Ruhr

Amazing Ruhr is the comprehensive English language guide to introduce expats to the Ruhr region and and assist their needs. Conversion to the fresh new design of Amazing Capitals in the Ruhr Metropolis is ongoing and launching soon.

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Art Venues in Ruhr

© Ruhr Tourismus / Jochen Schlutius

The Ruhr region offers a fine example of the phenomenon of strong investment in the arts. Numerous impressive collections can be found as well as inspiring periodic exhibitions. A fascinating variety of art venues can be found in many downtown locations across the Ruhr.

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Libraries in the Ruhr

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The availability of English and other foreign language books and cds appears somewhat sketchy. The contact to a local library can be made by phone or personal appearance. The English Library in nearby Düsseldorf is a terrific source of print and digital reading materials.

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State Sights

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Important historical events have shaped NRW and many monuments preserve their memory. Besides the cathedral in Cologne, the Hermann Monument and the burial site of Charlemagne in Aachen, many castles, cathedrals and smaller monuments can be found across the state.

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