Dortmund [ˈdɔːdmʊnt] is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. Its population of 585,045 makes it the 7th largest city in Germany and the 34th largest in the European Union.
Dortmund is known as Westphalia's "green metropolis." Nearly half the municipal territory consists of waterways, woodland, agriculture and green spaces with spacious parks such as Westfalenpark and the Rombergpark. This contrasts with nearly a hundred years of extensive coal mining and steel milling within the city limits.
This colorful and comprehensive tourist guide to Dortmund will make your exploration of this fascinating city easy and fun.
- A map with easy access to all major attractions and your current location
- Comprehensive information about every attraction
- More than 200 photos
- Easy access to the web sites of all city attractions
- Exact prices, opening hours, and other practical information