Hotel in Dortmund
Discover Dortmund & the Leonardo Dortmund
The city of Dortmund is not only the most populous city of the Ruhr area, but also the economic and commercial center of the Westphalia region. The former hanseatic city and industrial city is today an important service and technology center in the field of insurance industry, logistics and information and micro technology. The city enjoys extensive awareness by its successful Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund. Its home stadium Signal Iduna Park is just one of many landmarks of Dortmund. From the Florian tower in the Westfalen Park you can get a wonderful overview of the city. Visit one of the numerous museums, such as the Dortmunder U, or go on a shopping stroll over the Westenhellweg. On a visit of the Zeche Zollern you can come up the track of the industrial history of Dortmund. During the Carnival the city attracts to celebrate.
The Westfalenhallen are the exhibition, conference and event center of the city of Dortmund. The 9 halls of the area count approximately 1.5 million visitors per year. Attractions are the numerous trade fairs, conferences and concerts. These include, among others:
the DKM, leading trade fair for the finance and insurance industry;
the elektotechnik, fair for building and industrial applications;
shows like Apassionata and musicals like Sissi;
and concerts of acts like James Blunt and David Garrett.