Düsseldorf is a city in western Germany known for its fashion industry and art scene. It’s divided by the Rhine River, with its Old Town on the east bank and modern commercial areas to the west. In the Old Town, St. Lambertus Church and Castle Tower both date to the 13th century. Streets such as Königsalle and Schadowstraße are lined with boutiques.
Area: 217 km²
Weather: 14°C, Wind W at 11 km/h, 94% Humidity
Local time: Monday 12:52 PM
Getting there: 12 h 30 min flight. View flights
Population: 593,682 (2013) UNdata
Gross domestic product: 42.8 billion EUR (2008)
Sports team: Fortuna Düsseldorf, HSG Düsseldorf, Rhein Fire