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Attractive old buildings... or so it seems

This area is full of lovely old buildings, although one can never tell how many are reconstructions... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Roland D
London, United Kingdom
Spectacular wheel and start to the Christmas markets

We were in Duss. in October and watched the wheel in construction, very impressive engineering and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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Burgplatz | Altstadt, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviews christmas market small square old town impressive statue pretty square ferris wheel castle tower historical place the river big wheel beautiful square german town hustle and bustle bars and restaurants worth a visit altstadt rhine
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This area is full of lovely old buildings, although one can never tell how many are reconstructions following the war. At the moment, there is a fun fare and some stalls selling food and drink to add some excitement. There is also a free public...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Roland D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great square in Altstadt in front of what was once a castle. Located by Düsseldorf's Rhine embankment promenade, it allows lovely walks alongside the river, gives you great views as well as easy access to the old town restaurants and bars. Visited in December/January: beautiful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank juliamolinari
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Duss. in October and watched the wheel in construction, very impressive engineering and crew. Returned for the Christmas market and being an avid photographer I had to do the wheel, excellent value five revs for 7.5 euros and I managed to get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Helicopterworld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located along the promenade and on the Rhein Rive it gives you the views you always wanted. Its operating summer and winter. Its an added benefit to your stroll in the "Altstadt."

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smichelini2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Burgplatz is a Central square located in Altstadt in the Central part of Dusseldorf City nearby the Rhein river. It is a Very Good place to walk alongside the river if You are walking in Dusseldorf City.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SERGUEY1969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Market itself is average, it's much interesting on Rathaus. Wheel attraction is great, you get 5 full cycles with amazing view. Costs 7.5 for adult and 5 for kids.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Maksim M
Reviewed 13 December 2018

This big wheel dominates the landscape around the old town. At night it is lit and well worth photographing

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike F
Reviewed 2 December 2018

This is right by the Rhine. Plenty of bars and eateries. You must try the Killepitsch - but be warned its strong! Also Alt Bier is the local beverage: also very good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Fulksman
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Lots of other stuff such as bars and markets nearby so worth a visit to this area. 7.5 euros each for 4 or was it 5 times round. I’ll state the obvious by saying that there is a nice view from the top. We visited...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bestyman
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Central square bordering the Rhine. Good access to local bars, restaurants and clubs. Ferris wheel lit up at night. Costs €7.50 for five rotations - pods which can seat 8 enjoy great views.

Date of experience: October 2018
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