Stadtmitte is a walkable, business-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. The neighborhood has many charming qualities, its college atmosphere among the more noteworthy. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the parks, while others visit for the local theater. Stadtmitte is a great home base for exploring the greater Duesseldorf area, especially with so many hotels to choose from.
Sightseeing around Stadtmitte
The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. K21 Staendehaus, Kunsthalle Duesseldorf, and German Ceramic Museum feature a variety of exhibits. You can check out the local talent at Forum Freies Theater, Theater an der Ko, and Dusseldorfer Schauspielhaus. Learn about the local history at Castle Mickeln, Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth, and Castle Linn. Wilhelm Marx House, Marktplatz, and Rhine Promenade are some local landmarks. Create some family memories at Tiger and Turtle - Magic Mountain, Krefeld Zoo, and Wuppertal Zoo.
Football is the sport of choice here. An enjoyable day at the park is awaiting you at Hofgarten, Rheinwiesen, or Freizeitpark Ulenbergstrasse. For retail therapy, consider Stilwerk Duesseldorf, Wochenmarkt Carlsplatz, and Rathaus Galerie, and seek out the perfect souvenir. A visit to Duesseldorf-Hafen, Harbor Bridge, or Esprit Arena won't disappoint either.
A few of the area's most popular attractions are Rhine Tower, Museum Kunstpalast, and Neuer Zollhof. You can also visit Heinrich-Heine-Institut, German Opera at River Rhein, and Duesseldorf Opera House.
Getting around Stadtmitte
If you want to get around the city, Ostrasse U-Bahn is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Steinstrasse-Konigsallee U-Bahn and Heinrich-Heine-Allee U-Bahn. To see the sights outside of town, hop aboard a train. Duesseldorf Central Station is the closet train station, but Duesseldorf Volksgarten S-Bahn and Duesseldorf Wehrhahn S-Bahn are also nearby. Learn about your options for water transportation at the marina.
At 4.1 miles (6.6 km), Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) is the closest major airport to Stadtmitte. You can also fly in and out of Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn), which is located 27.3 miles (43.9 km) away.