Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Essen

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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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Essen:

  1. Museum Folkwang

    #1 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Essen
    Museum Folkwang

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Museumsplatz 1, 45128 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    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 found...Read more

  2. Essen Cathedral Treasury

    #2 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Essen
    Essen Cathedral Treasury

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Burg Platz 2 - 45127, Essen

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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 th...Read more

  3. Abteikirche St. Liudger

    #3 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Essen
    Abteikirche St. Liudger

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Exhibition

    Address: Bruckstrasse 54, 45239 Essen, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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 her...Read more

  4. Atelier Klaudia Possemeyer-tepper

    #4 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Essen
    Atelier Klaudia Possemeyer-tepper

    Tags: Art Gallery

    Address: 45326, Palmbuschweg 56, 45326 Essen, Germany

    This art gallery of Klaudia Possemeyer can be a place of interest if you are into painting or love to see the artworks of others. The genres that she paints in are landscapes, people, still life and p...Read more

  5. Alte Synagoge

    #5 of 5 Art and Cultural Attractions in Essen
    Alte Synagoge

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Historical Site, War Memorial

    Address: Steeler Strasse, 29, 45127 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    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 t...Read more

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