Network for the World

Hamburg Messe und Congress is a full-service provider with outstanding service in organizing and conducting national and international exhibitions and conferences.

87,000 square meters of hall space at one of the most advanced exhibition sites in the world with an outstanding location for ideal logistics. Right at the center of Hamburg – a growing city, and one of the most beautiful in the world. With a flourishing economy in a green setting, rich in culture and tradition, with excellent quality of life and good prospects for the future.

Located just a few minutes‘ walk from the Hamburg Messe fair site, the CCH ‒ Congress Center Hamburg is one of Europe’s biggest convention centers. It has been undergoing comprehensive modernization and remodeling since January 2017. With 12,000 sqm of exhibition space, 12,000 sqm of foyer space and 12,000 seats in up to 50 halls, the new CCH will be an ideal venue for the varying requirements of today's conventions and events when it reopens in 2021. 

Hamburg Messe - Skywalk
CCH – Congress Center Hamburg

HMC facts and figures in brief

The new CCH

Trade fairs & exhibitions > 40 p.a.
Exhibitors up to 15,000 p.a.
Visitors ca. 700,000 p.a.
HMC Employees 310
Exhibition halls 11
Exhibition space 87,000 sq.m
Outdoor space 10,000 sq.m.
Conference / meeting rooms 37
Total no. of rooms 50 max.
Total floor area 36,000 sqm
Total seating capacity 12,000 seats
Exhibition space 12,000 sqm

HMC brochure

Want to learn more about HMC and the city of Hamburg? All important facts are available in our company brochure:

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CCH flyer

All important facts on the new CCH at a glance on just four pages: Download our new flyer here:



Association of the German Trade Fair Industry (AUMA)
Littenstraße 9
D-10179 Berlin

Society of Voluntary Control of Fair and Exhibition Statistics
Littenstraße 9
D-10179 Berlin


IDFA - Interessengemeinschaft Deutscher Fachmessen und Ausstellungsstädte
Postfach 10 32 52
70028 Stuttgart

UFI - The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry
35 bis, rue Jouffroy d'Abbans 
F-75017 Paris

Society of Independent Show Organizers 
3350 Riverwood Parkway 
Suite 1900 (#64) 
Atlanta, GA  30339

Association of Event Venues
119 High Street
Hertfordshire, HP4 2DJ