Apart from Movie Park and the Alpine Centre there is a great number of different opportunities for indoor and outdoor activities as well as interesting locations for memorable trips and excursion.
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The pages provide some statistical data, a brief overview of the city's history, some geographical facts and figures, and vital information about Bottrop as a great place to relax, to go shopping, and to have a great time.
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Bottrop is home to a number of cultural highlights. The Quadrat Museum regularly attracts visitors from all over Germany, and the August Everding Cultural Centre and the junges museum ("young museum") are also immensely popular.
[Culture in Bottrop]
Our tourist office is always in touch with hotels and private people in Bottrop who rent out guest rooms or apartments.
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Bottrop as a place to do business has a very attractive location on the fringes of one of Europe's largest economic clusters. The city's economic structure is extremely diverse and mainly made up of SMEs, with one out of two people working in the service sector industry.
Motorists travelling in North Rhine-Westphalia will have to get used to urban Low Emission Zones which certain categories of vehicles are banned from entering. In Bottrop this kind of zone is declared since 1 October. The Low Emission Zone can only entered by vehicles marked with a appropriate coloured sticker.
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Our English pages give an overview of the most important areas. For further information please contact our city info office.
Osterfelder Straße 13
46 236 Bottrop
tel: +49(0)2041 / 7 66 95 13
fax: +49(0)2041 / 7 66 95 21