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.
Grafschafter Museum at Moers castle
The former water castle of the Earls of Moers is located in the historical old town right at the entrance to the castle park. The Moerser Schloss is one of the oldest preserved late-Middle Age ring forts in the Rhineland making it a monument of national significance.
Since 1908, the castle has been home to the Grafschafter Museum. It presents the history of the county, the castle and its inhabitants, the cultural history of the Lower Rhine and alternating special exhibitions with educational museum items.
Tel.: +49 (0)2841 881510
Fax: +49 (0)2841 8815122
Due to restauration works the museum is closed since 01.09.2009. It will presumably open again in the summer of 2013.
Adults 3 €
Children older than 6 years 1 €
Children under 6 years have free entrance
Free entrance on every first Wednesday of the month