This beautiful mansion is located in Bredeney , that now belonged in the modern city of Essen. It was built by Alfred Krupp and had been the residence of the Krupp family (the famous industrialists) from 1873 to 1945. At present, it house the offices of the Kulturstiftung Ruhr (Ruhr Cultural Foundation). You can visit around the furnished private quarters of the main building that are open for public visits. Sometimes, concerts on special occasions, international art shows are held in these sectors. Check their official website to learn about the schedule of these events.
Also pay a visit to the guesthouse which now has been turned into an exhibition that exhibit historical information of the Krupp family and their company.
Villa Huegel Travel Tips
- School groups need to make prior appointment for group visit.
Entrance Ticket Details For Villa Huegel
- Annual Ticket - 50€
- Children (upto 14 years of age) – free
- Members of the ThyssenKrupp company – free
- Staff of the Alfried Krupp – free
- Group tour (maximum 20 people) -60€
Villa Huegel Hours
- Guided Tour – 90 minutes
How to Reach Villa Huegel
- By Car
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95% of people who visit Essen include Villa Huegel in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
68.51% of people start their Villa Huegel visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Villa Huegel
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Villa Huegel