Address and directions

Red Dot Design Museum Essen

Address for visitors

Red Dot Design Museum Essen
Zollverein UNESCO World Heritage Site
Areal A [Schacht/Shaft XII], Kesselhaus [A7]
Gelsenkirchener Straße 181
45309 Essen

Phone +49 201 30104-25

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Travel by tram

Tram line 107, exit at station “Zollverein”.

» Electronic journey planner by VRR

Travel by car

Motorway A42: exit “Gelsenkirchen Hessler/Katernberg” (towards Essen-Katernberg)
Motorway A40: exit “Essen-Frillendorf Süd” (towards E-Stoppenberg), “Essen-Kray” (towards Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen)

GPS: N 51.447328 E 7.011423

Follow the signs marked “Zollverein”. The parking site A2 can be used free of charge.

Hotel reservations

If you wish to reserve a hotel room at short notice or book tickets for events to round off your stay or trade fair visit - a trip to Villa Hügel, a musical at the Collosseum or an evening in the Aalto-Theater, for instance - please contact our official tourism partner at the City of Essen:

Touristikzentrale Essen
Am Hauptbahnhof 2
D-45127 Essen
Phone +49 201 88720-41
Fax +49 201 88720-44