Recklinghausen is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Essen’s attractions. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Ikonen-Museum and the ever-popular Beck Castle. Two other great attractions you’ll find close by Recklinghausen are the Movie Park Germany and Alpincenter Bottrop.
To better understand Essen, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Explore, admire and become intrigued in the variety of museums which include Folkwang Museum, Villa Hugel and the LVR Industrial Museum in Oberhausen. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to Colosseum Theater, one of the area’s great concert venues.
Get familiar with the local fashion and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby shopping venues such as CentrO in Oberhausen.
After spending the day seeing the sights around Recklinghausen, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks be sure to check out the Novum Business Hotel Unique Dortmund Hauptbahnhof, the Holiday Inn Express Essen - City Centre, and the TRYP Centro Oberhausen.