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1 altstadt (old town) & city 12 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt 22 flingern 32 derendorf & pempelfort 40 oberkassel 48 places to be contents youthful düsseldorf 2 getting here 4 accommodation 5 getting around 6 sightseeing 8 markets 52 chilling out 54 open-air cinemas 57 festivals, performances & events 58 your service partner in düsseldorf 62 inner city map 64
youthful düsseldorf 2 places to be anyone who has been to düsseldorf will recall places such as königsallee, the altstadt (old town), medienhafen or the rhine embankment promenade. this is with good reason – these places are to düsseldorf what the eiffel tower is to paris. the state capital of north rhine-west- phalia has even more to offer. recent years have seen the development of a thriving young alternative scene in düsseldorf. up-and-coming quarters such as flingern, bilk and deren dorf are becoming red-hot forges of original art, culture, fashion and music. this brochure provides information on getting to düssel- dorf, accommodation, events, sightseeing, shopping and many many tips. youthful düsseldorf
3 places to be the various city quarters each have their own trend-set- ting shops, pubs, clubs, bars and cafés. page 12 onwards focusses on the individual quarters. of course not every single boutique, gallery or tip could be included, so we had to make a selection. if you too discover something new, send us an e-mail at email@example.com. we are always delighted to hear of new tips and trends and will consider them for our next issue. so how youthful is düsseldorf? teens and twenty-somethings go downtown in d-town! young people form a large proportion of düsseldorf’s population. over 43,000 students are enrolled at düsseldorf’s third-level institu- tions (as at 2015/2016) and there are al- most 58,000 children attending schools in the city (as at october 2015). (source: state capital düsseldorf, office for statistics and elections)
getting here 4 getting here by car düsseldorf is at the hub of one of germany’s densest autobahn net- works, where the a3, a44, a46, a52, a57, a59 and a524 all converge. turn on the sat nav or look up a route-planning site on the net, and before you know it you’ll be saunter- ing down the kö (that’s königsallee to the locals) or strolling through the old town quarter. parking car parks are indicated on the city map in the brochure, on the final page. park & ride düsseldorf has many convenient park & ride spaces. here, you can park your car for free and continue your journey by bus, tram or rail. more information: https://goo.gl/qtaogy car-sharing agencies there are several websites which provide a free service for people anywhere in europe to agree on sharing a car for a trip – car sharing. take a look at the portal www.mitfahrgelegenheit.de. maybe you can save a few euros in getting here, and get to know some interesting people going the same direction! www.blablacar.co.uk by plane düsseldorf is fairly easy to fly to, too. you will land at düsseldorf international airport. very conveni- ent, the airport is close to the city, and it only takes a few minutes by train or taxi. www.dus.com by long-distance bus you can also get to düsseldorf easily by long-distance bus. you’ll not only be saving money but also be doing something good for your carbon footprint. you can take your bike with you as well. www.duesseldorf-tourismus.de/ en/getting-here/by-long-distance- coach by rail düsseldorf central station is located right in the heart of the city. more than 300 trains arrive daily in düs- seldorf – the state capital for north rhine-westphalia. the old town and königsallee are about a 15 min- ute walk away. it’s even quicker by u-bahn (underground train), just two stations and you are right at the heart of things. www.bahn.de ⋅ t 0180 699 66 33 (€0.20/per landline call; mobile phones max. €0.60 per call) places to be an overview of all travel options is available at: www.visitduesseldorf.de/ en/getting-here t +49 211 17 202-851 www.bahn.de ⋅ t 01806996633 t +4921117202-851
accommodation 5 accommodation hotel reservations you are looking for a hotel that gives you value for your money, or maybe a more exclusive hotel with a spa and fitness centre? you can ask about hotels that meet your needs, or book a hotel online. you’ll also find low-price hotel package deals here from 55 euros. www.duesseldorf-tourismus.de/ en/accommodation ⋅ t +49 211 17 202-851851 bed and breakfast hotels are simply not your style? try a private accommodation agency. they deal in bed & break - fast, private apartments and holiday homes. www.bed-and-breakfast.de airbnb do you want to feel like a local when you travel? airbnb has a huge choice of private rooms, apartments or holiday homes in düsseldorf at good rates. www.airbnb.com camping in düsseldorf want to sleep close to nature and then go shopping and partying in the city? a campsite is a good alternative to hotels and holiday apartments. www.unterbachersee.de www.duesselcamp.de places to be couch- surfing you’re looking for a place to stay, preferably completely free? couch-surfing is a new inter national phenomenon. on this in- ternet portal people offer a place to sleep for free. in return you can of- fer a bed at your home to other couch-surfing members. www.couchsurfing.org t +4921117202-851851
6 getting around bus or rail rheinbahn (the railway company for the rhine region) offers a day ticket (from 6.70 euros) which allows you to travel all day within a selected fare zone. also available for groups (2–5 people). www.goo.gl/qvvvli if you want to travel around through- out the whole north rhine-west- phalia region, then get the schöner tagticket for up to five people. this ticket allows you to travel all day on local and commuter trains through- out north rhine-westphalia. www.goo.gl/fusweo if you have been partying late at the weekend, the rheinbahn nacht express (night express) will bring you home safe to bed. these trains run every 30 minutes to every hour through friday and saturday nights and the nights before bank holidays. www.rheinbahn.de/nachtexpress taxi if you overdo it on the düsseldorf altbier, you can take a taxi home. rhein-taxi: t +49 211 21 21 21 taxi düsseldorf: t +49 211 33 333 car2go get quickly from a to b in one of the 300 smart speedsters from car2go. register, check where the next smart is available, get in, drive off, park it. whenever and wherever you are in düsseldorf. great fun and saves money! www.car2go.com/en/duesseldorf drivenow drivenow offers the same concept, except you’ll be driving a mini or a bmw. www.drive-now.com places to be segway hire yourself a segway – not exactly cheap, but definitely fun. segways are supposed to be great for flirting – give it a try with a trip to the medienhafen or along königsallee. join in from 65 euros. www.duesseldorf- tourismus.de/oeffentliche- touren/segway-touren rhein-taxi: t +49211212121 taxi düsseldorf: t +4921133333
7 bicycle want to be independent of public transport timetables? there are places all over the city where you can pick up a hire bicycle and pedal past every traffic jam. radstation the radstation (bike station) is directly behind the hauptbahnhof (main railway station) at willi-becker- allee 8 a. you will find not only hire bicycles, children’s bikes and trans- port trailers (for two children), but also tandems. in case of emergency, you can even get your own bike re- paired. a standard bicycle is avail- able for 13 euros per day. a tandem will cost you 5 euros per hour, or 17 euros for the whole day (during opening hours). when the weather is good, from june to august, the radstation’s bike rental shop at apollo-platz on the rhine embank- ment is also open (between apollo theatre and the landtag/kniebrücke urban rail stop). www.radstation-duesseldorf.de call a bike that’s the name of the service pro- vided by deutsche bahn. the bikes can be picked up in front of the main railway station on konrad-adenauer- platz. costs 1 euro per half-hour or part thereof, or 15 euros for the whole day. discounts are available with the bahncard. www.callabike-interaktiv.de nextbike you can pick up a bike for hire at various spots and then drop them back there. these cost €1 per half-hour, or €9 for a full 24 hours. www.nextbike.de/duesseldorf hotel-kombiticket you can inquire at the hotel reser vation agency about certain hotels where the booking voucher is also valid as a bus and tram ticket for düsseldorf. www.hotel-kombiticket.de t +49 211 17 202-851 düsseldorfcard your düsseldorfcard (available from 9 euros) entitles you to free use of bus and rail within düsseldorf city centre. it also allows free or re- duced-price entry to many muse- ums, the rhine tower, apollo varieté, jever fun ski hall and lots more. www.duesseldorfcard.de places to be e-bike charging points there are more than 12 charging points around düsseldorf. give it a try! www.goo.gl/rylb5b t +4921117202-851
sightseeing 8 düsseldorf is bursting with things to do and see. whether you’re there for a city trip, the shopping or a stroll from museum to museum – düsseldorf will have some organised tour to match. don’t be lost for ideas – there are several ways to get help in your exploration of düsseldorf. whether you want to do so by foot, jogging, by boat or by bicycle. every guide book can give you the basic facts about düssel- dorf, but wouldn’t it be better to stroll through the city in the company of a local expert who can give you inside in- formation and colourful background detail on the places of interest? then the regular altstadt walk is just the right thing for you! of course, you can also take a spin on a bicycle, or go modern with a segway. if you prefer your comfort, hop on board a city tour bus and be taken at a re- laxed pace around the city. the absolute must-sees – the rhine tower, medienhafen and the old town – are indicated on the city map (inside back cover). sightseeing places to be
9 rhine tower would you dare to lie on the windows of the rheinturm, 168 m above the ground? the rheinturm gives you a breathtaking view of the city’s sights and the rhine. a viewing level with bistro and bar awaits you on the “panora- ma” platform. travel up one floor to the “top 180” level (172 m) where you’ll find a rotating restaurant with 180 window seats and superior international cuisine. maybe some- where for very special occasions? this is how the decimal clock on the rhine tower functions: 16:21:47 decade of hours decade of minutes decade of seconds unit positions of hours unit positions of minutes unit positions of seconds altstadt (old town) you can’t leave düsseldorf with out seeing the old town. page 12 onwards focusses more on this and the other city quarters. 1 2 places to be düsseldorf tourist information offices tourist information offices are located in the altstadt (old town) (marktstraße/corner rheinstraße) or at central station (immer mannstraße 65 b). they will provide you with extensive free information on and about düsseldorf. you can also book guided tours there. www.visitduesseldorf.de/citytours +49 211 17 202-854 +4921117202-854
10 altbier the rhinelanders love their altbier, and düsseldorf is a stronghold of the type. also called simply “alt” by those who make it their usual, it’s a dark, top-ferment- ed beer. savouring a glass of this brew is an essential part of any visit to düsseldorf. the old town is dotted with numerous small trad itional breweries that are expert at their craft. königsallee düsseldorf has an inter national reputation as a city of elegance and style: many fashion designers have made it their base. the kö-bogen, completed in autumn 2013, was designed by the world- famous new york architect, daniel libeskind. it connects königsallee with the historical hofgarten and innovatively extends this exclusive shopping street. saunter down the east side of this boulevard as far as the bergische lion coat of arms, then make your way back along the west side. take a seat at any of the terrace cafés and live the motto of the kö: “see and be seen!” medienhafen the rhine tower, the north rhine-westphalia parliament, the gehry buildings, the city gate or colorium – medienhafen is a hot- spot for creative architecture in düsseldorf. several international architects played a creative role in the reconstruction of the old rhine port area. frank o. gehry, david chipperfield, joe coenen, steven holl and claude vasconi were among those who made a creative contri- bution to make it what it is today. those goods depots which were protected by a preservation order had to be renovated with hi-tech en- gineering and creative interior de- sign. the ancient storerooms have been recreated with a new style and grace. however, you can still feel the old port atmosphere everywhere despite all the re- construction. just a decade ago the warehouses were nothing but immense empty spaces inside. today, various television channels and radio stations, and advertising and media agencies, design bureaus and suchlike have all set up shop inside. so that’s where the name came from: medien hafen, which means media harbour. 3 4 5 sightseeing places to be altbier glasses & more the special altbier glasses and other souvenirs of düsseldorf can be bought at the tourist information offices in the old town and at central station halve hahn when in a brewery pub, order a “halve hahn” to go with your altbier and you’re in for a small but tasty surprise.
11 düsseldorf by bike if sightseeing on two feet is too slow for you, hop on a bicycle and go by two wheels... join a guided cycling group of around ten people (distance covered approx. 11.5 km). duration approx. 120 min. price from 10 pers. €29.00 p.p. includes bicycle rental and guide. additional prices quoted on request hopon hopoff feel free: experience all the high lights of the city – such as the kö, the old town, medienhafen or the japanese eco house – stress- free and in comfort. this fire-engine red, open top bus stops at eight lo- cations. and you can hop on or off just as you please. start daily from “hbf” – central railway station (opposite tourist information) jan.–mar. from 11:00, apr.–dec. from 10:00. get exact departure times from all stops at www.visitduesseldorf.de/hopon stops hauptbahnhof/tourist-information, kö-brücke, königsallee/steinstraße, burgplatz/altstadt, rheinturm/ stromstraße, eko-haus/nieder- kasseler kirchweg, rheinterrasse/ ehrenhof, aquazoo, schloss jäger- hof/rochuskirche duration approx. 90 min. + break at central station discover places to be altbier-safari a professional guided tour of düsseldorf’s five microbreweries which includes tasting of five different types of altbier. discover artisan brewing, düsseldorf’s beer and drinking culture, and find out everything you need to know about düsseldorf altbier. www.altbier-safari.de hotrod citytour if you fancy a different kind of city tour, check out the girls and guys at hotrod. you can take a ride with them from 49 euros. let’s hotrod! www.hotrod-tour-duesseldorf.com www.duesseldorf-tourismus.de/ en/tours
altstadt (old town & city) 12 the old town is the most popular night-time destination for both tourists and locals alike. the “ratinger” (ratinger straße) area and kurze straße are hugely popular with young düsseldorfers, while bolker straße is right on the tourist trail. the old town has become world-famous as “the longest bar in the world”. but this is not to be taken literally! more than one tourist has been found wandering through the streets searching despairingly for an extremely long bar. so you don’t end up like that, we’ll explain: “the longest bar in the world” gets its name from the over 300 bars, brewery pubs and restaurants that stand side by side in this small area. altstadt (old town) & city
13 there’s more to the old town than bars though. you can admire his- torical buildings, such as the rathaus (city hall) or the schlossturm (palace tower), soak up some culture in one of the many museums, or chillax on the rhine embankment promenade and watch the boats go by. and from the old town it’s only a couple of minutes to the stores of königsallee. if you go for a walk through the impressive court gardens – the green lung of the city – you reach derendorf and its trendy shops and boutiques (see page 40). and from “the kö” (königsallee) via schadowplatz, it’s a few steps to schadowstraße, with its large selection of shops and department stores.
14 altstadt (old town) & city cafés, bars and pubs 15 bazzar caffè welcome to the coffee experts! in summer especially, the relaxed ambience draws people over to enjoy a gourmet coffee on the terrace. the breakfast menu is concise but sufficient. heinrich-heine-allee 53 www.bazzar.de 1 schlösser quartier bohème the motto here is: “scene meets tradition – both in style and in cuisine”. the menu offers several regional specialities, for example a parfait dessert with lashings of “killeptisch”, the famous düsseldorf cordial! the bar will certainly catch your eye with its unique style and retro-look lounge. ratinger straße 25 www.quartierboheme.de 19 bistro zicke zicke simply oozes french charm, so the picturesque location between the rhine and the prettiest part of the altstadt (old town) fits perfectly. you’ll feel like you’ve been set down in montmartre as you enjoy tasty croissants and café au lait, sur- rounded by old film posters and wooden furnishings. in summer, the terrace has a jungle feel. informal, chatty atmosphere. bäckerstraße 5 a www.mitmilchundzucker.net 4 sir walter sir walter offers visitors a cool atmosphere and an area of 434 m² spread over several levels. excel- lently mixed drinks are served up at the around 30-metre long bar. get inspiration from the various works of art. heinrich-heine-allee 12 22 bar ellington a stylish cocktail bar with a cosy atmosphere and good drinks. retro styling throughout is what gives this bar its laid-back, cosy feel. our favourite: the bar’s own gin fizz. scheurenstraße 5 7 bar chérie french charm in the heart of düsseldorf’s altstadt. bar chérie is a great mix of cosy café, bistro and wine bar. the freshly made tartes flambées with a variety of toppings are famous throughout the city, there is an excellent, extensive wine list, the feel is laid-back and infor- mal. the shabby chic furnishings are a mix of antique, romantic, rustic and playful. kurze straße 2 www.mitmilchundzucker.net 6 brauerei kürzer this is the place to go if you’re look- ing for a brewery that’s a bit differ- ent. traditions are cultivated here in a modern way. no classic brewery romanticism but a modern, urban setting that creates an entirely unique feel of laid-back cosiness. kurze straße 18–20 www.brauerei-kuerzer.de
16 shops & more 17 hitsville vinyl and cds, new and used from the beatles to zappa and from kraft werk to toten hosen. düsseldorf’s oldest record store is a great place for browsing and listening – and the trip back in time is thrown in for free. wallstraße 21 www.hitsville.de altstadt (old town) & city 18 kauf dich glücklich clothing from chic to grungy, quite simply a different concept of style to what you get elsewhere. the basics, jewellery, maybe a few knick-knacks, too – buy, wear and be happy – the fantastic atmosphere inside helps! carlsplatz 4 www.kaufdichgluecklich-shop.de 14 pretty lush pretty lush’s passion for fashion and streetwear is instantly evident and it displays it like no other shop in düsseldorf. the owner-run shop on kapuzinergasse in the heart of the düsseldorf altstadt presents se- lected fashion – chosen with a great eye for the unusual – that has a positive impact on düsseldorf style. kapuzinergasse 22 www.blog.prettylush.de 16 vaseline if you’re on the hunt in the altstadt for something unusual, you could easily overlook a slightly hidden gem: filled with eccentric jewellery, hip bags, arty statues and striking decorative items, “vaseline” offers a creative and colourful choice of little treasures and home accessories. wallstraße 37 photo: hitsville
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18 nightlife 11 papagayo a very popular bar bang in the heart of the old town. the “unige- flüster” (uni rumours) student party is held on tuesdays, and on thurs- days a “mexican night”. on week- end nights the place quickly fills up and the temperature rises. you can avoid the queues and the entrance fee if you arrive a bit early, during the “happy hour” – 20:00–22:00. mertensgasse 2 www.elpapagayo.de 10 the tube club “the tube club” in the old town is well known for live gigs by up-and- coming düsseldorf bands. the “happy hour” also attracts a young crowd through the doors. you’ll hear it all here, from punk rock to electro right through to big beat. kurze straße 9 www.the-tube-club.blogspot.de 3 salon des amateurs each afternoon the “salon des amateurs” invites you inside to drink coffee and maybe browse the web for free. it’s a trendy joint beloved of artists, art lovers and music lovers. thursday evenings films are screened. at the week- ends the music style revolves around space-disco, dubstep, italo disco and house. grabbeplatz 4 in the kunsthalle building www.salondesamateurs.de 8 anaconda lounge you can lounge back here on retro- style sofas and enjoy a cocktail. when evening comes the party takes off in this small but classy bar. native düsseldorfers like to party the night away here, or maybe greet the start of the weekend. they dance to the beat of house or tech- no music. andreasstraße 11 altstadt (old town) & city 2 mauer club the party’s on from 23:00 on fridays, saturdays and public holidays. there’s no queuing outside the door, and you can wear virtually anything you like. the drinks and admission fee are priced so that even students can afford them. the music is a lively mix of soul and funk, r’n’b , pop and hip hop. it’s a huge hit with the clientele. ratinger straße 25 www.mauerclub.de 13 ufer 8 it isn’t always easy to get past the bouncers. but if you’re no longer in the first flush of youth, have your very own je ne sais quoi and dress in an inspired way, you’ll be rewarded with exciting nightlife. the venue opens its door for the legendary “milk bar” every thursday, and there are also parties now and again at weekends and on public holidays. rathausufer 8 www.ufer8.de
19 altstadt (old town) & city 9 the cube the cube is a home for anybody who doesn’t have one. it’s a venue for unforgettable parties that are a mix of trendy and mainstream. open-minded and tolerant. regular repeat parties include “delta omega psi – the student party” or “sweatbox”. tuesdays: schaufen- ster concerts. mertensgasse 8 www.dascube.de 12 sub no wonder that sub has the reputa- tion of being almost impossible to get into – party people come from all over to visit this club. designed to look like an old subway tunnel, it has cool drinks and sounds. tip: admission is free on wednesdays. bolkerstraße 14 www.sub-duesseldorf.de 21 nachtresidenz the location of this upmarket disco directly on the kö speaks for itself. and yes, you’ll run into a couple of celebs among the tourists and regulars. smart dress is an advan- tage at the door, and sticking your nose a big higher in the air can be helpful too. in music terms there’s something for everyone with house and electro in the kuppelsaal and hip hop one floor above. for a bit of peace and quiet there are lots of bar and lounge areas. bahnstraße 13–15 www.nachtresidenz.de sub düsseldorf
20 k a is e r s t r . joseph-beu ys- ufer hofgartenra m p e b e r li n e r a ll e e kaser enstr. m.-weyhe allee k a i s e r s t r . elisa beth str. h ü t graf-adorf-str. frie drich str. k a v a l l e r i e s t r . haroldstr. be rl in er al le e brei te str. oberkassler brücke h.-hei ne- allee gartenstr. rosenstr. f e l d s t r . t a u b e n s t r . oederallee r e u t e r k a s . fritz-roeber-str. eiskellerstr. ster nstr e is k e l- le rb e rg schadowstr. schadowplatz p d b l u m e n s t r . königstr. girardet br. martin- luther platz steinstr. benrather str. carls- platz flinger str. grabenstr. königsa llee ludwig- zimmerm.-str. rhein- str. rhein- ort a k a d . - s t r . p.- jä.-w. hafenstr. schulstr. c i t a d e l l s t r . o r a n g e r i e - s t r . bäckerstr. m a n n e s m a n n u f e r r a t h a u s u f e r trinkaus- str. andreas- str. grabbepl. wimm.-g. bolkerstr. mühlenstr. l ie f e r g . lamb.- str. ritterstr. m .- s c h l ö s s .- g . burg- pl. schn.- wibbe l- gasse markt- platz schloß ufer u r s u l i - n e n g . mark tstr. wallstr. th.- körner str. cornelius- platz josephinenstr. k aug.- thyssen-str. g. gründ pla s m i t t e lst r. altestadt ratinger str. n e u b r ü c k str. b e r g e r s t r . reichsstr. ständehausstr. b e r g e r a l l e e thomas- str. post str. süd- str. bastionstr. s.- klein- str. bilke r str. hoh e str. grünstr. carl-theodor-str. bahnstr. h ü t t e n s t r . k ön ig sa ll ee talstr . luisenstr. jahn str. husc hber - ger str. alexan derstr. reichsstr. horion- platz j ü r g e n p l a t z adersstr. w a s s e r s t r . haroldstr. car l s t o r sch wanenm a r k t h ho of fg ga ar r r rt te en n n nr r r ra a a m m m m m p p p p e e e e oberkassler brücke oberkassler brücke oberkassler brücke oberkassler brücke h.-hei ne- steinstr. tonhalle steinstraße/ königsallee heinrich- heine-allee kaser enstr. elisa beth str. schadowstr. grabenstr. benrather straße graf-adolf- platz altstadt (old town) & city 18 17 16 14 2 8 21 12 11 1 15 5 19 20 10 9 13 3 7 6 4 109 76
21 jägerhofstr. p e m p e l f o r t e r s t r . im m erm annstr. t o n h a l l e n s t r . jacobistr. o s t s t r . am wehrhahn t t e n s t r . o s t s t r . k a r l s t r . mozartstr. alt- pempelfort c o u - v e n s t r . malkastenstr. ad.-v.- vagedes- platz bagelstr. feldst r. leopoldstr. schadowstr. marienstr. platz der deutschen einheit klosterstr. k r e u z s t r . blei chs tr. .- dgens atz ernst- schneider- platz hohenzollernstr. goltsteinstr. l.-dumont-str. w agnerstr. l ie s e g a n g s t r . n- strese- mann- platz stresem annstr. b a h n s t r . m i n t r o p s t r . harkortstr. graf-adolf-str. mintrop- platz grupellostr. friedrich-ebert-str. bismarckstr. c h a r l o t t e n s t r . c h a r l o t t e n s t r . luisenstr. h e l m h o l t z s t r . sc he ur en st r. adersstr. pion ierst r. pempelforter straße einheit einheit friedrich-ebert-str. friedrich-ebert-str. oststraße am wehrhahn n schadowstr. schadow- straße altstadt (old town) & city cafés, bars and pubs 7 bar chérie 22 bar ellington 15 bazzar caffè 19 bistro zicke 6 brauerei kürzer 20 kit café/bar 5 schaukelstühlchen 1 schlösser quartier bohème 4 sir walter nightlife 8 anaconda lounge 2 mauer club 21 nachtresidenz 11 papagayo 3 salon des amateurs 12 sub 9 the cube 10 the tube club 13 ufer 8 shops & more 17 hitsville 18 kauf dich glücklich 14 pretty lush 16 vaseline 22
bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt 22 bilk is a favourite neighbourhood for students to live in, and counts as one of the newer city quarters of düssel- dorf. it is strewn with cafés and international restaurants, mainly patronised by the locals. it’s not just the restaurants that lure people to bilk, there are also top shopping opportunities. not just düssel dorf arcaden, the city’s newest shopping mall – but also many small in-scene shops. in the unterbilk district you can gaze at the whole of düsseldorf from 168 metres, from on top of the rhine tower. take a look down at the parliament of north rhine- west phalia and the minister president’s residence. bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt
23 geographically speaking medien- hafen is part of unterbilk, but in recent years it has evolved to establish itself as a city quarter in its own right. friedrichstadt, with its imposing backdrop of old buildings, has a high concentration of cultural initiatives, bars, pubs, cafés and galleries.
24 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt cafés, bars and pubs 7 eigelstein here, the natives of düsseldorf and cologne meet in peace and har mony! although the rival cities are like places on different planets, there’s a touch of the feeling of the cathedral city here in the state capital. cologne specialities such as suurbrode (marinated beef) or flamm kuchen (pastry with cream cheese and ham) are served in a stylish ambience. and of course there’s cologne’s favourite beer – kölsch! hammer straße 17 www.eigelstein-duesseldorf.com 10 mongo’s you’re the head chef at mongo’s. put together your own creations from the vast range of asian and euro pean vegetables, meat, fish and seafood, and have it prepared for you. apart from chicken, beef, etc. this place also serves crocodile, ostrich and other exotic delicacies. zollhof 10 www.mongos.de 4 the view it truly lives up to its name! “the view” sky lounge and bar at the “innside düsseldorf hafen” hotel provides a unique panorama of the city and the medienhafen. you don’t have to be a hotel guest to go in and enjoy the spectacular vista of the rhine and the city, be it over break- fast, lunch or a relaxed evening cocktail. speditionstraße 9 www.theview-duesseldorf.de 2 pebble’s dox restaurant & bar one very in place at the medien- hafen is the pebble’s terrace on the tip of the headland. sprawl on the lounge furniture or the huge cush- ions on the many steps, and enjoy a leisurely view of düsseldorf’s spec- tacular skyline. to go with the fan- tastic vista there are grilled dishes, sushi and cooling drinks. all of the food on the pebble’s terrace menu is available to take away as well. speditionstraße 19 www.dox-restaurant.de pebble‘s terrasse
25 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt 14 petit rouge café petit rouge is a lovely french café and bistro. it’s located in unterbilk but the homemade cakes, quiches, soups and salads will make you feel like you’re in paris, something that’s helped by the furnishings that in- clude french bistro chairs. bürgerstraße 4 12 mojito’s fine cocktailbar they wrote the book of cocktail mixology in mojitos. top-quality ingredients and immense know- how of the art are all to the patron’s benefit. you might also find yourself winning a prize at a cocktail compe- tition. the ambience, service and style take their cue from the cuban lifestyle – light, relaxed and casual. hammer straße 29–31 www.mojitos.net 15 seifen horst this appealing pub with its atmos- pheric courtyard is full of antiquated charm. a down-to-earth place, cold beers, tasty coffee and little snacks such as fortuna rolls or cheese and serrano ham panini, pleasant service, a good mix of customers. go in, switch off! neusser straße 124 www.seifenhorst.de 17 café frida buntes, individuell gestaltetes café. die speisenauswahl bietet eine viel- zahl verschiedener traditionell zu- bereiteter tapasvariationen bis hin zum hausgemachten kuchen, der absolut bombastisch ist. bilker allee 4 www.tapasbar-frida.de seifenhorst
26 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt 22 miss moneypenny stylish bar at bilker s-bahn (light rail) station. kitted out in lilac, with interesting audio books playing in the toilet. recommended at any time of the day or night. there’s a generous choice for breakfast, a lunch-of-the-day menu, and in the evenings à la carte dining. brunnenstraße 2 a www.missmoneypenny- duesseldorf.de 20 florabar this is the prize bloom of flora park. it’s a cute daytime café with a menu made from exclusively organic ingredients. kronenstraße 65 at floragarten 21 homemade – we eat fine this lovingly furnished café sets store by the little things that make life more beautiful. cakes and cupcakes are created and freshly baked here every day. homemade serves food at lunchtime as well. bilker allee 209 www.homemade-we-eat-fine.com 3 h18 coffee & more amazingly quiet, green and hidden away in a courtyard. enter by the gateway, and you’ll find a truly special daytime café – a veritable oasis of tranquillity, far removed from the noise and bustle. you can enjoy freshly made, tasty food and delicious coffee creations on the pretty terrace. and, best of all – it feels like being at a friend’s house! herzogstraße 18 www.h18-cafe.de florabar
27 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt shops & more 8 null:zwo:elf null:zwo:elf is home to a design- oriented shop in unterbilk where the shelves are mainly filled with young designer and newcomer labels. there’s also a great selection of indi- vidual street styles, urban wear and laid-back accessories such as bags, toys, books and sunglasses. lorettostraße 4 www.nullzwoelfshop.de 11 romantiklabor every object in romantiklabor is an original handcrafted item. “archi- tecture & living” journal voted this shop one of the most beautiful in germany. lorettostraße 32 www.romantiklabor-shop.de 13 magasin.dawo the mainly female customers find trendy clothes and accessories here that accentuate their desire for indi- viduality and their courage to wear the unmistakable chic of “living clothing” between modernity and vintage. weiherstraße 1 www.magasin-dawo.de 19 anziehend attention bargain hunters! this place stocks the latest labels from abercrombie to juicy couture to hugo boss. selected almost-new items which look as if they’ve never been worn. it’s so chic that tv station vox filmed an episode of its “shop- ping queen” series here. wissmannstraße 25 www.anziehend-duesseldorf.de null:zwo:elf
28 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt 18 hood company trendsetters can buy a düssel dorf shirt created by local designers. there are several designer labels you can choose from to express your love of düsseldorf in public. hüttenstraße 156 www.hood-company.com 16 kleidsam a small but smart shop with a pretty, pink façade in an old building, this is a shopping paradise for female indi- vidualists. you’ll find everything here that’s available in berlin and other fashion metropolises – at affordable prices. this is a genuine alternative – far removed from high- street chains and the hectic bustle of the city centre. neusser straße 123 www.kleidsam.eu 9 secondhandshop le freak & chic this little boutique supplies fashion from any era from the 18th century – pinafores, bishops’ robes, whatever – to the contemporary era. also with kitsch objects, art and the grey area between, books, lps and furniture strictly for the individualist. hüttenstraße 57 kleidsam
30 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt plockstr. vö lk lin ge r st r. v ö lk li n g e r s tr . gladbacher str. bilker allee k a v a l l e r i n e u s s e r s tr . r h e i n k n i e b r ü c k e bilker allee hemmersbachweg in der laak k a p e ll w e g fährstr. s t u m p f k r e u z w e g g r ü n e w e g reic tho- mas- str. r k r o n p r palm enstr . kr on pr in ze ns tr. b e n z e n b e r g s t r . kirchfel düsselstr. neusser str. martinstr. v o l m e r s w e r t h e r s t r . volmerswerther str. vö lk lin ge r st r. dianastr. germaniastr. fährstr. auf´m g.- schulhoff- platz s t e r n w a r t s t r . m a r ti n s tr . fleher str. p l a n e t e n s t r . m e r k u r s t r . h e n r i e t t e n - s t r . michael- platz r o b e r t - l u t h e r s t r . n e u s s e r s t r . siegstr. g i l b a c h s t r . gladbacher str. h a m m e r s t r . stromstr. strom str. zollhof kaistr. am handelshafen speditionsstr. j u l o - l e v i n - u f e r franziusstr. holzstr. bremer str. erft- platz w u p p e r s t r . lippestr. wu ppe rstr . sieg- platz w.-tell-str. l o r e t t o s t r . m o s e l s t r . l a h n - w e g joh.- rau-pl. apollo- platz caritas- platz horion- platz j ü r g e n p l a t z k o n k o r d i a s t r . f r i e d e n - s t r . wis s- ma nns tr. k o n k o r d i a s t r . bürgerstr. weiherstr. sedan fürs leo- statz- platz friedens- plätzchen fürstenwall a h n e n w e g brückenstr. ernst-gnoß-str. haroldstr. car l s t o r fr ied e n s t r . bachstr. t e telbg. s u itbertusstr. burghofstr. völklinger straße cafés, bars and pubs 17 café frida 7 eigelstein 20 florabar 3 h18 coffee & more 21 homemade – we eat fine 22 miss moneypenny 12 mojito’s fine cocktailbar 10 mongo’s 2 pebble’s dox restaurant & bar 14 petit rouge café 15 seifen horst 4 the view 1 6 5 2 4 14 10 12 16 19 11 13 15 8 7 17
31 bilk, medienhafen & friedrichstadt kirchplatz herzogstr. herzogstr. me row ing ers tr. elisa beths tr. elisa beths tr. corne liusst r. hüttenstr. hüttenstr. h ü t t e n s t r . graf-adolf-str. fried richs tr. corne liusst r. oberbilker allee auf´m hennekam p i e s t r . haroldstr. m e cu m st r. o s t s t r . be rli ne r al le e breit e str. kase renst r. k a r l s t r . f r i e d r i c h s t r . bilker allee chsstr. ständehausstr. posts tr. süd- str. bastionstr. s.- klein- str. bilke r str. hohe str. grünstr. carl-theodor-str. bahnstr. h ü t t e n s t r . kö ni gs al le e luisenstr. husc h- berge r str. alexan- derstr. strese- mann- platz stresem annstr. b a h n s t r . m i n t r o p s t r . harkortstr. graf-adolf-str. konrad- adenauer platz mintrop- platz grupellostr. bismarckstr. c h a r l o t t e n s t r . reichsstr. r in z e n s t r . florastr. florastr. bachstr. bachstr. f lo r a s t r . kronenstr. ldstr. b in te r im s t r . burghofstr. ludwig- hammers- platz färberstr. less ingst r. r in g e ls w e id e volksgarte nstr. armi nstr. sonnenstr. siemensstr. industriestr. dreieckstr. querstr. ellerstr. w.-becker- allee anton- betz- s tr . feuerbachstr. gogrevestr. v la tt e n s tr . h e r e s b a c h s t r . e s m a r c h - s tr . gurlittstr. suitbertusstr. fruchtstr. bit twe g moritz- somme r-str. b u y s s tr . nstr. stenwall fürstenwall kirchfeldstr. r e i c h s - g a s s e luisenstr. h e l m h o l t z s t r . bunsenstr. ph.- reis-str. kepler- str. m o r s e s t r . jahnstr. jahnstr. talstr. talstr. halske- str. r e m - s c h e i d e r s t r . sc he ur en str . adersstr. adersstr. pioni erstr. fürsten- platz wa s s e r s t r . p o e n s g e n s t r . antoniusstr. karolingerstr. karolingerstr. b r a c h t str. b r u n n e n s t r . redinghovenstr. vulk a n s t r . sch w anenm a r k t graf-adolf- platz karolinger- platz düsseld volksga friedrich- stadt s bilk s platz düsseldorf- bilk nightlife 6 port seven 1 roncalli’s apollo varieté 5 rudas studios shops & more 19 anziehend 18 hood company 16 kleidsam 13 magasin.dawo 8 null:zwo:elf 11 romantiklabor 9 secondhandshop le freak & chic 3 20 21 9 18 22 2021
flingern 32 ackerstraße is where it’s at! a mile-long strip where the low cost of living attracts a buzz of creativity. a huge num- ber of independent shops, quirky cafés and ethnic restau- rants have sprung up in this former blue-collar district around ackerstraße. there are fashion designers, jewellery artisans, artists’ studios, photographers, galleries and a small theatre. and all of it in and around the same short stretch of street. if you stroll along here you’ll discover something from the cutting edge of fashion. well worth a visit! flingern
33 it’s becoming the cool place to live, go shopping or simply hang out and be part of the scene. tanzhaus nrw, the capitol concert hall and the zakk cultural centre are all just as much part of flingern as the fortuna düsseldorf football team. the squatters on kiefernstraße used to make the head- lines every day in the 80s. the legendary punk club ak 47 is still there, still holding high-octane gigs almost every night. even toten hosen (famous german punk band) started out small here.
34 flingern cafés, bars and pubs 1 zum goldenen fass a backwoods-style beer saloon where everybody who is anybody, and all the rest too, meet up for the hearty food, golden tankards of beer and cocktails. beware though – it attracts so many regulars it can get a bit noisy and crowded! set up as a sports bar inside, you can shoot a few games of pool, roll the rods at table football or follow the latest sports on the large flat-screen televisions. dorotheenstraße 13 a www.goldenes-fass-duesseldorf.de 3 nordmanns eisfabrik you can’t simply walk past this ice cream parlour in flingern – it al- ready has a cult following. once a petrol station, 50 types of ice cream are now made here, including some flavours that you would never even have guessed existed. colourants and artificial ingredients are strictly prohibited here. when you’re there, sample the “puristen-teller”. it has just two ingredients: fresh straw- berries and tonka bean ice cream. hermannstraße 22 a www.nordmanns-eisfabrik.de 5 edge bar are you looking for a cool sports bar that’s a big different? then check out the edge bar in flingern. a colourful mix of people come here to watch sports events together. it’s also the perfect place to watch the local foot- ball team fortuna. bruchstraße 36 www.edge-bar.de sammlung philara private exhibition centre for contemporary art. paintings, graphics, installations, video art and sculptures are on display in a large number of rooms and cabinets. www.philara.de foto: tonight.de/ronny hendrichs
35 flingern 10 café hüftgold this popular café offers its own home-made cakes. they say patience is a virtue. some cake lovers get to learn this at the weekend when the counter gets very busy. you can also take your cakes and coffee to the back room – more cosy yet more modern than the main floor space. ackerstraße 113 www.cafehueftgold.de 9 chrystall shopping, dining and aperitif even ings, cooking parties – all in a cool venue. high ceilings, walls covered with old carpets, and loft windows provide the impressive backdrop for fashion, lifestyle products, acces sories for the home, and vintage furniture. you can sit at the bar, from where you can look straight into the kitchen, and sample “holgers abend brot” (holger’s supper – fresh bread, cheese and cold cuts), for example. around two-thirds of the premises are taken up by the chrystall bar & kitchen – flingern’s answer to the bar apartement at fürstenplatz 5. flurstraße 74 www.chrystall.com 14 dr. thompson’s düsseldorf’s latest hotspot! the 600 sq m former power plant now houses a restaurant, bar and club. an open fireplace, a motley mix of furniture and live music all contrib- ute to the uniquely laid-back feel. the highlight here has to be the “floating” terrace. defin itely worth dropping by! erkrather straße 232 www.drthompsons.info 8 alte metzgerei the name means old butcher’s shop, and that’s just what it used to be. the choice from three well-thought- out lunch options changes daily. and if you’re not too hungry, you can order a half portion at half the price! what could be more logical than that... hoffeldstraße 48 www.altemetzgerei.de 12 café nikan here’s one for coffee lovers, es- presso chuggers, tea connoisseurs or cake fiends: café nikan is the perfect place if you want good coffee or tea and freshly baked cake. ackerstraße 75 www.cafe-nikan.de café hüftgold
36 flingern shops & more 2 lieblingsstücke a shop that’s designed inside with love and stocked with passion. just down a quiet side street. big labels and retro originals, but also things from h&m, it’s a woman’s world in this unique shop. the propri etor continues to surprise her customers with special events such as “flingern at night”. bruchstraße 1 www.lieblings-stuecke.de 7 damenwahl the name means women’s choice. it’s a neat little shop that has the look and feel of an art gallery inside, where each designer displays and sells their works – there are sure to be very individual creations here. some of the wares have been de- signed and created by one of the owners teamed up with a tailor. they have worked as a team for years, and all the products are sewn and coloured by hand. fair trade principles are followed here. the items are generally offbeat and with a strong sense of colour. ackerstraße 106 www.damenwahl-duesseldorf.de 11 elementarteilchen this is no wannabe gucci-for-less shop but rather an oscar-worthy style voyage from the pre-70s and back. one-off pieces, time travel- lers, designer darlings – you really will find everything here – and in a truly relaxed and cosy atmosphere. elementarteilchen is always worth a visit, even if you’re on a tight budget. ackerstraße 125 www.elementarteilchen- secondhand.de 6 moritz wenz studio the company and the moritz wenz studio store serve as a plat- form and interface between trad- itional manufacturing and modern entrepreneurialism. the philosophy: manufacturing in germany and collaboration with small companies and family businesses. items you’ll find here include fine spirits, men’s jewellery, leather goods, german pen knives, sausage products and stationery. ackerstraße 155 www.moritz-wenz.de 4 plup planet upcycling is a place for the extraordinary. products, design and ideas for creatives, design lovers and those saving the planet. the central theme of this business model is upcycling – turning old ob- jects that would otherwise end up in the bin into something more valuable. ackerstraße 168 b www.planet-upcycling.de elementarteilchen
flingern nightlife 17 stahlwerk stahlwerk (steelworks) is a venue housed inside the imposing former mannesmann residence. trashy 80s and bling-bling 90s parties and gigs that go way over the edge both musically and visually. also hosts nrw’s biggest gay party. in the associated “treibgut” beach club, open during the summer months, you can chill out under straw canopies from 17:00, enjoy a long cool one on ice and dip your toes in the boat-shaped pool. ronsdorfer straße 134 www.stahlwerk.de 18 club 134 this club on the upper level of stahlwerk, with exquisite acoustics and an innovative light system, is the central port of call for anybody looking for a club with character and naturally excellent parties. the light and video concept was de- signed by a video artist, while the “funktion one” sound machine has been perfectly coordinated with the premises. both eye-catching and a treat for the ears. electro, house and similar are on the programme on saturdays. ronsdorfer straße 134 www.club134.de 16 zakk zakk heralds itself as a “centre for action, culture and communication”. readings from fringe literary icons, gigs with local and international bands, the diverse programme can include anything from poetry to disco. if it’s too loud for you inside you can escape to the beer garden in the courtyard. fichtenstraße 40 www.zakk.de 15 ak47 your style is punk and rock? then ak 47 on kiefernstraße is where you want to be. top bands like green day and nirvana have played here. so get on down! kiefernstraße 23 www.ak47-dusseldorf.com 13 tanzhaus nrw e. v. tanzhaus is a cultural centre that is all about the art of dance, offering a comprehensive range of activities that is unique in germany to date. stage performances, professional dance training, dance research, production coordination and courses designed for a broad clientele all take place here, at erkrather straße 30. erkrather straße 30 www.tanzhaus-nrw.de foto: felix vollmer photography für rheinevent 37
38 flingern w e r d e n e r s t r . k r u p p s t r . k ö l n e r s t r . k ö l n e r s t r . k e t t w i g e r s t r . grafenberger allee am wehrhahn k ö l n e r s t r . ackerstr. birkenstr. birkenstr. w o rr in g e r s tr . erkrather s t r . erkrather str. d o r o t h e e n s t r . schirmerstr. tou lou ser all ee louis- pasteur- platz r e t h e ls t r . schuhm annstr. goethestr. r u h r t a l s t r . al be rts tr. m o s k a u e r s t r . w o r r i n g e r s t r . h a i f a s t r . velberter str. bogenstr. h ö h e n s t r . h .- h .- s ch m it z s tr . flügelstr. linienstr. l i n i e n s t r . siemensstr. van- douven- str. eisenstr. heinz- schm öle str. w . - b e c k e r - a l l e e bertha von suttner platz s ta h ls tr . sta hl- wer k- str. erik-nölting- str. l . e r h a r d - a l l e e eifeler str. ein- trachtstr. p i n i e n s t r . mon heim str. mindener str. ellerstr. ellerstr. josefstr. josef- platz. oberbilker markt str. v . - d . - w e r f f - s t r . k i r c h s t r . m indener str. f i c h t e n s t r . lindenstr. vinzenz- platz worringer platz behrenstr. l a n g e r s t r . k r a h e s t r . m e t t m a n n e r s t r . binnenstr. höherweg h u b b e l - r a t h e r s t r . platz der diakonie we tte rs tr. wülfrather str. hermann- platz ackerstr. n e a n d e r - s t r . dorotheen- platz cran pla d e g e r - s t r . d e g e r b e e t h o v e n s t r . h e r m a n n s tr . h u m b o ld ts tr . m e n d e l s s o h n s t r . linden lindenstr. a l b e r t s t r . gerresheimer str. s c h l ä g e ls t r. s o l i n g e r st r. a c h e n b a c h s tr . warschauer lindenstr. platanenstr. a n d e r i c k l a c k k i e f ernstr. s c h ü t ze n s t r . velberter str. bertha von bertha von bertha von bertha von suttner suttner platz k ö l n e r s t r . velberter str. oberbilker oberbilker oberbilker markt al be rts tr. m o s k a u e r s t r . velberter str. oberbilker markt / warschauer straße handelszentrum/ moskauer straße ellerstraße kettwiger straße grafenberger allee am wehrhahn cran wehrhahn s uhland- straße lindemann- straße schuhm annstr. düsseldorf hbf wehr- hahn s düsseldorf flingern 1 3 10 6 7 12 11 4 15 16 13
39 flingern erkrather str. flurstr. r o n s d o r f e r s t r . r o n s d o r f e r s t r . langenberger str. f ic h t e n s t r . f lu rs tr . flurstr. vennhauser str. flinger broich höherweg höherweg h o f f e l d s t r . hoff elds tr. b r u c h s t r . s c h w e lm e r s tr . e n g e rs tr . karl- wagner platz fortunastr. cranachstr. nach- atz linden- platz r s tr . nstr. lierenfelder erkrather str. ronsdorfer straße nach- f- 14 5 8 2 17 9 18 cafés, bars and pubs 8 alte metzgerei 10 café hüftgold 12 café nikan 9 chrystall 14 dr. thompson’s 5 edge bar 3 nordmanns eisfabrik 1 zum goldenen fass nightlife 15 ak47 17 club 134 18 stahlwerk 13 tanzhaus nrw e. v. 16 zakk shops & more 7 damenwahl 11 elementarteilchen 2 lieblingsstücke 6 moritz wenz studio 4 plup
derendorf & pempelfort 40 excuse me, are we in derendorf or in pempelfort? even long-time düsseldorfers get their geography confused here. but it doesn’t matter, both districts have a lot to offer. there are the many green islands, such as hofgarten, to begin with. then the friendly shopping strips, such as nordstraße, where you should always check out the back courtyards even if not clearly signposted front. small outlets and cafés can be nestled there, sometimes a little quieter but managed with love and pride. derendorf & pempelfort
41 people also come to this district for the restaurant and party scene. there’s a bermuda triangle of restaurants a gourmet could get lost in. begin a day in derendorf and pempelfort with breakfast in “ab der fisch” or “löffelbar”, have a bratwurst deluxe for lunch at “curry”, and in the evenings, guests dance on the tables to german pop hits at sennhütte. and in the long afternoon, check out the offbeat and unique local stores and see what small present you can bring home.
42 derendorf & pempelfort cafés, bars and pubs 11 löffelbar the chefs must have taken a peek inside the soup tureens of the whole world in this place. löffelbar has a fascinating range of international cuisine. you’d be very wrong to think it was only soup on offer! there are salads, tapas and home-made cake, but also a range of cocktails in the feel-good atmosphere here. late risers take note – breakfast is served until 16:00! tußmannstraße 3 www.loeffelbar.de 10 curry try the extrawurst sausage prepared by star chefs! the place has a mod- ern ambience with comfortable seating out front. get your gourmet currywurst (german sausage with curry sauce) and french fries. they also have an unusual range of home- made sauces like chilli-apricot or peanut satay. and if you pay a pre- mium you’ll experience the saying “the customer is king” and get your currywurst served in gold leaf! moltkestraße 115 www.curry-deutschland.de 6 carrot/cake it isn’t only vegans who love this café with its daily changing cakes, tortes, cupcakes and other tasty treats. it also serves fair trade coffee specialities and drinks such as “viva con agua”, “fritz-kola”, “fritz-limo” and “lemonaid”. at the weekends, carrot/cake is also open for breakfast. moltkestraße 75 www.carrotcake.de 3 da forno da forno is not a pizzeria. it has already been a gelateria since 1912 and brothers daniele and francesco now serve up their ice cream, that they make with love and tradition. there are no flavour enhancers in the ice cream – just home-roasted nuts, confectionery chocolate or chestnut purée from lombardy. a place that brings back memories of childhood. schwerinstraße 1 4 himmel & ähd all ages are welcome here. experi- ence unique rhineland hospitality at this incredibly cosy yet modern brewery restaurant. whether you’re sampling düsseldorf “füchschen” altbier or a crisp, freshly prepared knuckle of pork, try the rhineland cuisine indoors sitting around beer barrels, or out on the terrace – where you’re protected from the elements in winter and can enjoy the sun in summer. nordstraße 53 www.himmel-aehd.de carrot/cake
43 derendorf & pempelfort 14 sennhütte café, bar, alpine-influenced cuisine – and all in fresh and youthful sur- roundings. the location is absolute gold. sennhütte looks down over the tracks at zoo s-bahn (light rail) station. a short series of steps lead down from the bar to the terrace, where guests look down an em- bankment of potted shrubs at the passing trains just a few metres away. taking in the sun, having a beer and watching the trains pass by – it may sound like an anorak dream but somehow it’s totally cool! rethelstraße 96 9 ab der fisch it’s not just about fish, it’s also a per- fect place for breakfasts and hanging out. the “fisch” attracts diners from all over düsseldorf. they come for the pub atmosphere and the excel- lent, reasonably priced dishes. a special attraction is the huge terrace at the front. beer tastes twice as good outside when the sun shines. moltkestraße 124 www.abderfisch.de 7 suli’s cafe the former botschaft mitte café has now become suli’s café. it has remained faithful to this area’s tried and trusted mix: laid-back atmosphere, first- class breakfast, a daily changing selection of freshly made soups, salads, baguettes, tarte flambée, and home-made cakes. the wooden furnishings with their hint of shabby chic create a cosy living room feel. the pretty patio is also a very popular spot. tußmannstraße 5 www.suliscafe.de fortuna büdchen fortuna- büdchen there’s probably nowhere better to philosophise about fortuna while enjoying a beer and hotdog – or a pea soup in winter – than at tonhallen- ufer. it’s a must-do experience!
44 derendorf & pempelfort shops & more 4 rebel’s garage it all started with making t-shirts and skateboards in the bedroom at home. since then rebel rockers have opened their own shop, rebel’s garage, with self-designed t-shirts, sweaters, jackets, jeans and scarves, all based around the theme of skateboarding. you’ll find a big selection of longboards and accessories here. very reasonable prices and a dash of patriotism for düsseldorf in every product. gneisenaustraße 10 www.rebelrockers.com 12 little india directly imported from india by the owner, via his parents – so no middlemen – you’ll find exotic and vibrant indian fashion – just perfect for our city summers and winters. there are also incense sticks, jewel- lery, bags and many other little things that make life a bit more col- ourful. and at affordable prices, too! franklinstraße 24 2 feen & kobolde a shop lavished with love and attention. the name means “fairies and pixies” which kind of suggests you can expect something offbeat. separates for women, teens and kids. they stock a range of samples from well-known designer labels as well as selected second-hand items. nordstraße 80, in inner courtyard www.feenundkobolde.com feen & kobolde
45 derendorf & pempelfort 8 broke the store it was a truly cool idea to open a second-hand shop for street art and street wear. if you like street design, this is a fantastic place to browse. but don’t expect any bargains – the store knows the exact value of what it’s selling. if you are looking for unique, one-off pieces, or want to offload the results of your last shop- ping trip to new york – this is the place for you. tußmannstraße 5 www.brokebutrich.de 13 oxfam the sign on the door explains the concept: “you donate things you no longer need to us, and we sell them for charity.” there is a widely varied and unpredictable mix of items in this small but well-organised shop. you’ll find clothing, books, acces sories, household items, cds and toys here. the shop is painted white and everything is arranged on high, white shelves – and it doesn’t have that musty smell! incidentally, the band members of toten hosen have been lending their energetic support to oxfam for years. nordstraße 9 www.oxfam.de 1 el martin el martin’s products combine high quality with good taste and green production. el martin buys products fairly from selected suppliers – mainly small farmers or artisans. some of the items you’ll find include wild coffee, zotter chocolate and italian conserves, choice wines, tropical dried fruits, untreated nuts, exotic spices, and fair trade tea. the shop also stocks a selection of textiles such as t-shirts, blouses and dresses made of organic cotton. mauerstraße 9 www.elmartin.de broke the store
46 derendorf & pempelfort k a i s e r s t r . f i s c h e r s t r . venloer str. d u i s b u r g e r v a g e d e s s t r . p r i n z - g e o r g s t r . jülicher str. klever str. e u l e r s t r . gartenstr. rosenstr. f e l d s t r . mozartstr. t a u b e n s t r . n o r d s t r . alt- pempel c o u - v e n s t r . ad.-v.- vagedes- platz arnoldstr. scheibenstr. k a i s e r s w e r t h e r s t r . b l ü c h e r s t r . s ch ä fe r- st r. ludwi wolker sc stock parkstr. n e t t e l b e c k - r o c k u s s t r . n o r d s t r . g n e i s e naustr. marschallst r . kapellstr. s c h a r n h o r s t s t r . m o l k e s t r . c o ll e n b a c h m a u e r s t r . seydlitzstr. zietenstr. pfalzstr. kolpingplatz m ü n s t e r s t r . s c h w e r i n s t r . w i n k e lf e ld e r s tr . sternstr. f i s c h e r s t r . f i s c h e r s t r . f i s c h e r s t r . f i s c h e r s t r . nordstraße victoriaplatz/ klever straße 2 1 3 5 13 4 cafés, bars and pubs 9 ab der fisch 6 carrot/cake 10 curry 3 da forno 4 himmel & ähd 11 löffelbar 14 sennhütte 7 suli’s cafe
47 derendorf & pempelfort lfort adlerstr. beuthstr. s c h in k e ls tr . a r n d t - s t r . düsselthaler str. ig- str. bagelstr. s c h i r m e r s t r . m ar c- ch ag al l st r. tou lous er alle e louis-pasteur- platz schuhm annstr. uh la nd st r. goethes re the lst r. cam phausen- str. bened.- chmittmann str. franklinstr. franklinstr. h e r d e r s t r . schillerstr. hum boldtstr. r e t h e l s t r . m ü l h e i m e r s t r . achenbachstr. w e s e l e r s t r . ah nfe lds tr. boltensternstr. g e n g e r - s t r . d ü s s e l - k ä m p c h e n der end orfe r str. kkampstr. liebigstr. moltkestr. augustastr. tu ßm an ns tr. jordanstr. lennéstr. s c h lo ß s tr . b a g e l s t r . s t ü c k e r - s t r . s p e l d o r f e r s t r . k ü h lwetterstr. a n n a s t r . carl- mosterts- platz rochus- markt t o u l o u s e r a l l e e schuhm annstr. uh la nd st r. hum boldtstr. hum boldtstr. hum boldtstr. hum boldtstr. achenbachstr. schillerplatz düsseldorf- zoo 10 6 11 7 8 9 14 12 shops & more 1 el martin 8 broke the store 2 feen & kobolde 12 little india 13 oxfam 5 rebel’s garage
oberkassel 48 nose in the air and off to ober kassel. this düsseldorf district left of the rhine is home to those more toward the “have” end of the scale. a walk through the beautiful streets of oberkassel is well worth the time. gaze and be amazed at the impressive façades from the early years of the city. the real estate prices around here are the highest per square metre in germany. the spacious rheinwiesen park is perfect for oberkassel biggest fun fair on the rhine the fun fair at the rheinwiesen in oberkassel is on the agenda every year in july. one of the main highlights is the big fireworks display on friday evening. www.visitduesseldorf.de/ fun-fair
49 sports. in summer the park is dot- ted with picnic decks and the bar- becues are sizzling. people like to hang out here and enjoy the view of the düsseldorf skyline. but in july each year the picnickers have to move further up the rhine to find a quiet green spot. the biggest fun fair on the rhine takes place here during this month.
50 oberkassel cafés, bars and pubs 1 château rikx this former petrol station changes like a chameleon. on weekdays there’s tasty food at a reasonable price. and at the weekend there are parties. it’s a garage-style pub/club with a cult image. the clientele is however very mixed, the old mingle with the young. belsenplatz 2 a www.chateau-rikx.de 7 sassafras students and school goers are par- ticularly welcome here. the staff can tune in to the teen mind and conjure up just it wants, whether it’s pancakes or something seasonal. sassafras is well known for its an- nual carnival week parties on “old maids thursday” and “carnival sun- day” (held in the week before lent, the exact date varies from year to year) and a “hypocrite” party held on 23 december. this bar is the definitive place to be on that night. düsseldorfer straße 90 www.sassafras-duesseldorf.de 6 kaffeeschmiede if the coffee here doesn’t have love filtered through it, then it doesn’t anywhere. even if you’ve never con- sidered yourself a coffee gourmet, you’ll taste and see the difference here. cappuccinos are crafted with perfect foamed milk and exquisitely patterned on top. belsenstraße 11 www.kaffeeschmiede.de 4 schiff ahoi oberkassel would be a lot less hip without its “schiff ahoi”. but you have to have some patience in sum- mer to get a seat out on the sunny terrace. the bar is designed with low-key, modern looks and a com- fortable wash of natural light. sonderburgstraße 27 www.schiffahoi.info 2 muggel what would oberkassel do without muggel? hi-tech mums meet up here for their latte macchiatos, local business people enjoy a drink after- hours or young cliques gather for breakfast. in short – the smart set of düsseldorf gather here, those who want to see and be seen. it may be a surprise to find that muggel also has an art house cinema tucked away in the basement. dominikanerstraße 4 8 confetti’s café- restaurant a popular spot for many years with a nice, pleasant clientele. the wait- ers are friendly, always on hand, and they’re happy to deal with special requests. düsseldorfer straße 2 www.confettis-restaurant.de 3 richie’n rose burger the spirit of the restaurant: the burger creations are made with a great love of the product. richie’n rose stands for creative combin- ations, best-quality meat minced daily in-house, crunchy salads, tasty sauces and homemade dressings and spice mixes. belsenplatz 3 www.richienrose.de
51 oberkassel 5 mae’s want to wear the clothes celeb rities have worn? celebrities come here to drop off their only-worn-once fash- ions, maybe straight from the red carpet. you can get genuine bar- gains here. labels the stars and starlets wear: gucci, prada, dior and whatever the latest is, at around a third of the price. in one corner, especially for the younger fashionis- tas, there are high-fashion items from just €10.00! cheruskerstraße 56 www.maes-mode.de shops & more cafés, bars and pubs 1 château rikx 8 confetti’s café-restaurant 6 kaffeeschmiede 2 muggel 3 richie’n rose burger 7 sassafras 4 schiff ahoi shops & more 5 mae’s jugendherberge r h e i n festwiese a r n u l f s t r . luegallee luegallee oberkassler brücke r h e i n k n i e b r ü c k e s c h o r l e m e r s t r s c h o r le m e r s t r s ch or le m er st r walkürenstr. p e t e r - r o o s - s t r . lewitstr. b e im d o r f a l t - n i e d e r k a s s e l kanalstr. a m d e ic h habsbur- gerstr. askanierstr. k a i s e r - f r i e d r i c h - r i n g l e o s tr . l e o s t r . leostr. hohen- staufenstr. pastor- zentis-weg n ie d e r k a s s e le r s t r . johannsenstr. m ö n c h e n w e rt h e r s tr . sigma- ringenstr. j o a c h im s tr . jo ac him str . ob er ka ss el er st r. o b e r k a s s e l e r s t r . feld- mühle- platz san-remo-str. burggraf enstr. k a i s e r - w i l h e l m - r i n g b r e n d ’ a m o u r s t r . brend’am ourstr. m a r k g r a f e n s t r . c im b e rn s tr . t e u t o n e n s t r . salier- platz achilles- str. salierstr. salierstr. rheinallee rheinallee rheinallee a m h e i l i g e n - h ä u s c h e n v o s s e n l in k s wodan str. düsseldorfer str. düsseldorfer str. barmer str. glücks- burger str. stef fens tr. wildenbruchstr. wildenbruchstr. d o m in ik a n e r s t r . sonderburgstr. cheruskerstr. cheruskerstr. d r a k e s tr . dr ake str . drake- platz friesenstr. a d al b e rt st r. dechant- könig- weg schanzenstr. greifweg h a n s a a ll e e l a n k e r s tr . m e r c a t o r str. q u ir in s t r . quirinstr. barbarossa- platz kirchweg bardeleben- str. k y f f h ä u s e r s t r . comeniusstr. hartwich- str. perter- steinhau- er- weg luegallee luegallee oberkassler brücke luegallee luegallee h a n s a a ll e e luegplatz barbarossaplatz belsenplatz 5 1 2 7 8 6 4 3
markets 52 markets the fish market for many native düsseldorfers, the tonhallenufer fish market, held about eight times a year, is some- thing of an institution. don’t worry about the fish part – this is a gen eral mixed market. mouth-watering fresh food, chilled drinks, handi- crafts, all spiced with the shouts of famous market criers such as “aal- dieter”, and “käse-klaus”. generally on a sunday in the months of april through to november, from 11:00–18:00 rheinterrassen, tonhallenufer www.rheinlust.de carlsplatz (weekly market) this former farmers’ market is today a paradise for gourmets and connoisseurs. the market at carls platz goes on all year round. mon.–fri. 8:00–18:00 sat. 8:00–16:00 carlsplatz www.carlsplatz.de places to be carlstadt when you get there you’ll find carlstadt is the quarter where art lovers and art dealers ply their trades. there are a large number of exclusive antique shops and jewellery shops, galleries and arts traders in this historic quarter. bücherbummel auf der kö aachener platz
53 messeparkplatz p1 rummage, haggle, shake hands, add to your collection, buy, sell and earn a few bob... that’s what it’s all about at this flea market held on the trade fair car park in north düssel- dorf. spread across a huge area of 60,000 sq m simply everything is for sale somewhere. so, whoever looks hard enough, will find. date varies, though mainly held on sundays. times: 11:00–18:00 messeparkplatz p1 www.goo.gl/brnnn5 book browsing along the kö book lovers can encounter the whole process of literature at this all-year-round book fair – from printing, reading, recitations, launches to lyrics. every year more than 400,000 visitors from all over germany come to the state capital and its famous boulevard, to browse, listen to readings and meet up with favourite authors. held annually on a weekend in june, thursday–sunday königsallee www.buecherbummel- auf-der-koe.de radschläger market this is düsseldorf’s oldest flea market. it has a crazy mixture of antiques and 80s trinkets. there’s only one kind of thing you won’t find at this market – brand new items! held irregularly, about once a month großmarkt, ulmenstraße 275 www.goo.gl/yfv1eo aachener platz the flea market at aachener platz has been a day’s outing for all for the past 36 years. you can rummage through kitsch and real antiques in- side the marquee, while the stalls outside have new items, too. the mood is set by the swinging beat of a jazz band playing in a café inside the marquee. every saturday 6:00–16:00 aachener platz www.troedelmarkt-aachenerplatz.de places to be boui boui bilk boui boui bilk is a platform for art and culture. exhibitions and events in the areas of design, art, fashion, culture and education are all at home here. check out the nachtkonsum / nachtflohmarkt night-time events. once a month on saturdays. suitbertusstraße 149 www.boui-boui-bilk.de
chilling out 54 chilling out the mighty rhine! the steps down to the rhine at burgplatz is a favourite meeting place in the evenings. buskers and street performers, some brilliant, some less talented, keep the crowd entertained. and some people bring their own music with them. there is a constant holiday atmosphere and the light projected along the steps is the perfect mood-setter. the pano- ramic view to the ober kassel quar- ter is legendary, and watching the sun go down over the rhine is also unforgettable. if you prefer sunrises, you’re very welcome! it’ll be quieter. the rhine embankment promenade has several cosy cafés and bars to stop off at, sip a macchiato or a cool altbier, and watch the busy boats and barges on the rhine. so to enjoy the sun, read, have a drink or hang out with friends you don’t have to go to a park, you can do it all here. the living bridge at medienhafen is another, less clut- tered, place to lift your spirits. the biggest fun fair on the rhine is held on oberkasseler rhein wiesen every summer. you can make your own fun here and set up a barbecue evening with your friends. north of the popular medienhafen stretches a true oasis of calm – rheinstrand (aka paradiesstrand). this beach has a magnificent view to the architecture of medienhafen. it’s part of a protected nature re serve, and so is strictly for relaxati- on and quiet enjoyment. the beach is most easily reached on foot. go along the rhine at the back of the parliament building (landtag), past the river police, over the footbridge and you’re there. places to be living bridge
55 a walk through the park a pure drop of nature – to get close to nature in düsseldorf you don’t have to go way out beyond the suburbs. a beautiful green space is wait- ing there right be tween the opera house, the theatre and jägerhof castle. nordpark in stockum is another oasis of greenery. part of the park is landscaped as a japanese garden and well worth a wan- der through. rheinpark is about the size of 25 football pitches. that’s a lot of green space to or- ganise your own football game, have a jog or just relax closer to nature. before the second world war zoopark – as the name suggests – was actually a zoo. today it is a very beautiful park. zoopark plays something of the same role cen- tral park does in new york. set between busy city streets, also with a large lake in the centre, calm meadows of green and jog- gers in every direction. there are also hidden corners with small bars for a beer or coffee. www.duesseldorf.de/stadtgruen/park places to be forgot your bottle opener? you’ll find just what you need for chilling on the wiesen (lawns) at our tourist information offices. rheinufer
56 treibgut at stahlwerk treibgut is another beach club that tries to bring the sand to the city. there’s a spacious 1,000 sq m of sandy beach, a range of culinary pleasures and lots more. so pack your sun cream and shades and head off to treibgut. open from may to september in sunny weather. ronsdorfer straße 134 www.treibgut-duesseldorf.de unterbacher see what could be better on a hot summer’s day than to splash into cool water, feel the wind in your face as you surf, and then relax and watch the sun go down over the wa- ter. unterbacher lake offers all that and a lot more. mini golf, special sites for your barbecue, beach volleyball nets, a climbing park, a nudist beach, beach football, canoes, pedal boats. unterbacher lake and recre ation zone is in the south-east of düsseldorf. kleiner torfbruch 31 www.unterbachersee.com strandbad lörick strandbad lörick is an urban oasis – the perfect place to enjoy relaxing in summer. it has plenty of options for switching off, charging up or simply drifting. sports fans can get all the action they need in the 50 m pool or on the beach volleyball court. or you can just chill on the beautiful white, sandy beach. niederkasseler deich 285 www.baeder-duesseldorf.de places to be sun deck at strandbad forget the stress of daily life and enjoy a taste of the caribbean in düsseldorf, with a mix of lounge, soul and vocal house. www.sonnendeck- loerick.de foto: felix vollmer photography für rheinevent strandbad lörick
open-air cinemas 57 vier linden open air july/august in the inner courtyard of akki house, in the middle of südpark, you’ll find the pretty “vier linden” open-air cin- ema. easy to reach but away from the crowds, it’s the perfect place to meet before a walk, or for an excursion or barbecue. guests are invited to bring their own picnic, barbecue meats or dinner. you can buy drinks there. fridays and saturdays siegburger straße 25 www.vierlinden-openair.de commerz real cinema july/august summer and cinema don’t go to- gether? of course they do! check out this outdoor cinema. the lat est films and classics are shown here on a 400 sq m hydraulic screen in july and august. the surprise night is the high point every year. be sure to book in time – tickets sell like hot cakes! rheinpark www.commerzrealcinema.de flingernlichtspiele august filmwerkstatt düsseldorf’s artistic open-air cinema: eight film nights on august weekends. screenings start daily at around 22:00 in the courtyard of filmwerk- statt. before the main film, a selec- tion of shorts by düsseldorf and nrw film-makers is screened every evening. if the weather is bad, the programme is screened at the in- house filmwerkstatt cinema. birkenstraße 47 www.filmwerkstatt-duesseldorf.de open-air cinemas places to be openairport cinema july summer, sun, cinema. and in the open air as well. this “exclusive expairience” has become a real draw for düsseldorf airport in recent years. while flight operations continue undisturbed on the apron, you can enjoy a movie on the visitor terrace in an extraordinary setting. terminal ring, düsseldorf airport commerz real cinema
festivals, performances & events 58 festivals, performances & events boot – international boat exhibition january you might think a boat exhibition is only for the financially well-heeled visitor. not at all. here it’s all about water sports! from traditional sports such as yachting and fishing to newer trends like kite surfing or wakeboarding, there’s something for everyone. the trade fair grounds open their gates for the boat exhib ition every year in january. trade fair düsseldorf www.boot.de düsseldorfer nacht der museen april/may this is an opportunity to experience museums in a rather unusual way, late at night. there are a lot of side activities, too, such as live music, performances, and arts and culture of all kinds. various locations www.nacht-der-museen.de kunstakademie-rundgang february at the end of the winter semester students at the academy of art put on an exhibition of their work every year. a great place to soak up the special atmosphere around the art- ists of the future. düsseldorfer kunstakademie www.kunstakademie-duesseldorf.de carnival february/march five days and nights of pure party. often called “the fifth season” this is when all kinds of madness break out. innumerable costumed jesters cram the streets of the city centre. on “old maids thursday” women are the main jesters, and the magic lasts until ash wednesday. men you think you know suddenly become drag queens along the kö and then there’s the huge carnival monday parade. join in the fun by greeting strangers with the traditional “helau” carnival cheer! various locations www.comitee-duesseldorfer- carneval.de photo: messe düsseldorf places to be
59 metro group marathon düsseldorf april/may a marathon is the epitome of athletic dedication. participants run for 42.195 km until the soles of their feet are burning. to take part, all you have to do is register. but to be a spectator and cheer on the ex- hausted runners is also lots of fun. the marathon begins and ends on the rhine embankment promenade. www.metrogroup-marathon.de japan day düsseldorf/nrw may every year the japan ese community celebrates an eventful japan day. there’s sushi, sumo and samurais. original japanese fireworks, too. but this day is also an opportunity for thousands of manga, anime and cosplay fans to dress up in the cos- tume of their comic idols. rhine embankment promenade www.japantag-duesseldorf-nrw.de kunstpunkte – art points two weekends in summer get a peek inside the usually hidden world of an artist’s studio and see for yourself how art is created. this is sure to be a very special experience of the arts – 300 points of art is what the festival promises! various locations www.kunstpunkte.de jazz rally may/june europe’s greatest jazz festival gets into swing in düsseldorf. world- renowned jazz stars gather to play their stuff. there may be also head- line acts that are not necessarily jazz. for example in past years “gentleman” and “roger cicero” have featured. the musicians play at various locations around the city and even at the airport. various locations www.duesseldorfer-jazzrally.de places to be photo: norbert wilhelmi
63 places to be altstadt (old town), marktstraße/corner rheinstraße mon.–sun. 10:00–18:00 at central station, immermannstraße 65 b mon.–fri. 9:30–19:00, sat. 9:30–17:00 tourist information offices the shop for düsseldorf fans pocket umbrella “city map” €19.90 miniature rhine tower €11.90 gym bag “skyline” €12.50
inner city map 64 sights/architecture bergischer löwe 58 carlsplatz 47 carsch-haus 34 dreischeibenhaus 14 eko-haus der d japanischen kultur e. v. see surrounding area map heinrich-heine-geburtshaus 31 heinrich-heine-monument 60 jan-wellem-denkmal 28 jröner jong 11 kaiserswerth, kaiserpfalz a see surrounding area map königsallee 50 kö-bogen/libeskind-bauten 24 kunstakademie düsseldorf 5 landtag nordrhein-westfalen 61 medienhafen/gehry-bauten 65 radschlägerbrunnen 17 rathaus 28 ratinger tor 7 rheinturm 63 rheinuferpromenade/pegeluhr 39 schneider-wibbel-gasse 29 stadterhebungsmonument 17 stadtmodell rathaus 27 stadttor 67 tritonenbrunnen 35 wilhelm-marx-haus 38 museums akademie-galerie – 25 die neue sammlung aquazoo – löbbecke museum c (closed until spring 2017) see surrounding area map düsseldorfer senfladen 41 und museum f. g. conzen – altes haus 49 filmmuseum 40 goethe-museum/ 6 schloss jägerhof sammlung ernst schneider haus des karnevals 33 heinrich-heine-institut 55 hetjens-museum/ 43 deutsches keramikmuseum julia stoschek collection e see surrounding area map kai 10 | arthena foundation 68 kit – kunst im tunnel 57 kunsthalle düsseldorf/ 20 kunstverein für die rheinlande und westfalen kunstsammlung nordrhein- 13 westfalen, k20 grabbeplatz kunstsammlung nordrhein- 66 westfalen, k21 ständehaus mahn- und gedenkstätte 18 museum kunstpalast/ 1 glasmuseum hentrich nrw-forum düsseldorf 2 sammlung philara f see surrounding area map schifffahrt-museum 16 im schlossturm stiftung schloss und g park benrath see surrounding area map stadtmuseum landeshauptstadt 53 düsseldorf theatermuseum 9 dumont-lindemann-archiv inner city map places to be
theatres/stages capitol theater 45 deutsche oper am rhein 21 düsseldorfer 54 marionetten-theater düsseldorfer schauspielhaus 15 (closed until march 2018) düsseldorfer schauspielhaus 52 “central” forum freies theater-juta 44 forum freies theater- 64 kammerspiele junges schauspielhaus b see surrounding area map kom(m)ödchen 23 komödie düsseldorf 51 roncalli’s apollo varieté 59 savoy theater 62 tanzhaus nrw 46 theater an der kö 32 theater an der luegallee 3 tonhalle düsseldorf 4 churches basilika st. lambertus 12 bergerkirche 37 johanneskirche 42 kreuzherrenkirche 10 neanderkirche 26 st. andreas 19 st. maximilian 48 brewery-inns brauerei schumacher 56 im füchschen 8 kürzer 22 uerige 36 zum schlüssel 30 shopping districts/streets altstadt (old town) carlstadt friedrichstraße immermannstraße/ japanisches viertel königsallee schadowstraße/am wehrhahn nordstraße luegallee icons tourist information office city tour excursion boats tactile city map pedestrian area department store shopping mall car park multi-storey car park underground car park parking for tour buses long-distance bus terminal underground station urban railway central station airport fair grounds düsseldorf police public convenience for disabled people places to be free internet access within the city area. networks: “freifunk”, “bluespot”, “unitymedia public wifispot” our tip
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