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Besuch Dortmund, Germany
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added on 3rd of July, 2009

Wo liegt Dortmund?

Dortmund (Niederdeutsch:Düörpm) liegt im Westen Deutschlands und ist eine Großstadt. Sie ist das Wirtschafts- und Handelszentrum Westfalens. Dortmund war früher eine wichtige Handels- und Reichsstadt. In der Nähe liegen die Städte Recklinghausen, Castrop-Rauxel, Waltrop, Unna, Lünen,Kamen, Holzwickende, Schwerte, Hagen, Ennepe-Ruhr, Herdecke, Witten und Bochum. Die Jahresdurchschnittstemperatur berägt 9-10 Grad Celsius.

Kultur und Sehenswürdigkeiten

1904 wurde das Dortmunder Theater gegründet. Dort werden zum Beispiel Oper, Ballett oder Schauspiel angeboten. Es gibt noch weitere Theater, wie zum Beispiel: das Kinder- und Jugendtheater, das Ensemble Fletch Bizzel Theater, das 1979 gegründet wurde, das Theater in Depot und das Nostalgische Puppentheater. Dann gibt es noch Burgen, wie die Naturbühne Hohensyburg und die Hohensyburg. Es gibt ein Konzerthaus in Dortmund und die Dortmundder Phillharmoniker. Der Dortmunder Oratorienchor wurde 1899 als „Lehrer-Gesangverein Dortmund“ gegründet. Es gibt den Dortmunder Kammerchor und die Chorakademie am Konzerthaus Dortmund, eine der größten Singschulen. Viele Museen in Dortmund gibt es auch wie das Museum am Ostwall oder das Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte. Es gibt dann noch den Dortmunder Zoo.

Bauwerke und Plätze

Als Schöne Bauwerke gelten: das alte Stadthaus, die Krügerpassage, der RWE Tower, das IWO Hochhaus, die Sparkassen-Hochschule, daas alte Hafenamnt, die Spielbank Hohensyburg, Zeche Hansemann in Mengede, die Stadt- und Landesbibliothek Dortmund und das Dortmunder U. Als Plätze gibt es den alten Markt, das alte Rathaus, den Hansaplatz, den Friedensplatz, die Berswoldthalle, den Willy- Brandt- Platz, den Reinoldikirchplatz, den Platz von Leeds, den Steinplatz, den Borsingplatz und den Fredenbaumplatz. Es gibt viele Parks und Grünflächen oder Seen...

Burgen und Schlösser und regelmäßige Veranstaltungen

Es gibt die Hohensyburg, Vincketurm, die Hörderburg neben dem Phoenix See, das Wasserschloss Haus Dellwig, das Wasserschloss Haus Rodenberg, das Wasserschloss Haus Bodenschwingh, das Schloss Brünninghausen, der Adlerturm und den Steinernen Turm. Diese ganzen Schlösser oder Burgen sind sehr groß und schön. Es gibt ein 6 Tage Rennen, ein Microfestival, einen Geierabend und einen Mayday.

 

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Dortmund is a city located in the western part of Germany with a port on the Ems Canal.  This city has a population of 587,830 as of June 20th of 2005 and is an industrial center for the Ruhr district.  Dortmund is also the biggest city in the region, the 7th biggest in the country, and 34th biggest in the European Union. Since the first time that Dortmund was mentioned, it flourished as a Hanseatic League member from the 1200s, later declining in the 1600s.  Then following about the mid-1800s the city began to grow into an industrial center.  During World War II the city was damaged badly, but it has been rebuilt since, restoring may... Read more »

 
 
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