Things to do in Oberhausen

Our most recommended things to do in Oberhausen

Oberhausen: Legoland Discovery Center Ticket

1. Oberhausen: Legoland Discovery Center Ticket

Oberhausen's most exciting indoor leisure attraction invites you to play and have fun, build and discover. With your admission ticket, you will experience a colorful and action-packed journey through Lego world, where your imagination and creativity knows no bounds. In Miniland, small explorers can marvel at the Ruhrgebiet in miniature form. Visit the 4D cinema, a world with many exciting surprises and fascinating special effects. At the Lego factory, anyone can make their own genuine Duplo stone and take it home as a souvenir. Also in the family attraction: the Lego Friends area, the Royal Adventure rides and the Merlin's Magic Student merry-go-round. On the 240-square-meter interactive pirate island, small explorers can go on a treasure hunt as pirates, conquering and capsizing ships. In the new City and Construction play area, huge skyscrapers meet cozy single-family houses and bring your dream city to life.

Oberhausen: SEA LIFE Oberhausen Entry Ticket

2. Oberhausen: SEA LIFE Oberhausen Entry Ticket

Experience the world of sea creatures and plunge into an adventure at Sea Life Center Oberhausen. Discover Germany's largest shark breeding tank and see the youngest offspring of blacktip reef sharks, catsharks, rays, and other sea creatures in the shallow 148 square meter water basin. Through an underwater dome, you will be able to experience having these magnificent creatures swim next to and above you. Don't miss a ride in the glass bottom boat across the tropical ocean and come closer to fascinating sea creatures.

Oberhausen: Youseum Pop-up Social Media Experience

3. Oberhausen: Youseum Pop-up Social Media Experience

Visit the Youseum pop-up in CentrO and be the star of your own show, as you walk through and interact with the many different rooms and experiences. Play, pose, and have fun with your friends and family. Be prepared to test your creativity and imagination in this new arts and media pop-up location. Explore the stories in the colorful rooms, from a pink ball pit to the tiniest disco in the world. Taste delicious ice cream and make it rain with money in the bank room. Let your mind be the artist and your camera be the brush. Smile, pose, and make the best use of this unforgettable and unique experience to capture beautiful moments with endless photo opportunities.

Duisburg: Landscape Park Quest Smartphone App Game

4. Duisburg: Landscape Park Quest Smartphone App Game

Dive into the highlights of Duisburg's Landscape Park as you interact with pieces of the park with this smartphone game. Play minigames and finish puzzles with friends or on your own. Enjoy exploring this space at your own pace with a game that can be paused and resumed.  Download the app on your smartphone and head to the starting point of the game. Simply press 'start' to begin your adventure. Discover new insights into the landscapes that were designed by the architects Latz + Partner as a way to heal and understand the city's industrial past.  Use the clues to solve the puzzles and find answers to the questions sent to your phone. Complete all the tasks to get a summary of your game and a code to collect your award. Compete with Sir Peter Morgan's other contenders on the leaderboard.

Oberhausen: AbenteuerDate, Fun Game and walk for Couples

5. Oberhausen: AbenteuerDate, Fun Game and walk for Couples

Explore Oberhausen through an unusual, but fun adventure. Take part in an interactive smartphone game with your partner that will help you get to know each other a bit better. Unlock clues to your next destination by taking on tasks and answering tricky and funny questions about each other. Begin your game in the city center and allow the app to guide you from there. You will receive funny instructions about how to move through the area and you can design your own route. Challenge yourself and your partner by acting as a team to solve even the trickiest questions and situations. Enjoy a special outdoor date and create long-lasting memories as a couple. Step away from mainstream areas and traditional tours to focus on creating your own adventure. Take advantage of the bonus tasks and riddles to keep playing even after the game is over. We recommend: Play this outdoor adventure only in a team of two persons.

WelcomeCard Ruhr incl. Local Transport and Museums

6. WelcomeCard Ruhr incl. Local Transport and Museums

Discover the Metropole Ruhr in your own time with the WelcomeCard Ruhr. Each card is valid for either 24, 48 or 72 hours and includes two components: · • Local transport ticket: Each WelcomeCard includes a local transportation ticket that allows you to use public transport (bus and train). Depending on the option selected it will be usable for 24, 48 or 72 hours. **************************************************************** Details about attractions: All attractions are included, regardless of which option you select. You can visit some attractions free of charge, by showing your WelcomeCard Ruhr at the entrance. Others will grant you a 50% discount from the regular entrance price. Please see this list for details. Free of charge, single admission: • Aquarius Wassermuseum, Mülheim an der Ruhr • Binarium, Dortmund • Camera Obscura, Mülheim an der Ruhr • DASA - Arbeitswelt Ausstellung, Dortmund • Denkmalpfad Zollverein, Essen • Deutsches Bergbau - Museum, Bochum • Domschatz, Essen • Gasometer, Oberhausen • Grafschafter Museum im Schloss, Moers • Haus Ruhrnatur, Mülheim an der Ruhr • Jüdisches Museum Westfalen, Dorsten • Kunstmuseum, Mülheim an der Ruhr • Kunstquartier, Hagen • Landschaftspark Duisburg Nord - Tour de Ruhr - Hüttenführung, Duisburg • Landschaftspark Duisburg Nord - Tour de Ruhr - Hinter verschlossenen Türen, Duisburg • Ludwiggalerie Schloss, Oberhausen • LVR-Industriemuseum Gesenkschmiede Hendrichs, Solingen • LVR-Industriemuseum Peter-Berens-Bau, Oberhausen • LVR-Industriemuseum St. Antony Hütte, Oberhausen • LVR-Industriemuseum Textilfabrik Cromford, Ratingen • LWL Römermuseum, Haltern am See • LWL-Freilichtmuseum, Hagen • LWL-Industriemuseum Henrichshütte, Hattingen • LWL-Industriemuseum Schiffshebewerk, Henrichenburg • LWL-Industriemuseum Zeche Zollern, Dortmund • LWL-Industriemuseum Zeche-Nachtigall, Witten • LWL-Museum für Archäologie, Herne • Maximilianpark, Hamm • Mülheim erleben - Erlebnistouren, Mülheim an der Ruhr • Museum Kloster Kamp, Kamp-Lintfort • Nationales Naturmonument Kluterthöhle, Ennepetal • Nordsternturm, Gelsenkirchen • Red Dot Design, Essen • Reeser Personenschiffahrt, Rees • Ruhr Museum, Essen • Ruhrschifffahrt Weiße Flotte, Mülheim an der Ruhr • RVR Besucherzentrum Hoheward, Herten • RVR Naturforum Bislicher Insel, Xanten • Schalke Museum, Gelsenkirchen • Schloss Horst, Gelsenkirchen • SiegfriedMuseum, Xanten • Stiftung Eisenbahn Museum, Bochum • TerraZoo, Rheinberg • Tierpark & Fossilium, Bochum • Umspannwerk, Recklinghausen • Vroom.Ruhr, Gelsenkirchen • Zeiss Planetarium, Bochum • Zentrum für Internationale Lichtkunst in der Lindenbrauerei, Unna 50% Reduction on the original ticket price: • Movie Park Germany, Bottrop • Variete et cetera, Bochum • Stadtrundfahrten, Gelsenkirchen • GOP Variete-Theater, Essen • Theater im Depot, Dortmund • Geheimdepot, Dorsten • Salzgrotte, Oberhausen • Bochumer Symphoniker, Bochum

Oberhausen: Scavenger Hunt Around The Imperial Garden

7. Oberhausen: Scavenger Hunt Around The Imperial Garden

Enjoy a day in Oberhausen's Kaisergarten park while playing a scavenger hunt game on your smartphone. Pass by Oberhausen Castle and other charming spots as you play. Go to the Kaisergarten to start your game. Listen to audio to learn information about the locations you visit along the way. Take in views of the park, nearby Overhausen Castle, and the Rhine-Herne Canal as you explore. Solve puzzles and play a variety of mini-games. Finish all of the tasks in the scavenger hunt to receive your score. Compare your performance on a leaderboard.

Oberhausen: Exciting self-guided Outdoor-Escape-Game

8. Oberhausen: Exciting self-guided Outdoor-Escape-Game

Step into the shoes of a detective as you search for a former police officer that has gone missing just after writing a book that is supposed to be a bestseller. Use the smartphone app as you walk through the center of Oberhausen while playing the game to uncover the truth.  Let the app guide you to the starting point in Alter Markt and begin your adventure. Interrogate witnesses to find out why the victim has been telling strange stories to his friends. Find out what happened and get ahold of his script. Walk through the area and solve some puzzles and finish tasks. Get access to audio files or reports to uncover important clues. Play as a team of up to five or feel the satisfaction of working the case alone.  Enjoy extra tasks and riddles which you can solve at any time after you finished your booked event. Skip listening to historical information and engage your creative side. Decide your own walking tour and explore in a new way.  

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What people are saying about Oberhausen

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 26 reviews

wirklich mit viel liebe gemacht. alles top. die zusätzlichen aufgaben am ende waren ein cooler bonus.

It is worth to see, kids enjoy the whole afternoon at the Sea life Centro.

It was great

It was very nice and interesting. I loved it. I can only recommend it