Duisburg City Museum shows exhibits about the city’s history in a permanent exhibition and also organizes special exhibitions.

The museum also shows the Köhler-Osbar collection, which consists of around 500 antique art and utility objects, 200 pieces of jewelry and 70,000 coins from all over the world.

No less worth seeing is the collection of globes and atlases by Gerhard Mercator, the most important cartographer of the 16th century. Guests can also browse and study at computer terminals.


City Museum Duisburg

City Museum Duisburg

Info & Notes :

Exhibition Objects : In the Culture and City History Museum of Duisburg, a permanent exhibition shows exhibits on the city’s history, as well as the Mercator treasury and the coin antique collection from the Köhler-Osbar collection and more.

Exhibitions / Events : Special exhibitions and events

Guides : Guided tours by appointment (registration)

Specials : The museum is located in a former flour mill / The famous jacket of the crime scene commissioner Horst Schimanski hangs in the museum /

Museums in the Lower Rhine region:

City Museum Duisburg

Address : Johannes-Corputius-Platz 1, 47051 Duisburg
Opening times : See homepage
Admission : Paying
Internet : https://www.stadtmuseum-duisburg.de/

This map shows some museums in the region of the Lower Rhine, which offers different exhibitio objects.


Cultural Institutions

You will find numerous cultural institutions in the region of the Lower Rhine. Among others are museums, theatres, and more

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