The Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex is a large former industrial site in the city of Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Essen Minster, since 1958 also Essen Cathedral is the seat of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Essen, the "Diocese of the Ruhr", founded in…
The Villa Hügel is a 19th-century mansion in Bredeney, now part of Essen, Germany.
The Red Dot Design Award is an international design prize awarded by Red Dot GmbH & Co. KG.
This Baroque water castle is simply beautiful. It hosts entertaining cultural events and there is also a restaurant serving delicious meals.
Marvel at this basilica way back from the beginning of the 9th century!
The Ruhr Museum, formerly the Ruhrland Museum, is a diverse natural history and cultural history museum for the Ruhrgebiet in Essen,…
The Old Synagogue in Essen is one of the largest, best preserved and architecturally most impressive testimonies to Jewish culture in pre…
This is yet another cinema in Essen. This one will allure you with luxurious interior and fine movie selection.
Take a moment to admire this picturesque ruin of an originally Romanesque castle that was expanded in other styles during the centuries.
Museum Folkwang is a major collection of 19th- and 20th-century art in Essen, Germany.
Colosseum Theater is a performance venue in Essen, Germany.
Werden Abbey was a Benedictine monastery in Essen-Werden, situated on the Ruhr.
If you want to visit a nice sight but also learn about culture, this evangelic church in Neo-Romanesque style will answer your need!
This museum hosts an impressive collection of minerals that used to be private. The minerals are presented in various thematic exhibitions.
This reservoir, built in the 1930s, quickly became a popular spot for recreation in Essen - swimming, yachting or just unwinding.
Kettwig is the southernmost borough of the city of Essen in western Germany and, until 1975, was a town in its own right.
The Aalto Theatre is a performing arts venue in Essen, Germany, and is home to the city's opera company Aalto-Musiktheater and the ballet…
The Catholic parish church of St. Johann Baptist is a Gothic hall church in Essen, dedicated to John the Baptist, which stands on Kettwiger…
Zeche Carl is a cultural centre set up by Essen Council in a former coal mine.
This trail is a great tool to learn about Essen and its cultural institutions - the blue tiles will lead you around the most important…