Things to Do in Rhine Ruhr

A kaleidoscope of performances, festivals, fairs, music and arts

Written by Garry and last edited by Garry on

Front doors of Cinema movie theatre
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© Greg
© Amazing Capitals / Greg

Art Venues in Rhine Ruhr

Art venues can be found in downtown locations of many cities in all corners of the Rhine Ruhr region. Patronage and public subsidies are high, enabling many fine examples of impressive collections and inspiring exhibitions from large to small. Most can be visited throughout the year.

Recreation in Rhine Ruhr

In the Rhine Ruhr region it is possible to study creatures of the sea, experience giant childhood building blocks or bathe in the wonderous atmosphere of the film industry. Near Neuss the vast open cast mine awaits and the banks the rivers Rhine and Ruhr offer a great day out.


Shakespeare Festival Neuss


Japanese image on stage of Shakespeare Festival
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The renowned Shakespeare Festival in Neuss is one of the most professional events to take place in the Rhine Ruhr region and Germany as a whole. The annual festival is held in the Globe theatre, which is a replica of the famed and reputed orignal structure from long ago. Performances in English and other languages.


Shopping in Düsseldorf

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Düsseldorf is the capital of German fashion, the country's arbiter of sophistication and style. Whether super chic boutiques, global labels or unique local brands, the elegant, see-and-be-seen world of the famous Königsallee is a byword for luxury and lavish living.