Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Essen is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Essen 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 Essen.
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Museumsplatz 1, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Established in 1922, Museum Folkwang has some of the finest art collection belonging to the age of 19th and 20th century. The museum was founded in 1902 by Karl Ernst Osthaus in Hagen. After its foundation, soon the museum developed as a significant museum of modern art in Germany. At present, the museum has been recognized as one of the famous mus...
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Steeler Strasse, 29, 45127 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Popularly known as the Old Synagoge, it was founded in 1980 and has been a cultural center and meeting place for the Jewish community. The strangest part of the Synagoge is, it miraculously survived the impact of World War II. The striking feature of the Synagoge is its architectural design. Today the building preserves some of the important testim...
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Burg Platz 2 - 45127, Essen
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Also known Essen Minster (in Germany), was established in 1958. Since its established it was considered as the seat of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Essen. It was built in honor of Saints Cosmas and the Damian and the Bless Virgin Mary. The cathedral is located right at the center of the city. However, the present building you see had been reconstru...
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Bruckstrasse 54, 45239 Essen, Germany
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
If you are visiting Werden Abbey, you cannot miss its famous highlight, i.e. Abteikirche St. Liudger. It is a beautiful late-Romanesque church and was named after the Frisian missionary was buried here. Visit the church to check the brilliant exterior architectural design of the church.
The primary highlight of the church is the Treasury. It is aro...