Essen-Rüttenscheid ranks among one of the most popular and coolest districts in the Ruhr Valley. The district has lots to offer: As well as lots of shopping opportunities and cafés, restaurants and cool clubs, Rüttenscheid is great for planning activities for your free time. The Grugapark or the Museum Folkwang are located here, as is the philharmonic hall.
Unique shops and trendy bars
A particular highlight is Rüttenscheider Straße - lovingly nicknamed "Rü". It is THE street for shopping and going out in Essen. End of story. Here you can shop and mosey around to your heart’s content in unique shops like “Format Wunderland” or “Wohngemeinschaft”. There are also fantastic cafés, restaurants and bars, such as “Zucca”, “Zweibar” and “Gin an Jagger” that invite you to spend some time and stay out late.