Krefeld Historic Swing Bridge

The swing bridge in the Rheinhafen Krefeld-Linn was completed in 1905 and is still functional today. The swing bridge is now a listed building. And although it was considered one of the most modern bridges at the time of inauguration, the swing bridge no longer does...

Krefeld Nostalgic Train

The Krefeld Schluff is a nostalgic train that is pulled by an old steam locomotive from 1947. The historic train runs between St. Tönis – Krefeld – Hülserberg in Krefeld and stops at various points. On every Sunday and public holiday in the season from May...

Krefeld Old Distillery

Cognac was still distilled here around 1810, but today you can visit the old wine distillery on a guided tour or enjoy a beer or a Dujardin in the distillery’s beer garden. Some parts of the building are also used as office space and studios. In this way, a...

Krefeld Silk Culture

Krefeld silk culture, the “House of Silk Culture” enables its visitors to gain an insight into the history of the textile industry using the example of a hand weaving mill.Hand looms from times long past can be viewed here in their function. Weaving silk...

Greiffenhorst Castle Krefeld

Greiffenhorst Castle was built in Krefeld-Linn around 1840 in the style of Berlin classicism. The beautiful building with its octagonal floor plan shines to this day in the style of Berlin classicism. The wrought iron bars on the roof are very characteristic. On the...

Krefeld Master Ponzelar

Master Ponzelar stands on a solid base on the green median of the south wall in the middle of the city of Krefeld. The bronze statue was created in 1911 by Johannes Stiegmann and depicts a typical silk weaver from around 1900. This is reminiscent of the times when...