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Gasometer Oberhausen

Arenastr. 11, 46047 Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 208 8503730
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Whilst driving around Germany for a few weeks a Germany friend told us about this & we decided to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GaryNewcastleStaffs
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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Incredible exhibition for a very reasonable price!

The photography on display is simply gorgeous for the wonder of nature exhibit, beautifully laid... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom S
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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Arenastr. 11, 46047 Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst driving around Germany for a few weeks a Germany friend told us about this & we decided to visit. Stunningly transformed in to a gallery & large instillation space. The instillation that was there when we visited was a very large globe of the...More

Thank GaryNewcastleStaffs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The photography on display is simply gorgeous for the wonder of nature exhibit, beautifully laid out so you can follow the art around the drum of the gasometer. The surprise of the third floor earth projection is nothing short of breath taking too.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Couldn't believe how amazing the Gasometer is!!!! We visited Legoland with the grandchildren and then we found this gem! We climbed up the steps to the top of the gasometer, a feat in itself, the views from the top were stunning, we came down in...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This huge vessel has lots of history and was important to the area for many years: there are plenty of boards with info as you walk towards the entrance. It was dark inside on all the levels, where we walked around and enjoyed the photo...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A disc-type gas holder nowadays used as an events venue .So far since 1994 / 95 it has held approx 15 different exhibitions each lasting for 12 - 18 months . The latest I attended was Wunder Der Natur with a monumental sculpture of the...More

Thank Anthony O
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Especially moving down with the inside panorama elevator is like flxying on the space station.... also superb pictures in the exhibition

Thank mstreuf
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A visit to a former gas storage tank sounds kind of lame - but the actual experience left me speechless! We met our tour guide outside the structure - a lovely lady who was genuine, excited, and very knowledgeable about the history of the area...More

Thank mkalfa
Reviewed 18 August 2017

"Wunder der Nature" is presented in two languages, English and German. It has so far been the best attended exhibition in the spectacular 110m high converted gas storage dating back to the 1900. Kids (teens) easily spend 2or more hours admiring the exhibits and then...More

Thank Pargoman
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

It was very awesome, touching and splendid. Well documented and brilliant animal pictures but the very highlight was the earth itself. As if you are I space looking down on the earth. Money well spend.

Thank Si A
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Friends raved about this, but I have no idea why. It is basically an old industrial building with very cool pictures. Like out of National Geographic. Descriptions of photos are in German and English. We got 2 English audio guides (none in English for kids...More

Thank Trent B
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