Hanseatic Day in Riga / Latvia
Hanseatic cities in 16 countries
Collage Riga 2021
19-22 August 2021

This was the Hanseatic Day 2021!

The 41st International Hanseatic Day took place as a hybrid event online and in the Latvian capital of Riga. Videos of the events can be found here!

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“.

Hansekommission In Neuss 16 10 2021

Autumn Commission in Neuss: Starting point for the Hanseatic Day 2022

19. October 2021

Around fifty delegates from 24 Hanseatic cities met on 15-17 October in Neuss, Germany, at the autumn commission. The organizing team of the 42nd International Hanseatic Day presented the plans for this major Hanseatic event, which will take place in May next year in the city at the River Rhine.


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

Modernes Europa des Mittelalters ... more

The Hanseatic League A journey into the past, arrived in modern times

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