The "MV Hamburg" app provides thematic tours which allow the independent exploration of the museum. The app leads through the ground and first floor of the museum and contains detailed background information on numerous objects making the visit of the museum a special experience. "Remarkable things. Part I & II" present a total of 26 objects that are of special importance to the museum’s collections and its exhibitions. The "Colonial background" tour is based on the results of the project cooperation "Colonialism and Museum". It reveals the connections between European colonialism and the museum’s history.
The Museum of Ethnology Hamburg is one of largest ethnological museums in Europe. Its exhibitions and events deal with the worldviews and ways of life of people around the globe, with the examination of the dynamic nature of culture playing a central role in all of these activities.