Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Dusseldorf is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Dusseldorf a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Dusseldorf.
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
The Altstadt, literally meaning ‘old town’, is the best place you could visit to feel the real Dusseldorf. Referred to the locals as the longest bar in the world, there are over 300 taverns and bars in the Old Town alone; no throat shall ever be deprived alcohol at the Altstadt! If you are planning on going on a drinking binge here star...
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Stromstraße 20, 40212 Düsseldorf, Germany
10:00 am - 11:59 pm
The tallest building in the city, the Rheintrum is a towering landmark (pun intended). Though not as tall as the Television Tower in Berlin, the Rheintrum is an important landmark for the city of Dusseldorf. A 241 meter long telecommunications tower, the observation deck of the tower offers some stunning vistas. As an added treat, there’s a l...
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Stiftsplatz 7, 40213 Düsseldorf, Germany
09:00 am - 11:00 am
Possibly the oldest building of the Alstadt historic distric, the St. Lambertus church is one of the four oldest Roman Catholic churches of Dusseldorf. The leaning tower of the Basilica is a city landmark and has been a part of the city riverfront skyline since the early 1900s. Though the other sister concerns of the church are bigger in size and s...
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Grabbeplatz 4, 40213 Dusseldorf, Germany
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
Kunsthalle, in German, stands for a place that hosts art exhibitions. Right across the street from the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, is the Dusseldorf Kunsthalle where the leading contemporary works of art are up on display. The Kunsthalle itself gives you a taste of what the museum inside holds in store. A fine example of brutalist architectu...
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Harbour Düsseldorf, Germany
What used to be an old harbour side replete with abandoned buildings and warehouses is now one of the commercially thriving areas of the city. One particular industry that has really established its foothold here is the media industry. While warehouses have been turned into cafes and restaurants, majority of the buildings have been claimed by the m...
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Hofgartenstraße, 40211 Düsseldorf, Germany
The first ever public park in Germany was in Dusseldorf, the Hofgarten Park. In the late 1700’s, the premises was a hunting palace before being annihilated by Napoleon’s troops. Located right in the middle of the city, it’s hard to walk past the park and not give it a second look. Large expanses of grass you just want to roll on, ...
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Grabbeplatz 5, 40213 Düsseldorf, Germany
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located at the alstadt (old town), the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen is a fine example of why Dusseldorf has such a thriving art scene. Spanning across three buildings (K20, K21 and Schmela Haus) each building has its own distinguishing identity, whilst coming together to form an art phenomenon that is highly regarded beyond borders.
The K20 Gr...
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Ehrenhof 4-5, 40479 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Kunst Palast, one of the finest art museums along the Rhine, was redeemed itself rather well. Even though the museum started with a patronage of artists opening a gallery for the public, went on to become a Municipal Art Museum and is now a public-private partnership, the quality of exhibits have not been affected with all the change of hands. ...
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Jacobistraße 2, 40211 Düsseldorf, Germany
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
We’ve all read the Pied Piper of Hamelin but do we know who wrote it? One of Germany’s most famous and well loved authors, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe! Housed in a pretty pink house on the edge of the Horgarten Park, the Goethe Museum beckons one and all. A baroque that used to be a palace now houses the Goethe Museum under the administr...
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Bilker Straße 12, 40213 Düsseldorf, Germany
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
Yet another German literature to be reckoned with, the Heinrich Heine Institut is dedicated to the works and life of the writer Heinrich Heine. It’s the only museum in the entire world that is based on the writer. Fondly referred to the son of Düsseldorf, the Institute has a huge permanent collection as well as special exhibitions to bro...