Burtscheid
District of Aachen
in Cologne District of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.777 and 6.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 46' 35" and E 6° 5' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 05:50 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:25 am and 4:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Delve into Burtscheid

The district Burtscheid of Aachen in Cologne District (North Rhine-Westphalia) is a subburb in Germany about 336 mi west of Berlin, the country's capital town.

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 44 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Night Temperature 2°C / 36 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 88%
Air Pressure 1003 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 10th of December 2019

5°C (42 °F)
5°C (42 °F)
Light rain, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

5°C (41 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 12th of December 2019

5°C (41 °F)
7°C (44 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Best Western Hotel Regence

Address
0,4 mi
Peterstr. 71
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Art Hotel Superior

Address
1,5 mi
Am Branderhof 101
52066 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Aachen City

Address
0,4 mi
Peterstrasse 66
52062 AACHEN
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Aquis Grana

Address
0,1 mi
Büchel 32
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ART Boardinghouse

Address
1,5 mi
Am Branderhof 101
52066 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mercure Hotel Aachen am Dom

Address
0,2 mi
Peterstrasse 1
52062 AACHEN
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Hotel Royal Zentrum-Eurogress

Address
0,5 mi
Juelicher Strasse 1
52070 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Pallazzo Alfonso

Address
0,7 mi
Alfonsstr. 26
52070 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 9:00 - 20:00


City Apartments Aachen

Address
0,4 mi
Harscampstr. 24-26
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 14:30
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 18:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)
Weekend: 8:00 - 18:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)


Benelux

Address
0,4 mi
Franzstr. 21
52064 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 00:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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FH Aachen - Bachelor-Studiengang Elektrotechnik

Published: April 19, 2013
Length: 47:45 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MultimediaLabAC

Dieses Video zeigt Impressionen und Stimmen aus dem Bachelor-Studiengang Elektrotechnik an der FH Aachen. Es ist als studentisches Projekt entstanden.


FH Aachen - Bachelor-Studiengang Informatik

Published: April 19, 2013
Length: 49:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MultimediaLabAC

Dieses Video zeigt Impressionen und Stimmen aus dem Bachelor-Studiengang Informatik an der FH Aachen. Es ist als studentisches Projekt entstanden.


FH Aachen - Bachelor-Studiengang Communication and Multimedia Design

Published: April 19, 2013
Length: 01:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MultimediaLabAC

Dieses Video zeigt Impressionen und Stimmen aus dem Bachelor-Studiengang Communication and Multimedia Design (CMD) an der FH Aachen. Es ist als studentisches Projekt entstanden.


Aachen - Christmas market

Published: October 09, 2013
Length: 20:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dedicat Lion

The Christmas Market in Aachen for many years a universal understanding among lovers of Christmas and everything that has to do with Christmas . The Christmas Market in Aachen is probably the...


[Einsatzfahrt im Regen] Löschzug + GW-Atemschutz + RTW BF Aachen FW 1 (HD)

Published: May 22, 2014
Length: 58:34 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: MontisEinsatzfahrten Intern. emergency respon

Einsatz für die Berufsfeuerwehr (BF) Aachen. Aus dem Bus filmte ich in der City den Einsatzleitwagen (ELW) und einen RTW, ich stieg aus und siehe da kam auch schon der Löschzug bestehend...


Aachen Hauptbahnhof, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany - 26th February, 2015

Published: March 17, 2015
Length: 49:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Moss Travel TV

Aachen Hauptbahnhof (German for Aachen main station) is the most important railway station for the city of Aachen, in the far west of Germany near the Dutch and Belgian border. It is the largest...


Rotopress collecting the green

Published: December 07, 2007
Length: 05:20 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: dedraaken

Faun Roropress is collecting the green waste bins in the city of Aachen, Germany. Faun Rotopress mounted on a Mercedes Benz truck collecting the greens in the city of Aachen. Faum Rotopress...


Aken Centraal Station - Aachen Hauptbahnhof

Published: July 13, 2014
Length: 37:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Railtracking

Het Centraal Station van Aken biedt een verscheidenheid aan treinen.The main station of the German city of Aachen offers a diversity of trains. Ik heb deze video gemaakt met het videobewerkingsprog.


DB Aachen Hbf

Published: January 22, 2015
Length: 23:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Trains Are Awesome

A trip to Aachen is not complete without spending hours at the station just watching the trains. We were excited to see so many famously red trains. We even saw an ICE train! Trains are Awesome!


Rotopress collecting the trash

Published: December 11, 2007
Length: 42:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: dedraaken

Early in the morning, I went out of the station of Aachen, and fount that trash truck working. Faun Rotopress mounted on a Mercedes Benz truck collecting the household trash in the city...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Aachen Cathedral

Aachen Cathedral, frequently referred to as the "Imperial Cathedral", is a Roman Catholic church in Aachen, Germany. The church is the oldest cathedral in northern Europe and was known as the "Royal Church of St. Mary at Aachen" during the Middle Ages. For 600 years, from 936 to 1531, the Aachen chapel was the church of coronation for 30 German kings and 12 queens. The church is the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Aachen.

Located at 50.7747, 6.08444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
800s architecture, Aachen, Cathedrals in Germany, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Germany, World Heritage Sites in Germany, Medieval architecture, Churches in North Rhine-Westphalia, Landmarks in Germany, Imperial cathedrals, 9th-century church buildings, Coronation church buildings

RWTH Aachen University

RWTH Aachen University is a research university of technology (comparable to an institute of technology in the American system) located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany with roughly 35,000 students enrolled in 126 study programs. RWTH Aachen has achieved recognition in several fields of engineering and science, especially mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, industrial engineering, computer science, physics and chemistry.

Located at 50.7778, 6.07806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Technical universities and colleges, Educational institutions established in 1870, Glass science institutes, Universities and colleges in North Rhine-Westphalia, Universities and colleges in Germany, Engineering universities and colleges in Germany

Battle of Aachen

The Battle of Aachen was a major conflict of the Second World War, fought by American and German forces in and around Aachen, Germany, between 2–21 October 1944. The city had been incorporated into the Siegfried Line, the main defensive network on Germany's western border; the Allies had hoped to capture it quickly and advance into the industrialized Ruhr Basin.

Located at 50.7667, 6.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1944, Battles of World War II involving the United States, Allied advance from Paris to the Rhine

Palatine Chapel, Aachen

The Palatine Chapel is an Early Medieval chapel that is the remaining component of Charlemagne's Palace of Aachen. Although the palace no longer exists, the chapel has been incorporated into the Aachen Cathedral, Germany. It is the city's major landmark and the central monument of the Carolingian Renaissance. The chapel holds the remains of Charlemagne and was the site of coronations for 600 years. As part of the Aachen Cathedral, the chapel is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Located at 50.7747, 6.08444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
800s architecture, Chapels in Germany, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia, Carolingian architecture, Octagonal buildings, 9th-century church buildings

Old Tivoli

The Old Tivoli in Aachen, Germany, was the stadium of Aachen's best known football team Alemannia Aachen until 2009.

Located at 50.7897, 6.09389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Germany, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia, Alemannia Aachen

Belvedere Water Tower

The Water Tower Belvedere is a water tower of reinforced concrete construction in Aachen, Germany, located on the Lousberg hill. It was built in 1956. The water tower accommodates a revolving restaurant, which reopened in 2005 after being closed for several years. The restaurant revolves once every 56 minutes.

Located at 50.7867, 6.08056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Germany, Buildings and structures with revolving restaurants, Aachen, Water towers, Infrastructure completed in 1956, Towers completed in 1956, Water supply infrastructure, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia

Burtscheid Abbey

Burtscheid Abbey was a house of the Benedictine Order, after 1220 a Cistercian nunnery, located at Burtscheid, near Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, in Germany. It was founded in 997 under Emperor Otto III. The first abbot, Gregory, who came to Burtscheid from Calabria, is sometimes said to have been the brother of Theophanu, Byzantine mother of the Emperor.

Located at 50.7631, 6.09333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in North Rhine-Westphalia, Benedictine monasteries in Germany, Cistercian nunneries in Germany, , 990s architecture, 1220 establishments in Germany, 1802 disestablishments in Germany, Religious organizations established in the 1220s, Christian monasteries established in the 10th century, Christian monasteries established in the 13th century

Bundesautobahn 544

Bundesautobahn 544 is a motorway in the city of Aachen in western Germany.

Located at 50.7803, 6.10833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Autobahns in Germany, Roads in North Rhine-Westphalia

Burtscheid

Burtscheid is a town in western Germany, near Aachen. It was founded in 997 AD and was an independent town till 1897. From 1816 it was administrative capital of the district of Aachen. In 1897 Burtscheid became part of the city of Aachen. It is part of the Aachen-Mitte Stadtbezirk. Inhabited since ancient times by Celts and Romans, who were attracted by the presence of hot springs. Burtscheid Abbey was founded here in 997 by emperor Otto III, and finished in 1016-1018.

Located at 50.7656, 6.11222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aachen

Aachen Central Station

Aachen Central Station (Aachen Hauptbahnhof) is the railway station for the city of Aachen, in the far west of Germany near the Dutch and Belgian border. It is the largest of the four currently active Aachen stations, and is integrated into the long-distance network.

Located at 50.7676, 6.09118 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen, Hauptbahnhof in Germany, Art Nouveau architecture in Germany

Palace of Aachen

The Palace of Aachen was a group of buildings with residential, political and religious purposes chosen by Charlemagne to be the centre of power of the Carolingian Empire. The palace was located at the north of the current city of Aachen, today in the German Land of North Rhine-Westphalia. Most of the Carolingian palace was built in the 790s but the works went on until Charlemagne's death in 814.

Located at 50.7756, 6.08389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
790s architecture, Palaces in North Rhine-Westphalia, Carolingian architecture, Carolingian dynasty, Former palaces, Landmarks in Germany, Aachen

Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst

The Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst is a museum of modern art in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located in a former industrial building that was once an umbrella factory (Schirmfabrik Brauer), designed in Bauhaus style and built in 1928. The museum contains exemplary major works of American pop art and photorealism. It also displays the development of European art from the early 1960s to the present day.

Located at 50.781, 6.102 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures completed in 1928, Art museums and galleries in Germany, Modern art museums, Museums in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Research Institute for Operations Management

FIR (Institute for Industrial Management) is an associated research institute at RWTH Aachen, Germany. FIR has three main departments Information Management, Production Management and Service Management. FIR actively contributes to the European and German research communities as well as to the German industry. The focus of scientific research and industrial consultancy is driven by the departmental competencies.

Located at 50.7803, 6.08111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Germany

FH Aachen

The FH Aachen - Aachen University of Applied Sciences is one of the biggest Fachhochschulen in Germany with roughly 11,300 students, 220 professors, 300 contract lecturers, and 340 assistants. It is specialized in certain topical areas (e.g. technology, engineering, business, design). It must not be confused with the RWTH Aachen, which is also located in Aachen.

Located at 50.757, 6.09521 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Scotch-Club

The Scotch Club in Aachen was the first discothèque since October 19, 1959. It was closed in 1992.

Located at 50.7758, 6.08816 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dance venues, Nightclubs in Germany

Theater Aachen

Theater Aachen is a theatre in Aachen, Germany. It is the principal venue in that city for operas, musical theatre, plays, and concerts. It is the home of the Aachen Symphony Orchestra. Construction on the original theatre began in 1822 and it opened on 15 May 1825. A bomb attack on 14 July 1943 completely destroyed the first theatre, and the current structure was inaugurated on 3 December 1951 with a performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.

Located at 50.7725, 6.08722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Aachen, Opera houses in Germany, Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Trams in Aachen

The Aachen tramway network was the backbone of public transport in Aachen, in the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and the surrounding areas from 1880 to 1974. At times, the network also extended into Belgium and the Netherlands. At its maximum extent, its route length was 181.4 kilometers and its line length was 213.5 kilometers. In 1914, it was the fourth largest tramway network in Germany. Also, it was one of the most extensive German interurban networks.

Located at 50.7753, 6.08278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tram transport in Germany, Aachen

Aachen-Rothe Erde station

Aachen-Rothe Erde station is a station in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia on the Cologne–Aachen high-speed railway . It is located in the eastern Aachen district of Rothe Erde near the districts of Frankenberg, Forst and Ostviertel.

Located at 50.7701, 6.11646 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Aachen Schanz station

Aachen Schanz station is a railway station in Aachen on the railway line Aachen–Mönchengladbach. Located at the western end of the inner city, it is the station with the shortest walking distance to the historic center or the Aachen Cathedral. Additionally, several bus lines to western Aachen stop here, including regional buses to Kelmis and Maastricht and the medical centers of the city (Luisenhospital, Franziskushospital, Alexianerkrankenhaus and Klinikum Aachen).

Located at 50.77, 6.07372 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Waggonfabrik Talbot

Waggonfabrik Talbot was a rolling stock manufacturer founded in Aachen, Germany in 1838. The company was an early pioneer of self discharging freight wagons, and in the latter part of the twentieth century a major supplier to the Dutch State Railways (Nederlandse Spoorwegen). In the 1990s the company developed the Talent passenger train, and was acquired by Bombardier Inc.. As of 2011 company is part of Bombardier GmbH. , and manufacturers passenger rolling stock.

Located at 50.7858, 6.11072 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aachen, Waggonfabrik Talbot, Companies established in 1838, Bombardier acquisitions

Grenzlandtheater Aachen

Grenzlandtheater Aachen is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 50.7736, 6.08878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Aachener Heimattheater

Aachener Heimattheater is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 50.757, 6.09521 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Öcher Schängche

Öcher Schängche is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 50.7728, 6.07917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Aachen West station

Aachen West station is a railway station in Aachen on the railway lines Aachen – Mönchengladbach and Aachen-West – Tongeren.

Located at 50.7803, 6.07081 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Bismarck tower (Aachen)

The Aachen Bismarck Tower is one of 173 still-standing towers and columns (of the 240 originally built), which were constructed around the world to commemorate the founder of the German Republic, Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898).

Located at 50.7467, 6.10639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1900s architecture

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09 Dec
2019

Soleil Ô
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Identificazione Di Una Donna
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10 Dec
2019

New Work Meetup Aachen & Euregio
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Versterk Een Stadsgenoot én Jezelf: Infosessie Bij ArmenTeKort.
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Un Amour De Jeunesse
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Vernissage Tentoonstelling "Gaandeweg" - Renate-Els Aerts
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11 Dec
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Tentoonstelling “Gaandeweg” - Renate-Els-Aerts
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Wetenschap Centraal: Invloed, Overvloed, Overvoed?
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Wetenschap Centraal: Invloed, Overvloed, Overvoed?
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HAGEN - Der Ring - Teil1
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12 Dec
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The English Patient
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Burtscheid, Bótsjet, Abdijvorstendom Burtscheid