Culture fans will not only be able to enjoy a particularly wide selection of events in the Ruhr region, but also at a particularly low cost. The new RuhrKultur.Card offers access to 20 museums, eleven theatres and three culture festivals in 16 towns and cities for free or at reduced prices. The annual ticket, which is now being introduced by Ruhr Tourismus, offers one-off free entry to all RuhrKunstMuseen art museums from 1 January to 31 December 2019, including the Museum Folkwang in Essen, the Osthaus Museum Hagen and the Centre for International Light Art in Unna, as well as a half-price ticket for the RuhrBühnen theatres, including the Schauspielhaus Bochum, the Theater Dortmund and the Deutsche Oper am Rhein in the Theater Duisburg The Card also offers a 50 percent discount on one event ticket each for the Ruhrtriennale, Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen and Ruhrfestspiele Recklinghausen festivals. Each card purchaser also receives a copy of the RuhrKultur.Guide free of charge, which provides an overview of the cultural offerings in the region.
The RuhrKultur.Card is available now and costs 45 euros.