Essen
in Regierungsbezirk Düsseldorf of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Noteable things around
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: 05:58 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:48 am and 4:44 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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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 05:58 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of one hour. 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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 47 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 57%
Air Pressure 1004 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 15th of November 2019

7°C (45 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 16th of November 2019

7°C (44 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 17th of November 2019

5°C (41 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

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

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 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

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

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

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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14 Nov
2019

Bewegte Zeiten 1919 - 2019
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Der Ruhrfaust
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Wenn Dein Land, Nicht Mehr Dein Land Ist. Sieben Schritte In Die Diktatur.
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MAX GOLDT - "Max Goldt Liest"
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Kaya Yanar Essen
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15 Nov
2019

Casino Dinner - No Risk \u2013 More Fun: Die Grandiose Gourmet-Glücksspiel-Show
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Mord An Bord, Mylord! - Dinner Krimi - Mord Ahoi
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Frank Fröhlich \u2013 Akustikgitarrist
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Wohnbau Moskitos Essen - Füchse Duisburg
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The Exploited
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Ein Seltsames Paar - Ein WG-Vergnügen
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16 Nov
2019

Fotowalk "Von Männer, Für Männer!" PART 2
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ARMORED DAWN - Viking Zombie-Tour 2019
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Typisch Deutsch?
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Ben Becker: Ich, Judas - Einer Unter Euch Wird Mich Verraten
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