Krefeld (Germany)

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Krefeld cruise port

Region
Europe Rivers

Local Time
09:25 22 Aug 2018

Coordinates
51.34889 N, 6.65647 E

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Krefeld is a Rhine River cruise port and city in North Rhine-Westphalia state (Germany), located northwest of Dusseldorf. The city has population around 225,000.

Krefeld (Germany) river cruise port

  • Downtown Krefeld is just a few kilometres to the west of River Rhine. Uerdingen borough is directly on the river. The city is accessed via highways A57 (CologneNijmegen Holland) and A44 (Aachen–Dusseldorf–Dortmund–Kassel).
  • On June 21, 1943, British bombers destroyed big parts of eastern Krefeld. The following firestorm consumed most of downtown. On March 3, 1945, US troops entered the city.
  • Main tourist attractions include Linn Castle, Botanischer Garten (botanical garden), Lange and Esters Houses (art museum), Kaiser Wilhelm Museum,  Zoo, Galopprennbahn (horse racing track).

Krefeld cruise terminal

Cruise ships to Krefeld dock in Uerdingen (one of the city's districts).

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