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Options for Cyclists

Discover Culture and Nature in a Sporting Manner

Two cyclists are in front of the Peter-Behrens-Bau in Oberhausen

Attention cycling enthusiasts! All LVR-Industriemuseum sites can comfortably be discovered by bicycle. Are you looking for the suitable route to the Peter-Behrens-Bau (Repository and Exhibition building) or are you planning a more extensive bicycle trip? All the necessary information can be found here at a glance.

Adults and children ride bicycles against a backdrop of industrial history

Eisenstrasse: Cycle Route in Oberhausen

In Oberhausen the Eisenstraße provides an opportunity to discover industrial heritage in a sporting manner. The tour links the LVR-Industriemuseum options spread throughout the urban landscape: Zinkfabrik Altenberg (Zinc Factory), Museum Platform, Peter-Behrens-Bau (Repository and Exhibition Building), Eisenheim Museum and St. Antony-Hütte (Ironworks). Road signs clearly indicate the way. In addition to this main route, other town attractions such as the Gasometer and Schloss Oberhausen are worth a visit.

Further Information


Detail of a bicycle pedals

Directions by bicycle

Individual route planning with the route planner for the cycle network NRW.

To ensure that we are easy to find all LVR-Industriemuseum sites are included in the state-wide cycle route network and are included on the white/red cycle path signs everywhere in the region. Using the cycle route planner it is possible to compile one’s own personal route through the cultural and industrial history of the Rhineland and to discover the places of interest in this fascinating region. Details of places to plan a rest or stay overnight can be accessed as can arrival and departure times at railway stations; it is also possible to obtain information about the terrain along the route in advance.