Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth, Dusseldorf

#4 of 21 in Historic Sites in Dusseldorf
Ruin · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Discover the 1,000-year-old history of Dusseldorf at Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth. Situated on the banks of the Rhine River, the site boasts the ruins of a 10th-century castle that has 4.5 m (14.8 ft) thick stone walls, high archways, and picturesque river views. Spend the afternoon wandering the ruins free of charge before walking along the Rhine River and stopping for a cold drink at one of the local beer gardens. Ruins are closed to visitors from October to April. Our Dusseldorf online trip maker makes visiting Kaiserpfalz Kaiserswerth and other Dusseldorf attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Closed due to covid, you can walk around the fence and take pix, but not much to see. The ruins are mostly a reconstruction, and you only see a portion of what was originally there. It...  more »
  • I was there for 3 times and all times I enjoyed, the place is nice, especially for walking near Rhein and chilling.  more »
  • Beautiful old ruins lots of information in both German and English. Has some beautiful views of the river too. Hope you enjoy my pictures
  • This is a good place to take a walk with family and friends. Spacious parks and old buildings are together so you can have a good time with good people. If you have a bicycle, it is recommended to ride across the river and ride across the river.
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