During the tour in the modern double-decker bus you will see Essen as the center of the mining and trading metropolis in the heart of the Ruhr area. Feel Essen just as it is.
LEISURE IN THE RUHR METROPOLIS
A very warm Welcome to Essen!
If you haven't already been to Essen, you really should. It's certainly worth a visit! But if you want to get to know the city properly then take your time. Explore the World Heritage Zollverein pit and find out all about the region's mining past. There are a number of guided walks for you to follow including the "Denkmalpfad" (Monument Trail) or look out for the blue stones that mark the "Kulturpfad" (Culture Trail) There's so much to see: the masterpieces held in the cathedral treasury or in Folkwang museum as well as fabulous design icons at the "red dot design museum" or how about seeing the city from the top deck of an open-air bus?
Live entertainment in the GOP Varieté Theater Essen
Escape from the wear and tear of everyday life in the big city and treat yourself to an evening of fun and live entertainment in one of the most beautiful variety theatres in North-Rhine Westphalia: the GOP Variety Theatre Essen. Our aim is simple and ambitious: we want to give you an evening to remember!
- Innovative live shows that change on a bi-monthly basis
- reachable in 4 minutes walking distance
- It takes ca 2 hours including break
Starting from € 26,00 / Person
More informations: www.variete.de
Essen in 100 minutes
- Different tours bookable
- Takes between 1 and 3 hours
Starting from € 17,00 / Person
Depature at the Tourist Office, in front of the Central Station, bookable via Essen Marketing GmbH: www.essen.de
RuhrMuseum and World Heritage Zollverein
A guided tour of the Denkmalpfad ZOLLVEREIN®, in English “Monument Path”, gives visitors an insight into the history of Zollverein, its production facilities and the path the coal took, when it was brought up from 1,000 meters under ground.
- Open daily
- English guided tour at 3.00 p.m. on weekends
- Temporary exhibitions in the RuhrMuseum
Starting from € 8,00 / Person
More Informations: www.zollverein.de