KIT – Kunst im Tunnel
Young artists – many from the local art academy – get the nod in this underground exhibition space housed in a spectacularly adapted...
This small musuem trains the spotlight on the technology, history and mystery of movie-making. It's Black Box art-house cinema presents...
Heinrich Heine Institut
For a literary kick, swing by the Heinrich Heine Institut, where letters, portraits, first editions and manuscripts document this famed...
Roncalli’s Apollo Varieté
No German skills are needed to enjoy the line-up of acrobats, comedians, magicians, artistes and other variety acts performing under the...
In this vibrant little kitchen, sausage is king. Get them big, spicy, hot and paired with your choice of gourmet sauce and possibly a...
Stromstrasse 20 · interesting places nearby
Spearing the sky at the southern end of the Rhine promenade, the Rheinturm (which is brilliantly lit at night) has an observation deck at the 168m level of its overall height of 240m. The views are as sweeping, although the phrase 'on a clear day you can see Essen' may not inspire. There are various cafes, bars and a revolving restaurant should the mere thought of Essen get you hungry. Near the base is the Landtag, the state parliament.