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Ruhr Museum

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Ruhr Museum
Zollverein A 14
(Schacht XII, Kohlenwäsche)
Gelsenkirchener Str. 181
45309 Essen
Tel. 0201 88 45

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From prehistory to the present: In one of the most thrilling exhibitions in the region the new Ruhr museum tells the fascinating history of the world's biggest industry regions. The museum's course follows former the path of the coal and on three levels the permanent exhibitionfor the present, for memory and the Ruhr area. Apart from the permanent exhibition the Ruhr museum also presents special exhibitions regularly. Also with topics thatare related to the Ruhr area.Information under:

Ruhr Museum: Nature, culture and history of the Ruhr area
The Ruhr museum is the Ruhr area's regional museum.
With over 6.000 exhibits the permanent exhibition presents
present [17-metre-level], memory [12-metre-level]
and history [6-metre-level] the metropolis Ruhr from its beginnings to the present.

Opening times: daily from 10am to 6pm24. and 31. December 2011: closed25. and 26. December 2011: 10am to 6pm 1. January 2012: 10am to 6pm / Location: Ruhr Museum, Areal A [Schacht
XII], Kohlenwäsche [A14]
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