Guided tour

Düsseldorf: Guided Tour with a Night Watchman

Düsseldorf: Guided Tour with a Night Watchman

Activity provider: Düsseldorf Tourismus GmbH
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Journey back in time and walk the lively streets of Düsseldorf's Altstadt with a night watchman. Hear interesting facts as your guide leads you by lantern light to landmark attractions.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
German

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Düsseldorf Altstadt with a night watchman
  • See the romantic streets and buildings illuminated for the night
  • Hear fun tales from history and experience the city from a different perspective
Full description
Experience Düsseldorf from a different perspective as you join a night watchman at the end of the day and take a stroll through the historical Altstadt (Old Town). Venture down the romantic lanes and see the streets and buildings illuminated after dark by the glow of the atmospheric lanterns.  Follow a guide equipped with a hand lantern, horn and halberd, as in days of old, and admire his typical gown and costume. Listen intently to interesting tales and hear juicy details of the customs and everyday life of the olden days. When the watchman cries, ‘Hark, ye folks," it is time to explore!
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  • Guide (German-speaking)
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide outside the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, located at Eiskellerstraße 1.

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    • Please note that this tour is completely in German unless you select the private tour option with an English-speaking guide
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 290 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.7/5
    • Value for money
      4.6/5
    • Service
      4.7/5
    • Organization
      4.8/5

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    My wife, my daughter and I took part in this city tour in Düsseldorf last Thursday and were all very enthusiastic. This was mainly due to our night watchman (Michael), who passed on his knowledge to us with a lot of humor in connection with acting skills. His matching antique clothing and the accessories he carried with him also made the night tour a great experience. We are happy to recommend this city tour.

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    August 30, 2020

    Booked as a surprise for my girlfriend, the evening walk with the very entertaining night attendant was absolutely recommendable. We had a lot of fun and learned new things about Düsseldorf and its history. In addition, the night watchman himself has a really pleasant voice that you would like to hear longer. If you still have doubts, do it.

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    October 13, 2019

    September 13, 2020

    Product ID: 139046