Movie Park Germany, © Foto Oliver Franke, Tourismus NRW e.V.

Top attractions in NRW

Amusement parks and indoor ski centres provide thrills for all ages

In North Rhine-Westphalia, you can see lions and tigers up close on a safari, shake hands with movie stars and cartoon characters, take some crazy rollercoaster rides and indulge in a skiing or snowboarding trip any time of the year. A wide variety of amusement parks and two indoor ski centres provide plenty of action and adventure for young and old.

Kind macht ein Foto mit Shrek, © Oliver Franke, Tourismus NRW e.V.

Movie Park Germany

Thrilling rides, a 4D cinema and action-packed shows attract film fans to the Ruhr Metropolis

A trip to the Wild West? Or a taste of Santa Monica beach life? Visitors of all ages can get up close and personal with their movie heroes and enjoy a range of thrilling rides.

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Legoland Discovery Centre Oberhausen Fabrik, © Presse Sealife

Legoland Discovery Centre

Paradise for Lego fans

A must for all Lego fans: a Ruhr Area attraction where young and old can learn about the colourful bricks, learn new building tricks and take a brick they have made themselves home.

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Der Fort Fun Park aus der Luft, © Fort Fun Abenteuerland

Fort Fun Abenteuerland

Wild West adventure park in Sauerland

Experience Wild West adventures in Sauerland: Europe’s longest summer toboggan run, hang-glider zip-wire, Ladybird Rollercoaster and loads more attractions at Fort Fun Abenteuerland.

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Fahrt auf der Black Mamba, © Kape Schmidt


Immerse yourself in fantastical worlds at a dream theme park

Africa, China, Mexico and Berlin meet mystery and fantasy – only at Phantasialand! Six themed areas offer a world of adventure with rollercoasters, log flume rides and much more.

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Great Adventures for Families

Aussicht auf die Region, © aachen tourist service e.v.

Aachen for families

Heimat-Tierpark Olderissen, © Bielefeld Marketing GmbH

Bielefeld for families

Ausblick auf Düsseldorfer Rheinufer, © Tourismus NRW e.V.

Düsseldorf for families

Radrast auf Eifeler Heuballen, © Archiv Eifel Tourismus GmbH

The Eifel for families

Odysseum Themenwelt, © Odysseum Köln

Cologne for families

Freizeitspaß für die ganze Familie im Mitmach Erlebnispark Ketteler Ho, © Münsterland e.V. / Robert Denzer

Münsterland for families

Neanderthal Museum, © Neanderthal Museum / H.Neumann

Neanderland for families

Fahrt auf der Wildwasserbahnim Wunderland Kalkar, © Wunderland Kalkar

The Lower Rhine for families

Fahrspaß auch für kleine Motorsportfreunde, © Michael Schumacher Kart & Event Center

Rhine-Erft-County for families

Planetarium Bochum von Außen, © Stadt Bochum Presse u. Informationsamt  Planetarium

The Ruhr Area for families

Schwimmen im See, © Sauerland Tourismus e.V.

Sauerland for families

KulturPur in Hilchenbach-Lützel, © KulturBüro des Kreises Siegen-Wittgenstein

Siegerland-Wittgenstein for families