Lower Rhine Culture

The region of the Lower Rhine is characterized by an eventful past. The Celts and Romans have already left their mark on the Rhine. The coal, steel and the textile industry also had a major impact on society and life on the Rhine. This and more influenced the Lower Rhine culture.

Lower Rhine Culture

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Culture Lower Rhine

The Beer culture was also of great importance for the region of the Lower Rhine. Because traditional breweries have always been social meeting places and places of communication, where messages are exchanged, deals are sealed, where people celebrate and laugh. Learn more about the history, customs, life and furthermore about museums, theaters and galleries on the Lower Rhine.

Historic Buildings Lower Rhine

In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find diverse historic buildings as castles,  palaces, churches and more.

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Photos Castles

Castles & Palaces: Sometimes pictures say more than a thousand words. Take a look and let...

Culinary Delights

Culinary delights from the region of the Lower Rhine. In the region on the Rhine you can still...

Photos Rhine Shipping

Sometimes pictures say more than a thousand words. Take a look and let yourself be inspired by the...

Düsseldorf Hotels

Accommodation options in Düsseldorf Whether a short vacation, weekend trip, city trip or cultural...

Alt Beer

Alt Beer (Altbier) is a full beer that is brewed mainly in the region of the Lower Rhine....

Stone of Wisdom

In front of the Remigius Church in Viersen, two mighty stones are reminiscent of the so-called...

Voerde Tours

Voerde ToursThe offer of guided tours varies and some tours are only offered in summer. There are...

Voerde Events

Voerde Events These include the city festival, fun fair, flea market, craft market, street...

Lower Rhine Eating

Whether a short vacation, weekend trip, cycling vacation, city trip or business trip, the region...

Places of Pilgrimage

For centuries, people of different faiths have made pilgrimages to places where they seemed closer...

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History Lower Rhine

The region of the Lower Rhine is shaped by an eventful past. Wars, politcal changes had an big influence.

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Industrial Monuments

In the course of time, various industrial sites were closed, which can be visited today as an industrial monument.

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Customs & Traditions

Numerous customs and traditions are based on religious festivals that are still celebrated today.

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Museums Lower Rhine

Museums in the region of the Lower Rhine, including art, home, textile, film, or natural history museums.

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Culture Lower Rhine

As already mentioned, the cultural of the region of the Lower Rhine is very diverse. In particular cultural institutions such as museums, including natural history museums, inland shipping museum, art museums, home museums as well as technology museums. No less popular are the theaters and stages on the Lower Rhine where various performances are shown.
Some of the libraries on the Lower Rhine are of cultural importance. The numerous galleries on the Lower Rhine are no less important. Here you will find numerous art objects that have the Lower Rhine as a motif but also art by international and well-known artists.
Culture is also evident in people’s clothing. This can be seen particularly well in the German Textile Museum on the Lower Rhine. Because here everyday clothing, uniforms and work clothes from the past are shown.
Cultural influences also change people’s eating habits. Industrialization has brought dishes and food from distant countries to the region of Lower Rhine.

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Cultural institutions in the region of the Lower Rhine

Museums

In the region of the Lower Rhine you will find numerous museums, including art, local history, textile, film and natural history museums.

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Galleries & Studios

Numerous galleries and studios in the region of the Lower Rhine show works of art, paintings and sculptures from various eras.

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Theaters & Stages

Various performances are staged in the theaters and on the stages on the Lower Rhine.

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Libraries

In the numerous libraries in the Lower Rhine region you can borrow a wide variety of media such as books, DVDs, CDs or magazines.

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