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City break in Oberhausen. Active leisure ideas for Oberhausen - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Oberhausen_Gasometer One of the city's main entertainment centers is Sea Life Centers, which became a world-famous attraction a few years ago. This aquarium was home to Paul the Octopus who predicted the results of football matches during the 2008 World Cup. Today, the local oceanarium is one of the favorite places among both local and traveling families. Inside, visitors will find many aquariums of various sizes and admire exotic fish, jellyfish, stingrays, and other inhabitants of the sea depths. The largest aquariums contain sharks and always attract lots of spectators during their feeding. In 2014, the oceanarium opened a sea stars exposition, which is now considered to be one of the largest in the world. The oceanarium in Oberhausen is distinguished not only by a rich collection of marine creatures but also by an interesting thematic design allowing visitors to take excellent memorable pictures.
The city also has several picturesque parks and gardens where it is nice to relax at any time of the year. In the city center, among former industrial areas, you'll find Kaisergarten featuring beautiful design and a relaxed atmosphere. In this park, besides spreading trees and ornamental plants, there are many animals that are not at all afraid of people. Many people come to the park just to feed birds and other animals, which are not limited by any enclosures.
Tourists with children and all fans of the world-famous Lego toys will be happy to visit LEGOLAND Discovery Centre. It offers a lot of entertainment for children of any age, and even adults will like some of its attractions. Huge models and sculptures assembled from Lego blocks are the main decorations of the theme park. Kids and their parents can spend an exciting day in this entertainment complex. For the convenience of visitors, it has restaurants and cafes, as well as areas for holding family holidays. Copyright
The most popular shopping spot in Oberhausen is CentrO Shopping Center. It is one of the largest in the region, accomodating about 220 stores of various profiles. The shopping center is also … Open
In recent years, many of Oberhausen's industrial facilities, which have lost their former relevance, have been converted into cultural and entertainment centers. A good example is Aquapark Oberhausen striking with its scale and variety of entertainment available. This is an indoor water park that can be visited at any time of the year. The total area of the entertainment center is about 25,000 square meters. For the convenience of visitors, such a vast territory is divided into several thematic zones.
Oberhausen Castle Aquapark Oberhausen provides swimming pools and attractions for the smallest ones, as well as a sports area with attractions for older children and adults. There was a time when a coaling tower was located on the site of the water park. Part of the structure was preserved in the course of the renovation. The surviving lifting structure was re-equipped into a spectacular slide, which is now one of the visitors' favorite ride. The water park is indoor so most of its pools and attractions are covered by a domed glass roof. On sunny summer days, the roof opens up to create the feeling of open-air relaxation.
This is a large industrial city located in the western part of the country. Oberhausen got its modern name in 1847 and in 1929 its territory was greatly expanded by merging the neighboring … Open
In Oberhausen, you'll find one of Germany's largest shopping and entertainment centers called Centro. It would be of interest not only to shoppers - the entertainment complex is a great leisure option for a rainy day. Centro accommodates several children's playgrounds, recreation areas for both the smallest kids and teens. Visitors will be pleased with a large number of cafes and restaurants. They can also diversify their shopping by visiting a 4D cinema.
Rathaus Oberhausen If the entertainment presented in the city does not seem to be enough, you can go to the neighboring town of Duisburg, which is about five kilometers away from Oberhausen. In Duisburg, you can explore wonderful Zoo Duisburg, which is home to many exotic animals brought from different parts of the world. You'll see giraffes, rare monkey species, as well as a large bird aviary. This zoo was opened in a picturesque natural area, so its area is covered by lots of huge trees and rare plants. Oberhausen is not distinguished by a variety of noisy nightclubs and discos. Bars and pubs are much more popular with the townspeople. They are abundantly presented in the central streets. Many bars welcome visitors until late at night and offer them interesting entertainment programs.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Oberhausen
♥   National Park 'De Maasduinen' , 53.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Meinweg' , 63.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Groote Peel' , 74.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Veluwezoom' , 86.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'De Hoge Veluwe' , 97.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Oberhausen
♥   Amusement park 'CentrO.Park' Oberhausen, 3.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Schloss Beck' Bottrop, 18.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Movie Park Germany' , 19 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Freizeitanlage Start und Ziel' Herne, 29.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Wunderland Kalkar' , 48.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Oberhausen
♥   Water park 'Aqualand' Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, 49.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquaventura' Hellendoorn, 106.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Spa & Aquapark Turčianske Teplice' , 128.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aqua Mexicana' Slagharen, 130.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Oberhausen
♥   Restaurant 'Villa Patrizia' Duisburg-Duissern. Type - Italian. 5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Kais' Mülheim-Saarn. Type - Mediterranean cuisine|Meats and grills. 5.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Bistro NT' Duisburg-Neudorf. Type - International. 6.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'akazienhof' Duisburg-Dellviertel. Type - French|Modern cuisine. 7.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Bahnhof Nord' Bottrop. Type - International. 9.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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