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Red Dot Design Museum

Directions


Important note

A small space of the museum is closed until 5 December due to construction work for a new special exhibition. It will be re-opened on 6 December showing the exhibition “Design in the Age of Big Data".

Address for visitors
Red Dot Design Museum Essen
Zollverein UNESCO World Heritage Site
Areal A [Schacht/Shaft XII], Kesselhaus [A7]
Gelsenkirchener Straße 181
45309 Essen
Germany

Phone: +49 201 30104-60
Telefax: +49 201 30104-40
E-Mail: museum(at)red-dot.de

» The Red Dot Design Museum on Google Maps

Travel by tram
Tram line 107, exit at station “Zollverein”.
» Electronic journey planner by VRR

Travel by car
Motorway A42:

exit “Gelsenkirchen Hessler/Essen-Katernberg” (towards Essen-Katernberg)
Motorway A40/A52:
Coming from the direction of Duisburg/Düsseldorf: exit “Essen-Frillendorf Süd” (towards E-Stoppenberg)
Coming from the direction of Bochum/Dortmund: exit “Essen-Kray” (towards Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen)

GPS: N 51.447328 E 7.011423

Follow the signs marked “Zollverein”. We recommend using the parking site A1 (free of charge) as the parking site A2 will be under construction until August 2019.

Hotel reservations
If you wish to reserve a hotel room at short notice or book tickets for events to round off your stay or trade fair visit - a trip to Villa Hügel, a musical at the Collosseum or an evening in the Aalto-Theater, for instance - please contact our official tourism partner at the City of Essen:

Touristikzentrale Essen
Am Hauptbahnhof 2
45127 Essen
Germany
Phone: +49 201 88720-41
Telefax: +49 201 88720-44
E-mail: touristikzentrale(at)essen.de
Website: www.essen.de

Selected Hotels:
» Courtyard by Marriott Gelsenkirchen
» Hotel Sheraton
» Select Hotel Handelshof Essen
» Atlantic Congress Hotel Essen

More good hotels in and around Essen can be found here:

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