Essen (German pronunciation: ; Latin: Assindia) is the central and, after Dortmund, second-largest city of the Ruhr, the largest urban area in Germany. Its population of 579,432 makes it the fourth-largest city of North Rhine-Westphalia after Cologne , Düsseldorf and Dortmund, as well as the ninth-largest city of Germany.
Essen, city, North Rhine–Westphalia Land (state), western Germany. It is situated between the Rhine-Herne Canal and the Ruhr River. Essen was originally the seat of an aristocratic convent (founded 852), still represented by the cathedral (Münsterkirche; now the seat of a Roman Catholic bishop), completed in the 15th century.
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Welcome to Essen! Come discover Germany’s third-greenest city in the heart oft the Ruhr region. Whether a city excursion, familiy vacation or a trip to a trade fair: Essen is always worth visiting. Whether you enjoy shopping in a vibrant metropolis, hiking and cycling in an idyllic countryside or art and culture in topnotch museums, theatres ...
Essen is known for some of its popular attractions, which include: Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen; Botanischer Garten Grugapark; Old Town Kettwig; Museum Folkwang; Villa Hügel
In Essen, 10 people were killed, 19 were missing and 52 were injured. In other towns, 74 people were killed and 284 injured March 10/11, 1942 62 crews claimed to have bombed Essen, with 2 bombs hitting on an industrial target (railway lines near the Krupp factory).
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Tourists, religious or otherwise, make it a point to visit Essen Minster because of the Golden Madonna of Essen, the oldest sculpture of Mary in the world. This incredible sculpture was created in the year 980 and is done in gold leafs. Kettwiger Str. 42, Essen, Germany + 49 0201 2204206.
Let’s explore the best things to do in Essen: 1. Museum Folkwang Source: ReneSpitz / Flickr Museum Folkwang. Essen’s renowned art museum presents every European movement from the Romantics in the 19th century to Abstract Expressionism after the Second World War.
Read on to find out about the top 10 things to do in Essen, Germany. 1. Go shopping at the Old Town Werden. Old Town Werden is a charming town only about twenty minutes away from the city. The quiet town is a gem for tourists with well kept old buildings, half timbered houses and cobbled stone streets.