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Miniatur Wunderland, according it its website, is the world's largest model railway. The museum is broken up into five sections — Southern Germany, Hamburg and the Coast, America, Scandinavia and Switzerland. And across these different regions are about 900 trains, 200,000 each of trees and people and 300,000 lights.

Visitors had rave reviews for Miniatur Wunderland, saying it was appealing to both kids and adults alike. Find it off the Baumwall U-bahn station.

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The Alter Elbtunnel (also Old Elbe Tunnel, St. Pauli Elbe Tunnel) is a pedestrian, bike and motorist tunnel, which travels underneath the River Elbe and connects central Hamburg to the southern side of the river. While walking, be sure to look at the artworks that line the tiled walls. Travelers enjoyed the experience of walking beneath the river and taking in the great view from the opposing side. Free of charge for pedestrians and bikers, motorists are charged a small fee. You'll find the Elbe Tunnel open 24 hours a day (for pedrestrians/bikers) off the Landungsbrücken U-bahn stop.

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