When the shipping company Friedrich Busse in Geestemünde put the „Sagitta" to sea, German deep-sea fishing began.
Architecture & Monuments
A variety of peculiarities from the past and present
You would like to look out to the River Weser or over our beautiful Seaside City? Visit our look-out platform and let yourself be fascinated by the fast view over the water, harbors and ships. Are you interested in the past? Take a journey into history and discover the monuments, memorials or commemorative plaques, which are located through out the city. Churches and concerts are interesting to you? Then you will find a number of possibilities here. Enjoy browsing the sites and experiencing!
In remembrance of the Bremerhaven born singer of the song „Lili Marleen".
Seaside City of Bremerhaven
The memorial statue in front of the Columbus Center symbolizes the manifold ties between Bremerhaven and the USA.
„The last step“: The Emigrate Memorial of 1998
A place to pause and remember
The Carillon of St. Marien
Take a walk up and enjoy the view.
Elvis Presley in Bremerhaven
The so-called „ghost ship" is a former mine sweeper built in the years 1918/1919 in the Seebeck shipping yard.