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Essen Map, Germany

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Essen Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Essen with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Essen useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Essen!

Essen History

Many changes happened in the political system of Essen, such as the Protestant Reformation in 1563, the take over of Prussia in 1802, and the abolishment of the abbey in 1803. The Thirty Years’ War (1618 - 1648) and Seven Years’ War (1756 – 1753) proved to be devastating for the city. The early 19th century marked Essen’s entry into the Industrial age, becoming a leading steel and coal manufacturer. read more

Essen Sightseeing

Villa Hügel. This classical chateau-type residence was built in 1873. The 269-room mansion surrounded by 75 hectares of forest and park landscape was once home to the Krupp family. Today, it is used mainly to host lofty art exhibitions and concerts, making the Villa a superlative cultural center of world standards. read more

Essen Nightlife

 Essen's list of bars and clubs is just endless and if you decide to bar hop to at least three bars in one night you'd probably feel like you've been around the world and beyond. However if you opt to have a more subtle evening of entertainment watching the latest movies or musical performances you can head to the theaters. The city has several cinemas from which you could choose from such as the Astra Luna Theater,... read more

Essen Travel Guide

Essen is a place that has a lot of recreational and outdoor activities to offer its visitors. Along with this, the place has a great culture and is a famous among those people who want to study culture and art.     read more

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