Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Duisburg, Germany

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Number of sights 8 sights
Distance 2.8 km
Ascend 37 m
Descend 34 m

Explore Duisburg in Germany with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Duisburg

Sight 1: Kultur- und Stadthistorisches Museum Duisburg

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The cultural and city historical museum is an urban museum in the old town of the North Rhine-Westphalian city of Duisburg. It was created in 1902, and his collection was initially exhibited in the town hall of the city. After several moves, it is now housed in the redesigned buildings of a grain mill in the Duisburg inner port together with the neighboring city archive.

Wikipedia: Kultur- und Stadthistorisches Museum Duisburg (DE), Website

115 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 2: Karmelkirche

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The Roman Catholic Carmelite Church in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia) is a former Carmelite nuns religious church, which was built after the Second World War on the foundations of the former Minorite Church.

Wikipedia: Karmelkirche (Duisburg) (DE)

189 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 3: Salvatorkirche

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The Salvatorkirche is the old city church in Duisburg and is one of the places of worship of the Evangelical Parish of Alt-Duisburg, which belongs to the Duisburg church district of the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland. It was built on the site of an older Palatinate church in the 14th century on Duisburg's Burgplatz. Together with the Willibrordi Cathedral in Wesel, the church is one of the most important late Gothic church buildings on the right bank of the Lower Rhine.

Wikipedia: Salvatorkirche (Duisburg) (DE), Website, Website

742 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 4: Liebfrauenkirche

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The Church of Our Lady on König-Heinrich-Platz is the former parish church of the Catholic parish of Liebfrauen in Duisburg-Mitte. It was consecrated in 1961 and profaned in 2010. Since 2005, the building has been a listed building, and since 2013 it has been the independent "Kulturkirche Liebfrauen". The sponsor is the non-profit foundation Brennender Dornbusch.

Wikipedia: Liebfrauenkirche (Duisburg-Mitte) (DE)

192 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 5: Deutsche Oper am Rhein /Kulturbetriebe Stadt Duisburg

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The Deutsche Oper am Rhein is an opera company based in Düsseldorf and Duisburg. The opera also has an associated classical ballet company. Axel Kober has been its Music Director since 2009. The resident orchestra, the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker, play both opera and symphonic repertoire.

Wikipedia: Deutsche Oper am Rhein (EN), Website

81 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 6: Stadttheater / Duisburger Philharmoniker

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The Duisburg Philharmonic Orchestra is a German orchestra based in Duisburg. The orchestra was founded in 1877.

Wikipedia: Duisburg Philharmonic (EN)

899 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 7: Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum

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The Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum - Center for International Sculpture is a museum in Duisburg, Germany.

Wikipedia: Lehmbruck Museum (EN), Website

558 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 8: St. Joseph-Kirche

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The Roman Catholic parish church of St. Joseph is a listed sacral building in the Dellviertel, a right bank of the Rhine of Duisburg in the Mitte district, and belongs to the diocese of Essen.

Wikipedia: St. Joseph (Duisburg-Dellviertel) (DE)

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