Hanseatic Day in Brilon / Germany
194 Hanseatic cities in 16 countries
Hansetag Review
4-7 June 2020

This was the 40th International Hanseatic Day in Brilon!

On 4-7 June 2020, THE HANSA celebrated the 1st Virtual Hanseatic Day in the history of the Hanseatic League, which took place on the www.hansetagebrilon.de website and on social media. A highlight of the event was the signing of the "Brilon Declaration", taking a stand for a united and peaceful Europe.

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Map of the hanseatic cities
194 cities in 16 countries

The Hanseatic League

The first organized economic interest group, which has significantly influenced trade, business and politics in Northern Europe for over 400 years. Who were the allies at that time? You will find an overview of all cities, localities and trade contacts here.

To the hanseatic cities
Ehm Aussenansicht Nah Quer  Thomas Radbruch

Hansemuseum Lübeck

A great success

When Low German merchants from Soest, Münster, Groningen and Lübeck moored on the banks of the river Neva in 1193 they did not know that they were among the founders of a powerful association, which became known from the 14th century onwards as the „Dudesche Hense“.

Startschuss Hanseradtour Neuss

Biking in the footsteps of the Hanseatic League

14. September 2020

On 11-13 September the members of the Rhenish Youth Hansa biked along a newly established Hansa-themed bike path by the river Rhine. They started the 170 km tour at the harbour in Neuss. The first stop was Wesel, bevor the youngsters continued to Kalkar and Emmerich. In each of the Hanseatic cities they were welcomed by the mayor.

The Hanseatic League Impressions, things to know and funny things

Hanseatic day 2017 in Kampen / Netherlands

Water connects in Kampen on the Ijsselmeer between 15-18 June 2017

Around the world in 24 hours

We go to the roots of the Hanseatic history

Schliemanns Erben (1/4): Vorstoß der Deutschen Hanse

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Experience Lüneburg

Experience art and culture in the University- and hanseatic city Lüneburg ... more

Visit Cesis

Middle age close up in Cesis / Latvia ... more

Take a weekend trip to Bergen

Hanse-days 2016 are over and Bergen is still a European city of culture ... more