North landscape park Duisburg - Andreas Poznanski -
Andreas Poznanski -

Programme of events

European meeting Duisburg from 25th of Mai to 1st of June 2025

In addition to the traditional welcome evenings on Sunday and Thursday as well as the ball evening on Saturday, we have put together an extensive and varied sightseeing and action programme for you. On Thursday, there will be a family day in the countryside with an all-day program. On Friday, we will travel by bus along the Route of Industrial Heritage and offer you several different exploration tours.



Planned programme

The following programme items are currently planned (changes are of course still possible):

Port of Duisburg (largest inland port in the world)
North landscape park Duisburg (natural and cultural landscape)
Downtown Duisburg - Old Town monuments from the 10th-16th centuries

Coal, iron and steel
Steel production plant
Former ironworks with blast furnace
Mining Museum
Former coal mine Zeche Zollverein (UNESCO World heritage)

Art, architecture and culture
Küppersmühle museum (Exhibitions of art)
Landmark Tiger & Turtle (Magic Mountain)
Gasometer, city of Oberhausen (Exhibitions)
Margarethenhöhe, city of Essen (Working-class district and Garden city)
Villa Hügel, city of Essen (Industrial culture and history)

Nature and animals
Botanical Garden
The Six lake district
Duisburg zoological garden

Leisure, sports and food
Leisure and sports facility Töppersee
Bike tour
Brewery (Pilsener beer)
Sports centre Wedau




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