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Wuppertal: Visiodrom Immersive da Vinci Exhibition Entry

Wuppertal: Visiodrom Immersive da Vinci Exhibition Entry

Feel the works of da Vinci come to life at this immersive experience in the heart of Wuppertal. Experience Leonardo’s works wrapped in fantastic new worlds of color, all paired with varied music. Be fascinated by a show which brings Leonardo’s machines to life, showcasing his fantastic studies and drawings as well as all 17 paintings, from the Mona Lisa to The Last Supper. Admire the ingenuity from the creative team who bring the magic of da Vinci to a new generation of admirers. Discover real models of his inventions, detailed background information, and digital adventure tours as part of your visit. Top it off with a augmented reality tour on the venue's popular Skywalk of Wuppertal’s, allowing you to discover Leonardo’s machines and designs in surprising places.

Mettmann: Neanderthal Museum Admission Ticket

Mettmann: Neanderthal Museum Admission Ticket

Immerse yourself in the world of human evolution at the Neanderthal Museum in Mettmann, not far from where the world-famous Neanderthal was found more than 160 years ago. Learn the story of mankind from its beginnings in the African savannahs four million years ago to the present day. Step into this modern museum and discover the fascinating world of the Stone Age in a permanent multimedia exhibition. Meet our ancestors, as well as the cute baby mammoth, and listen to informative insights through the included audio guide. Allow the kids to blow off steam on Europe's largest Stone Age Playground, encounter the bison in the Ice Age Animal Park, or just take a walk on the Art Trail. Explore the Höhlenblick Tower to find a virtual Ice Age world at the same height as the lost discovery cave. Along the path to the tower listen to stories of eyewitnesses from history who experienced the valley and, at the Rabenstein rock formation, see the discovery site. Experience the roof of the tower, designed to look like the Neanderthal's skullcap, gaze at life-size Neanderthal bones, be part of the Neanderthal burial in a 360º video, take a shortcut through the climbing tunnel 20 meters above the ground and wander through the turbulent history of the valley.

Wuppertal: Self-guided walking tour through Barmen

Wuppertal: Self-guided walking tour through Barmen

This tour is only available in German. The Wuppertal district of Barmen was home to famous people, including the communist mastermind Friedrich Engels and one of the world's most famous ballet choreographers. Here you will see industrial culture, interesting works of art, an astro path, "wild" animals like "Tuffi" and many penguins, get to know a Wuppertal original and find out what has become of a former swimming pool. And what is so special about Wuppertal Bratwurst? On this tour you will discover details that are certainly unknown even to many locals. The places of interest on your tour are: the opera house, the Bergische Synagoge, the town hall, the Ruhmeshalle and of course the suspension railway. You will go over the Wupper and learn what is literally meant by it in Germany. And then, of course, there's the suspension railway. The tour starts at the Barmen train station and takes you two to three hours on a family-friendly route over 2.5 kilometres to the Werther Brücke suspension railway stop. During the tour, there are entertaining tasks to solve and fun questions to answer. Who knows, for example, what ... but no, we won't tell you yet! The tour is a great way to get outside and discover new things with family, friends or on your own. It's like being shown Wuppertal Barmen by a good friend. Many anecdotes will enrich your walk through the city. You can start the tour at any time and as often as you like in the browser of a smartphone. On site or even from the comfort of your sofa. Enjoy your time in Wuppertal Barmen! *** Good to know *** You will receive the link to start the tour in an email directly after booking.

Wuppertal: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Wuppertal: Self-Guided Outdoor Escape Game

Experience a unique outdoor escape game right on your smartphone. Take on the role of a profiler who travels back in time to solve a tricky case. Complex challenges await you in this adventure that will lead you deeper and deeper into the swamp of organized crime. The puzzles are location independent, so you can look forward to tricky and exciting tasks. But after each level, you'll learn interesting facts about the environment around you. While solving the puzzles of this thrilling case, you'll wander past some of Wuppertal's most fascinating sights. Grab your smartphones and head to the starting point to get started. Whether you work together as a team or split into smaller groups and teams, you can expect an exciting walk with breathtaking sights and relaxing breaks. Solve tricky puzzles, combine clues, discover surprising facts about each location, and enjoy the freedom to walk at your own pace. This game is ideal for escape game enthusiasts and puzzle fans who are looking for a challenging challenge for their group and don't want to miss out on the city's interesting locations.

Wuppertal: Beginners Diving Course With Certified Instructor

Wuppertal: Beginners Diving Course With Certified Instructor

Learn how to dive with the care of a certified instructor as your guide. Travel from the diving base with your equipment to the pool, and get your feet wet with practical and theoretical instruction from your diving instructor. Leave your course with a certificate of participation as a souvenir.Your diving journey begins at your meeting spot, where you’ll travel with your instructor to either an outdoor or indoor pool to begin your lesson. Your instructor will guide you on how to pack the equipment you need – all provided for you in this course – to dive at the pool. Once you arrive at the pool, your instructor will conduct an introductory lesson on the theoretical, and then practical steps to diving. Next, get hands-on and learn how to assemble the equipment. Your instructor will show you tips and tricks to diving, including balancing exercises and more. Enjoy your first dip in the water with your equipment, and practice the theoretical work you just took in with your instructor. Once you’ve got a few reps in, your instructor will teach you how to properly care for and disassemble your equipment beside the pool. Your diving experience concludes with a debrief with your instructor, and the handover of certificates of participation – a souvenir of your first diving experience. Collect your personal items and head back to the base together.

Wuppertal: Discover Scuba Diving Pool

Wuppertal: Discover Scuba Diving Pool

When you join a Discover Scuba Diving program, you will experience excitement and adventure, freedom and serenity. Nothing compares to the feeling of weightlessness of breathing underwater. Surely you have seen movies or documentaries on TV that have shown the beauty and uniqueness of the underwater world. But this cannot be compared to being there "live", not even as a 3D movie. You are still unsure whether you want to book an Open Water Diver course and want to see first how it is to go into and under water with equipment, to breathe there and to move around? Our Discover Scuba program offers the best opportunity to get to know the basics of diving. The Discover Scuba program offers in an approx. 1.5 hour introductory course in the pool an insight into the diving equipment, a few hand signals for communication and with the help of the instructor the first feeling of weightlessness under water.

Wuppertal: Murder Crime Game Self-Guided Interactive Tour

Wuppertal: Murder Crime Game Self-Guided Interactive Tour

Solve a murder and at the same time see all the highlights of the city center of Wuppertal. Play this unique game with a group of friends or your family. You will receive instructions, a photo sheet and an answer form in advance via email. You'll also receive a map of the city where the murder took place. The center is divided into sections where you have to look for a location where you can take a group selfie. Once you've located the spot, send a selfie via WhatsApp to your game instructor. If the location's correct, they'll send you the next clue about the murder. As you walk along the nicest places in the centre of the city, you will collect more and more clues about the murder. These clues will then need to be combined to find out.. ... who is the murderer? ... where did the murder take place? ... what was the murder weapon? ... when did the crime happen? ... who is the victim? During the game you will have enough time to enter a cafe or shop that you pass and to admire some of the highlights of Wuppertal.

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What people are saying about Wuppertal

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(3 reviews)

A really great experience in a family atmosphere, very loving people who accompanied and instructed us throughout the entire course :) Thank you!!

The visit to the Neandertal Museum exceeded our expectations, very well designed, explained in detail, varied, it was a real enrichment.

Very uncomplicated, informative, exciting design. We have done this type of city tour several times. This one is one of the best.

Very interesting exhibition. Also designed to be child-friendly (optimally from around 7 years old).

Super nice team, everything was well organized. diving spot was breathtaking