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Private Tour: Düsseldorf Highlights Tour
"Start with a hotel pickup and delve into the streets of central Düsseldorf to learn about the city from your private driver-guide. As you travel along the scenic Rhine River promenade aka Rheinuferpromenade hear how the city developed from a riverside farming settlement to the lively Rhine-area metropolis that it is today. If you have any particular areas of interest let your guide know. Your commentary and itinerary can be tailored to your preference.After passing the pretty Rheinuferpromenade stop for a look at Rheinturm the city’s tallest and best-known landmark. Pause for photos of the TV tower set against the lively hustle of the Media Harbor. A modern-looking place
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Private Tour: Düsseldorf Highlights Tour
"Start with a hotel pickup and delve into the streets of central Düsseldorf to learn about the city from your private driver-guide. As you travel along the scenic Rhine River promenade aka Rheinuferpromenade hear how the city developed from a riverside farming settlement to the lively Rhine-area metropolis that it is today. If you have any particular areas of interest let your guide know. Your commentary and itinerary can be tailored to your preference.After passing the pretty Rheinuferpromenade stop for a look at Rheinturm the city’s tallest and best-known landmark. Pause for photos of the TV tower set against the lively hustle of the Media Harbor. A modern-looking place
From EUR71.00
 
Private Tour: Düsseldorf Highlights Tour
"Start with a hotel pickup and delve into the streets of central Düsseldorf to learn about the city from your private driver-guide. As you travel along the scenic Rhine River promenade aka Rheinuferpromenade hear how the city developed from a riverside farming settlement to the lively Rhine-area metropolis that it is today. If you have any particular areas of interest let your guide know. Your commentary and itinerary can be tailored to your preference.After passing the pretty Rheinuferpromenade stop for a look at Rheinturm the city’s tallest and best-known landmark. Pause for photos of the TV tower set against the lively hustle of the Media Harbor. A modern-looking place
From EUR71.00

More Things to Do in Recklinghausen

Ackerbürgerhäuser (Half-Timbered Houses)

Only a few half-timbered houses are left in Recklinghausen, most were destroyed in the war or replaced by modern architecture in the 50`s. A good example are the "Ackerbürgerhäuser" (peasant´s...
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 11, 2007

Art-Deco/Art-Noveau-ornaments

A few of the older houses in the inner city, mainly those built around 1900, have beautiful art-deco/art-noveau-ornaments. Especially beautiful is the building of the perfume shop "Pieper" near the...
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MichaelFalk1969
Jan 11, 2007

Vestisches Museum

A museum on the history of the region. "Vest" ist the medieval term for the area of Recklinghausen, its suburbs and the surrounding area, "Greater Recklinghausen", if you like. The most important...
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 21, 2006

Westfälische Volkssternwarte (Observatory)

Recklinghausen has an observatory with a regular schedule of interesting shows on planets, the stars, and space. The star systems are displayed on the cupola of the building, while you sit and watch...
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006

Lohtor cemetary

The Lohtor cemetary is a historic park and burial ground with graves dating back to the 19th century. The entrance is decorated with a crucifixion scene and a warrior monument dedicated to the...
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006

Ruhrfestspielhaus (theater)

The "Ruhrfestspielhaus" in Recklinghausen is a major theatre of the Ruhr area. Each May, there is a theatre festival which began just after WW2, when miners swapped "coal for art", meaning they...
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006
 
 
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"Wall" (remnants of old city wall)

The streets that encircle the city center are called "Wall" (like "wall" in English), a reminder that they follow the old city fortifications. A small part of those walls still stands (as part of the...
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006

MUSIC NIGHT IN THE PUBS OF RE

Every YEAR in the MAIN CITY of our Region ( KREIS RECKLINGHAUSEN ) we ll have a GREAT NIGHT MUSIC WEEKEND . This year you have over 16 PUBS in the DOWNTOWN of RECKLINGHAUSEN , where you can hear...
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RitchiS1
Oct 19, 2005

Old Town Hall

The Old Town Hall is not so old indeed (built 1908), but it surely looks older as it was built in a pseudo-renaissance style which looks quite attractive.
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MichaelFalk1969
Apr 20, 2007

Central Market Square

A few (reconstructed?) patrician houses are to be seen, as well as a huge department store building from the early 1930`s built in the Bauhaus style.
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MichaelFalk1969
Jan 11, 2007

Kreishaus

This building - not unlike the Old Town Hall - looks older than it actually is, built around 1900 in a pseudo-renaissance style.
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006

Icon Museum

Recklinghausen has few museums, but the Icon Museum has a huge selection of orthodox icon paintings. Their selection is acknowledged worldwide. Opposite the church St.Peter.
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006

Peer Kirkeby - Sculpture

At the "Lohtor" square, you find an interesting red-brick sculpture of the renowned danish artist Peer Kirkeby. In my opinion, it resembles a triumphal arch.
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MichaelFalk1969
Dec 20, 2006

Top Hotels in Recklinghausen

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Augustinessenstrasse 10, Recklinghausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 45657, Germany
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"Recklinghausen"
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"MAIN CITY OF THE AREA"
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