Ferris Wheel


Written by Garry and last edited by Garry on

The big wheel by night with bright lights in Düsseldorf
© Oscar Bruch

The “Wheel of Vision” is an impressive structure placed on the Burgplatz next to both the Rhine promenade and the old town (Altstadt). Its forty two capsules offer spectacular views across the river, the town and during the dark evening hours, the Christmas markets and decorations. until they are removed on December 23rd.

The ride has now become a tradition that attracts locals and tourists alike. The view is forever changing; aircraft in descent or take off, distant woodlands, distant towns and the majestic curves of the meandering river Rhine. Enclosed, heated gondolas protect from the elements and glow beautifully against the the dark nighttime sky.

Individual and exclusive bookings

  • Brunch in the Sky: Up to 4 persons between 11am and 12 am, book 1 week ahead
  • Dinner in the Sky: Up to 4 persons, food from restaurant Goldener Ring, book 5 workdays ahead
  • Unique Occasion: Marriage proposal, Christmas celebration, ring or write for details
  • VIP Gondola: Up to 4 persons, increased comfort, champagne, more upon request
  • Birthday Special: Up to 6 persons, coffee and sweet delicacies

The cosy Christmas market at the base of the big wheel also adds to the festive atmosphere.

ISR Open House

Teachers talking and smiling at students at the ISR International School Rhine

The ISR Open House is an ideal way to get to know ISR, including their international teaching staff, their students and the classes on offer. Its also an event where parents and students can experience trial classes or demo lessons in various subjects taught in English.



A view of the fashion emporia building at Kö Bogen of Breuninger in Düsseldorf
© Breuninger

Breuninger inspires with a magnificent shopping experience in their stunning downtown location between Königsallee and Hofgarten. Fashion, accessories, shoes, beauty and cuisine are offered with friendly, professional service across a sales area of over 15,000 square metres in the impressive Kö-Bogen.


THINK Global School

Students of THINK Global School with elephant
© Think Global School

Living and learning in four countries a year, a THINK Global School education combines an academically rigorous project-based learning curriculum, a competitive 1:5 faculty/student ratio, student-driven and technology-forward teaching philosophies and integrated service learning to create a 360º educational experience.




Oscar Bruch Jr



Phone: +49 211 506 688 67 Hotline for Information & Reservations

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Hours of Opening

Open daily from 11am to 9pm except on the following dates:
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Per person: €7.50
Per child under 1.40 m: €5

Brunch in the Sky: €39 per person
Dinner in the Sky: €39-€49 per person
Birthday Special: €129 per gondola
Unique Occasion: Upon request
VIP Gondola: €69 per gondola