7 Interesting Chilehaus Facts


Chilehaus Facts

  1. Chilehaus is a ten-story office building in Hamburg, Germany.
  2. Chilehaus was designed by the German architect Fritz Höger.
  3. The sculptural elements in the staircases and on the facade were provided by the sculptor Richard Kuöhl.
  4. Chilehaus was built between 1922 and 1924.
  5. Chile House was built during the period of hyperinflation that struck Germany during the early 1920s.
  6. Chilehaus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  7. The building hosts one of the few remaining working paternosters in the world.
7 Interesting Chilehaus Facts