lübeck, Tel.: +49 (0) 451/ 1 22 41 29
Further information here.

Willy-Brandt-Haus
Can you find the hidden pictures with the help of Billy the tomcat?
Königstr. 21, Tel.: +49 (0) 4 51/1 22 42 50
Further information here.

Tip: Families get a reduced admission to our museums! Talk to the staff at the entrances of the museum - they gladly help you!


Churches

St. Mary's church
Find the Little devil in front of the church and the mouse and the broken bells inside of the church.

St. Jacob's church
The life boat that you can see in this church is all what was left when the sailing vessel  "Pamir'' sank !

Hospital of the Holy Spirit
Here you can discover the little cabin like rooms, little chambers that old people used to live in.

St. Peter's church
Do you want to look as far as giants can? The observation platform of St. Peter's is 50 metres high and even allows you to see the Baltic Sea on sunny days!

Lübeck Cathedral
Go on a search for the Soap Bubble Angel, who was bringing joy to the people already back in the Baroque period. Or look into the eyes of the sun which move back and forth with every second.

Tip: Cathedral discovery tours for children

Further information about the churches here!