Museum Marte Herford, © Tourismus NRW e.V.

Museums in North Rhine-Westphalia

The most popular museums in a region of culture

There are over 900 museums in NRW, each one offering something different for impressed visitors. The choice includes world-class art museums, open-air museums, industrial museums and museums conceived especially for children. Visitors can step back in time to relive the Roman past or zoom into the future to explore the fascinating world of cutting-edge science. A visit to a museum in North Rhine-Westphalia is anything but boring!

Schloss Moyland ist ein Wasserschloss bei Bedburg-Hau, © Dominik Ketz, Tourismus NRW e.V.

Moyland Castle in Bedburg-Hau

A Lower Rhine Mecca for fans of Beuys

Discover Joseph Beuys in detail: the imposing Moyland Castlein Bedburg-Hau houses the world's largest collection of works by the major artist from the Lower Rhine.

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