Essen
in Regierungsbezirk Düsseldorf of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.457 and 7.012 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 27' 23" and E 7° 0' 44"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:18 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:26 am and 9:30 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
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Explore Essen

Essen in Regierungsbezirk Düsseldorf (North Rhine-Westphalia) with it's 593,085 inhabitants is located in Germany about 282 mi (or 454 km) west of Berlin, the country's capital.

Local time in Essen is now 04:18 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports in the wider vicinity of Essen, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Essen Mulheim Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-East. We found 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gelsenkirchen, Bottrop, Oberhausen, Bochum and Mettmann. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Suite-Apartment

Address
0,6 mi
Glashüttenstr. 63
45139 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 10:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 10:00 - 22:00


Holiday Inn ESSEN - CITY CENTRE

Address
0,3 mi
Frohnhauser Strasse 6
45127 ESSEN
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Select Hotel Handelshof Essen

Address
0,3 mi
Am Hauptbahnhof 2
45127 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Essener Hof TOP CCL Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
Am Handelshof 5
45127 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


IntercityHotel

Address
0,3 mi
Hachestr. 10
45127 Essen
Germany

Time Information

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


Welcome Hotel Essen

Address
0,3 mi
Schützenbahn 58
45127 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sheraton Essen Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
HUYSSENALLEE 55
45128 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Petul Apart Hotel City

Address
0,9 mi
Katzenbruchstr. 5-7
45141 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Atelier Garni

Address
0,7 mi
Niederstr. 13
45141 Essen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 22:00


niu Cobbles

Address
0,7 mi
Friedrichstraße 43
45145 Essen
Germany

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Kommentierter Rundgang Messe Spiel 2013 in Essen (Internationale Spieltage): Spiele-Podcast

Published: October 28, 2013
Length: 15:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Henry Krasemann

Der Spiele-Podcast (www.spiele-podcast.de) war auf der Spielmesse Spiel'13 in Essen und hat sich einige Neuheiten angeguckt. Hier ein Rundgang mit ein paar Highlights.


Highlights der Spielemesse 2014 in Essen - Teil 1 (Internationale Spieltage): Spiele-Podcast

Published: October 20, 2014
Length: 27:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Henry Krasemann

Der Spiele-Podcast war auf der Spielmesse "Spiel 14" in Essen - die größte Messe für Brettspiele, Kartenspiele etc. der Welt. In diesem ersten Teil zeigen wir nicht nur viele neue Spiele,...


Essen '45 - Niedergang der Kruppwerke

Published: February 08, 2015
Length: 18:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chronoshistory

Das Ruhrgebiet lag im besonderen Fokus der Alliierten Streitkräfte, galt es doch als die Waffenschmiede Deutschlands im zweiten Weltkrieg. Essen, als Zentrum des Gebiets, war demnach ...


Essen Duo-Bus: Tunnel Ramp - Kray O-Bahn Busway

Published: June 13, 2014
Length: 07:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: citytransportinfo

Another instalment of the Essen Dual-Mode-Bus O-Bahn / Kerb Guided Busway films which were uplifted to YouTube some years ago.


Zombie Walk Essen 2014

Published: November 02, 2014
Length: 21:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gregor Jung

Der Zombie Walk in Essen 2014.


Essen Kerstmarkten.nl

Published: September 04, 2012
Length: 50:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: WeekendjewegHotels

Sfeerimpressie van de kerstmarkten in Essen Meer informatie over deze kerstmarkt vind je hier: http://www.kerstmarkten.nl/kerstmarkten.php?mode=unit&id=127&h_name=Essen&ctr=DUITSLAND ...


Centrum Essen Deutschland

Published: April 23, 2010
Length: 27:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jqqp38

Centrum Essen Deutschland Samstag 17 april 2010. Essen ist Culturhauptstadt des Jahres!


My Beautiful Country / Serendipity / Masha's Waltz (M. Linnemann)

Published: February 15, 2014
Length: 57:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Günter Geurts

Günter Geurts plays 1. My Beautiful Country 2. Serendipity 3. Masha's Waltz by Maria Linnemann Liebe Freunde, hier sind noch drei Stücke aus der Sammlung "My Beautiful Country" von Maria...


Schwere Körperverletzung nach Diskostreitigkeiten in Essen

Published: March 21, 2015
Length: 09:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: nrwaktuelltv

Am Samstagmorgen (21. März) kam es gegen 5:15 Uhr vor einer Diskothek auf der Gildehofstraße zu Streitigkeiten zwischen mehreren Personen. Im Zuge dieses Streits setzte ein Mann vermutlich...


Kerb guided trolleybus & tram at Essen's Berliner Platz stn (2)

Published: February 19, 2007
Length: 23:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: citytransportinfo

Kerb guided trolleybus & tram at Essen's Berliner Platz station More information on the 'dual-mode-bus' demonstration system which saw buses sharing part of the underground light rail system...


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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.

Old Synagogue (Essen)

The Old Synagogue is a cultural meeting center and memorial in the city of Essen in West Germany. It is located in the center of the city on Steeler Straße 29, close to the present city hall. The memorial center was founded in 1980 and is accommodated in the pre-war Jewish community's synagogue. The synagogue, together with the attached Rabbinerhaus (House of the Rabbi), which today houses the archives of the city of Essen, was finished after a two-year construction period in 1913.

Located at 51.4564, 7.01667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious buildings completed in 1913, 20th-century synagogues, Synagogues in Germany, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia, Essen, Art Nouveau architecture in Germany, Visitor attractions in North Rhine-Westphalia

University of Duisburg-Essen

The University Duisburg-Essen is a public university in Duisburg and Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and a member of the new founded University Alliance Metropolis Ruhr. http://www. ua-ruhr. de/index_en. htm It was founded on January 1, 2003 as a merger of the Gerhard Mercator University of Duisburg and the University of Essen, both of which were established in 1972. Until 1994 the name of the Gerhard Mercator University was Comprehensive University of Duisburg.

Located at 51.4639, 7.00611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Duisburg, Essen, Universities and colleges in Germany, Universities and colleges in North Rhine-Westphalia, Educational institutions established in the 1640s, 1818 disestablishments, Educational institutions established in 2003

Grugahalle

Grugahalle is an indoor sports arena, located in Essen, Germany. Opened in 1958, the seating capacity of the arena is 5,309 people, for sporting events and 7,800, for concerts. It is currently home to the TUSEM Essen handball team. The arena hosted the latter stages of EuroBasket 1971 including the final in which the Soviet Union defeated Yugoslavia. Preceded byPalaFuorigrottaNaples EuroBasketFinal venue1971 Succeeded byPalau dels EsportsBarcelona

Located at 51.4311, 6.99778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Handball venues in Germany, Indoor arenas in Germany, Buildings and structures in Essen, Sports venues in North Rhine-Westphalia

Uhlenkrugstadion

Uhlenkrugstadion is a multi-use stadium in Essen, Germany. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as home ground for Schwarz-Weiß Essen. The stadium was built by its main tenant in 1922, having an initial capacity of 35,000 people and featuring a stand constructed out of iron, which was unusual at this time. In 1939, the structure was expanded to hold 45,000 people.

Located at 51.4267, 7.01833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Germany, Essen, Sports venues in North Rhine-Westphalia

Museum Folkwang

Museum Folkwang is a major collection of 19th and 20th century art in Essen, Germany. The museum was established in 1922 by merging the Essener Kunstmuseum, which was founded in 1906, and the private Folkwang Museum of the collector and patron Karl Ernst Osthaus in Hagen, founded in 1901. The term Folkwang derives from the name of the afterlife meadow of the dead, Fólkvangr, presided over by the Norse goddess Freyja.

Located at 51.4417, 7.00417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Art museums established in 1922, Art museums and galleries in Germany, Modern art museums, Essen, Museums in North Rhine-Westphalia, 1922 establishments in Germany

Golden Madonna of Essen

The Golden Madonna of Essen is a sculpture of the Virgin Mary and the infant Jesus. It is a wooden core covered with sheets of thin gold leaf. The piece is part of the treasury of Essen Cathedral, formerly the church of Essen Abbey, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, and is kept on display at the cathedral.

Located at 51.4558, 7.01361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Statues of the Virgin Mary, Essen, Gold objects, German sculpture, Medieval European sculptures

Essen Süd station

Essen Süd is a railway station in the city of Essen in western Germany on the Essen-Werden–Essen line, serving the southern city borough Südviertel. The station today sees regular service by Rhein-Ruhr S-Bahn trains on the S6 line.

Located at 51.4399, 7.02314 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
S6 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn stations, Railway stations in Essen

Essen Central Station

Essen Central Station (Essen Hauptbahnhof) is a railway station in the city of Essen in western Germany. It is situated south of the old town centre, next to the A 40 motorway. It was opened in 1862 by the Bergisch-Märkische Eisenbahn. However, the station was not the first in Essen: as the station called Essen on the Köln-Mindener Eisenbahn was opened in 1847. The station suffered extensive damage in World War II and was almost completely rebuilt in the 1950s and 1960s.

Located at 51.4518, 7.01433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Hauptbahnhof in Germany, S1 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), S2 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), S3 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), S6 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), S9 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn stations, Railway stations in Essen

Essen Stadtwald station

Essen Stadtwald is a railway station in the city of Essen in western Germany, serving the southern city borough Stadtwald. It is situated on the Essen-Werden–Essen line close to a single-track railway tunnel, the Stadtwaldtunnel. The station today sees regular service by Rhein-Ruhr S-Bahn trains on the S6 line.

Located at 51.4226, 7.02332 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, S6 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn stations, Railway stations in Essen

Montagsloch

The so called Montagsloch in Essen was a building project during the time of National Socialism in Germany. It should have become one of the biggest stadiums in Germany. Its name probably refers to the day when 35 Russian forced labourer and maybe also some other people were killed by the Gestapo of Essen at this place. It was on March 12, 1945,a Monday . Some of the murderers were judged to long term prison sentences by a British military court in 1948.

Located at 51.4246, 6.99481 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nazi Germany

Grugastadion

Grugastadion was a multi-use stadium in Essen, Germany. It was used mostly for football matches. The stadium is able to hold 40,000 people at its height. The stadium opened in 1963 and closed in 2001.

Located at 51.424, 6.994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Germany, Defunct association football venues, Defunct sports venues in Germany, Sport in Essen, Sports venues in North Rhine-Westphalia

Stadion Bäuminghausstraße

Stadion Bäuminghausstraße is a multi-use stadium in Essen, Germany. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people.

Located at 51.4819, 7.00677 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Germany, Essen, Sports venues in North Rhine-Westphalia

Essen-Nordviertel

The Nordviertel is the most northern borough of the city district Stadtbezirk I Stadtmitte/Frillendorf/Huttrop.

Located at 51.4706, 7.01472 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Essen

FOM University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management

The FOM (University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management) is a German university. The business school is privately run, works in close co-operation with other universities, and is state recognized. With more than 21,000 students the FOM has the biggest economic and business sciences faculty in Germany. The majority of students are working professionals. The range of courses offered centers around business, business administration and engineering.

Located at 51.448, 7.012 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Business schools in Germany, Universities and colleges in Germany, Education in the European Union

Essen Minster

Essen Minster or Essen Cathedral is the seat of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Essen, the "Diocese of the Ruhr", founded in 1958. The church, dedicated to Saints Cosmas and Damian and the Blessed Virgin Mary, stands on the Burgplatz in the centre of the city of Essen.

Located at 51.4558, 7.01361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Essen, Cathedrals in Germany, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Germany, Churches in North Rhine-Westphalia, Gothic hall churches in Germany

Botanischer Garten Grugapark

The Botanischer Garten Grugapark is a municipal botanical garden located in the Grugapark at Virchowstraße 167a, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is open daily; an admission fee is charged. The garden was established in 1927 for recreation, teaching, and research. Parts of the garden were destroyed in World War II but gradually rebuilt and re-designed for the Essen Bundesgartenschau of 1965.

Located at 51.4281, 6.9876 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Germany, Gardens in North Rhine-Westphalia

Aalto Theatre

The Aalto Theatre (in German officially Aalto-Musiktheater Essen) is an opera house and major performing arts venue in Essen, Germany. It was opened on 25 September 1988 with Richard Wagner's opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. The building is mainly used for opera and ballet performances; it also serves for concerts and gala events.

Located at 51.4469, 7.01278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Alvar Aalto buildings, Buildings and structures completed in 1988, Buildings and structures in Essen, Opera houses in Germany, Ballet venues, Modernist architecture in Germany, Event venues established in 1988, Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Moltkeviertel

The Moltkeviertel (Moltke Quarter) is a district of the German city of Essen. It is located near the centre of the town, as the crow flies just over a kilometre to the south-east of the Essen main railway station. It is bounded by the thoroughfares Kronprinzenstrasse, Ruhrallee, Töpferstrasse and Rellinghauserstasse and by the railway line from Essen Main Station to Essen-Werden (S6 rapid transit link to Düsseldorf and Cologne).

Located at 51.4431, 7.02603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Essen, Landmarks in Germany

Essen-Altenessen station

Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof Essen-Altenessen) is a railway station situated in Essen in western Germany. It is served by the S2 line of Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn and line U18 of the Essen Stadtbahn.

Located at 51.4842, 7.0075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
S2 (Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn), Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhine-Ruhr S-Bahn stations, Railway stations in Essen, Railway stations opened in 1847, 1847 establishments in Prussia

Rüttenscheider Stern (VRR)

Rüttenscheider Stern is an underground station on the Essen Stadtbahn line U11 in Essen. The station lies on Rüttenscheider Stern in the district of Rüttenscheid. It is equipped with three-rail tracks to allow tramway cars of the lines 101 and 107 to stop at the station as well. The station was opened on June 1, 1986 and consists of two side-platform with two rail tracks. On the surface, it provides connection to the 106 tramway line.

Located at 51.4378, 7.00556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Underground rapid transit in Germany

Colosseum Theater

Colosseum Theater is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 51.4589, 7.0025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Das Kleine Theater Essen

Das Kleine Theater Essen is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 51.4583, 7.00889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia, Buildings and structures in Essen

Grillo-Theater

Grillo-Theater is a theatre in Essen, Germany. Named after the industrialist Friedrich Grillo, who made the building possible, it opened on 16 September 1892 with Lessing's drama Minna von Barnhelm. The building was badly damaged in World War II; it was restored with a much simpler façade aand re-opened in 1950 with Wagner's opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Notable directors included Erwin Piscator, Jean-Louis Barrault, Heinz Dietrich Kenter, Hansgünter Heyme.

Located at 51.4547, 7.01167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia, Buildings and structures in Essen, Theatres completed in 1892

GOP Varieté Essen

GOP Varieté Essen is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 51.4606, 7.0125 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia, Buildings and structures in Essen

Theater im Rathaus

Theater im Rathaus is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 51.4567, 7.01333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

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