The Zollverein World Heritage Site is now the best known industrial monument
in the Ruhr Area, and is the centre point of its creativity-based economy.
The town of Moers is situated in the western part of the Metropolis Ruhr and is part of the "RUHR Cultural Harbour" discovery area. With an attractive old town and rural surroundings, Moers is a pleasant excursion destination and will especially give wonderful holiday memories to those guests seeking relaxation.
As a shopping town Moers offers among the most ideal shopping facilities in the Ruhr Area. Visitors from the Netherlands especially appreciate the shopping facilities and the lovely strolls through the old town lanes. An attractive excursion destination is the Rheinpreußen slag heap with the miner's lamp as a fascinating site of interest on the Route of Industrial Heritage.
Testimony to Moers' living history is Moers Castle with the monument of the Electress Henriette in front of the entrance. Thanks to its good connection to Duesseldorf Airport and Weeze Airport Moers is perfect for a short break and as a starting point for excursions.