Historic town house Langenberg

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Building / Modern Architecture

The historic town center of Langenberg is enthroned in the middle of Velbert's old town.

Since its renovation, the monumental, castle-like stone building has been a popular and contemporary location for events of all kinds. It is worth visiting the impressive “Foundation Stone Boxes” exhibition at weekends in the afternoon. Almost 400 renowned artists designed triptychs made of sand-lime brick.

Good to know

Opening hours

Exhibition of foundation stone boxes
Saturdays 14pm to 16pm
Sundays 14 a.m. to 17 p.m
Admission €4

Curator tour
every 1st Sunday of the month at 15 p.m
Price per person €5 plus admission

Sundays 14 a.m. to 17 p.m
Special tours from 10 people.

General Information

  • Parking lots available

  • Bus stop available

fitness

  • Bad weather offer

  • for any weather

  • for groups

  • for school classes

  • for individual guests

  • suitable for seniors

  • Suitable for prams

  • for children (3-6 years)

  • for children (6-10 years)

  • for children (from 10 years)

foreign languages

German

Other equipment/furnishings

  • toilet facility

Barrierefreiheit

barrier-free accessible for people with walking difficulties or wheelchairs
Disabled toilets and parking spaces available

Hygiene and infection control measures

The current hygiene and infection protection measures of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia apply.

Arrival & Parking

public transport
With the S-Bahn S9 from the main station in Wuppertal or Essen you can easily get to the Velbert-Langenberg stop. From Düsseldorf HBF, use the RE to Wuppertal-Vohwinkel and also get on the S9 to Velbert-Langenberg. Opposite the Langenberg S-Bahn station, a signposted footpath (8 minutes) takes you directly to the historic Langenberg town hall. You also connect two express bus lines with Essen, Wuppertal and Velbert.

Tickets to most events also include the combo ticket for bus & train, so you can enjoy a free return trip in the VRR area.

CAR
The historic town house Langenberg is conveniently located in the district of Mettmann between the cities of Düsseldorf, Essen and Wuppertal. All of the aforementioned cities can be easily reached within 20 minutes.

Coming from Essen, use the A44 in the direction of Velbert and take the Velbert-Langenberg exit. Follow the signs to Langenberg (via Rottberger Strasse and Bökenbuschstrasse). After approx. 2 km, drive onto Vogteier Str. at the crossroads, then straight ahead onto Dr. Hans-Karl-Glinz-Strasse. Now follow the parking guidance system, as there are no parking spaces in the immediate vicinity of the community center.

Coming from Wuppertal or Düsseldorf, take the A46 to the Sonnborner Kreuz and then take the A535 in the direction of Velbert. Take the Velbert Langenberg exit and follow the signs to Langenberg (via Kuhlendahler Straße) for approx. 5,6 km. Now please follow the parking guidance system, as there are no parking spaces in the immediate vicinity of the community center.

PARK
In front of the community center there is a driveway and a parking lot for people with restricted mobility. Persons accompanying wheelchair users can contact our event staff in the foyer of the community center. They will be happy to show you the way and help you with access.

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Office for Culture and Tourism

Düsseldorfer Strasse 26
40822 Mettmann

0049 2104 99-0

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