"Emscher Perlen" (Pearls along the river Emscher)

Thanks to painstaking renaturation, the Emscher is now once again a showpiece of nature in Essen. Along its banks, there is a lot to experience, from Frintrop to Schonnebeck, you can explore a number of highlights, including Borbeck Castle and the Zollverein UNESCO World Heritage Site. With the help of the digital tour guide system "Emscherperlen", everyone can discover the north of Essen on their own by scanning a code on their smartphone.


Because of the current situation, we cannot always guarantee that everything will take place or is open, as stated here. Please also inform yourself at the respective institution or the organizer about the current special features.
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