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Christmas market in Düsseldorf

Christmas music, handicrafts and fun for children - the magnificent Christmas world in Düsseldorf is far more than just a Christmas market. Seven different theme markets, all within walking distance of each other, enchant and offer young and old, locals and tourists alike a break from everyday life until 30 December. In addition, there are other attractions such as the dome of lights on Königsallee, the ice rink on Corneliusplatz or the Ferris wheel on Burgplatz - all illuminated for Christmas.[more]

PEOPLE LIKE US: A wine range for people like you and me

The story behind the wines is just as striking as the wines themselves: Three people have found each other here, who love uncomplicated wines full of character and have also uncompromisingly implemented this. "PEOPLE LIKE US" is the name of the 2017 vintage wine range from the Palatinate Wine Estate Siener-Dr. Wettstein. And - according to the motto of the wine range - they are produced for "people like you and me". The trio has developed four, more or less, varietal wines,...[more]

Gioia: the new favorite Italian

Ristorantino Gioia in Grafenberg, directly located on Staufenplatz, offers Italian joie de vivre and Mediterranean specialities. The experienced restaurateur Andrea Piscopo offers you the finest pizza, pasta, fish or meat dishes on the constantly changing lunch menu as well as on the varied evening menu. These include classics such as taglierini with fresh truffles or loin of lamb with fresh herbs, but also unusual dishes such as pear carpaccio with baked goat's cheese and orange caramel. One...[more]

Christmas market in Düsseldorf

Christmas music, handicrafts and fun for children - the magnificent Christmas world in Düsseldorf is far more than just a Christmas market. Seven different theme markets, all within walking distance of each other, enchant and offer young and old, locals and tourists alike a break from everyday life from 22 November to 30 December. In addition, there are other attractions such as the dome of lights on Königsallee, the ice rink on Corneliusplatz or the Ferris wheel on Burgplatz - all illuminated...[more]

Night watchman tour through Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf Tourismus offers a series of themed city tours. One of them is the night watchman tour - especially appealing to friends of historical sights. When the day ends and the romantic alleys are lit up by the glow of lanterns, the route leads through Düsseldorf's Old Town (Altstadt). Equipped with a lantern, horn and halberd, the night watchman in typical attire knows interesting and spicy stories about the customs and everyday life as it was in the past. Further information is available...[more]

Layali:Oriental hospitality at it best

The Layali Restaurant in Bilk offers oriental hospitality at its best. Whether specialities such as the Arabian appetiser plate with a variety of refined dips, a large selection of lamb, chicken and beef dishes or vegetarian delicacies - the Orient presents itself from its best culinary side. Not to be neglected are dessert delicacies such as baklawa, katajef and the likes. The generous beverage menu with typical Arabic tea creations and a selection of European wines is the perfect complement...[more]

alltours open-air cinema starts on 19 July

The alltours open-air cinema is ready to play; the countdown to the start of the season is on. On 19 July, the screen for the first film rises and heralds the 2018 season. Cinema classics, exclusive previews and current films will be shown on 32 evenings - until 19 August. And the infrastructure is also in place. The open-air cinema starts with "Unsere Erde 2" (Earth: One Amazing Day) on Thursday, at approximately 10 pm. The film takes visitors on an unforgettable journey around the...[more]

Werner M. Dornscheidt continues to head company

President & CEO will remain in office until 2020   The supervisory board of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH headed by its chairman Lord Mayor Thomas Geisel, extended the contract of Werner M. Dornscheidt (64) as President & CEO until 30 June 2020. Commenting on this decision Dornscheidt delighted: “It means a lot to me that I will be able to work for this company until 2020.” Opening the Neue Messe Süd, Hall 1 in 2019 as one of the outstanding construction projects in the history of Messe...[more]

Forward-looking course charted in the operative management of Messe Düsseldorf

Wolfram Diener succeeds Joachim Schäfer The supervisory board of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH headed by its chairman Lord Mayor Thomas Geisel appointed Wolfram Diener (54) the new operative managing director in its meeting on 15 May 2018. He succeeds Joachim Schäfer (64) in this position, who will retire from the company in late August 2018 reaching his agreed retirement age. Diener will take on his new duty with Messe Düsseldorf on 1 October 2018.   Wolfram Diener will take over the divisions...[more]

THE VIEW - Hotspot in the harbour

High above the rooftops of Düsseldorf, on the 16th floor of the INNSIDE Hotel, one of Düsseldorf’s most popular hotspots awaits you in the THE VIEW. The trendy location in the colourful Colorium sets new standards in design, cuisine & bar culture, and all of this while enjoying a spectacular panorama view of the city’s skyline. Exciting international & regional crossover cuisine is served here. Pure joie-de-vivre. Further information can be found online at: www.theview-duesseldorf.de. [more]

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