There is also a pumped-storage plant on this reservoir, named Koepchenwerk. The last municipal election was held on 25 May Visions is a German music magazine with a circulation of approximately 35, Today some of the most reputed shops, department stores, and labels have their stores here.
Borussia Dortmund also has a women's handball team playing in the first Bundesliga. Dortmund's city centre offers a picture full of contrasts. Together with the renatured Emscher, the Lake forms a water landscape of 33 hectares, which, as a linking area, is an important element of the Emscher landscape park. The Emscher is a small river and has its wellspring in Holzwickede , east of the city of Dortmund, and flows west through Dortmund. Dortmund is also home to a number of medium-sized information technology companies,  many linked to the local university TU Dortmund at the first technology center in Germany named Technologiepark Dortmund opened in the s.
Dortmund comprises 62 neighbourhoods which in turn are grouped into twelve boroughs called Stadtbezirke , often named after the most important neighbourhood. Dortmund features characteristics of densely populated areas as for example the occurrence of urban heat islands is typical. The downtown of Dortmund still retains the outline of the medieval city. During the 19th century the area around Dortmund called Ruhr attracted up to , ethnic Poles , Masurians and Silesians from East Prussia and Silesia in a migration known as Ostflucht flight from the east. Moreover, Dortmund is the largest city by area and population in the Ruhr Area , an urban area with some 5.
Dortmund has adapted since the collapse of its century long steel, coal and beer industries. Dortmund is home to Ballspielverein Borussia 09 e. Retrieved 10 February The city has a 4-year primary education program.
Hörde is borough in the south of the city of Dortmund. The new opera house is one of the biggest theaters in Germany. The lowest point can be found in the northern borough of Brechten at
Dortmund has adapted since the collapse of its century long steel, coal and beer industries. Dortmund was historically a Protestant -dominated city. Since the end of the war, the SPD has held a relative majority in the town council - except from to
The event was planned as a Love Weekend, with parties throughout the region. Dortmund calls itself Sportstadt City of Sports. With the Mayday and Syndicate festivals, the Westfalenhalle Arena has become one of the most important techno strongholds in Europe. Thus, the city today is characterized by simple and modest post-war buildings, with a few interspersed pre-war buildings which were reconstructed due to their historical importance. German authorities safely defused the bomb. The New York Times.
Dortmund is situated in the temperate climate zone. The collection includes paintings, sculptures, furniture and applied art, illustrating the cultural history of Dortmund from early times to the 20th century. Visions is a German music magazine with a circulation of approximately 35,
This page was last edited on 3 April , at Each day, it produces a minute regional evening news magazine called Lokalzeit Ruhr , a 5-minute afternoon news programme, and several radio news programmes. The Steinwache is a memorial museum of the exhibition Widerstand und Verfolgung in Dortmund — Resistance and Persecution in Dortmund , which demonstrates the persecution under National Socialism with many photographs, short texts and sometimes with reports from contemporary witnesses. Almost all their descendants today speak German as a mother tongue, and for various reasons they do not identify with their Polish roots and traditions, often only their Polish family names remaining as a sign of their past. The region has adapted since the collapse of its century-long steel and coal industries and shifted to high-technology biomedical technology , micro systems technology and also services.
- Other important fairs open to consumers include Intermodelbau, the world's biggest consumer fair for model making, and one of the leading fairs for youth culture YOU. Dortmunder Footballclub Dortmund Giants e. Today with a population of
- The Westenhellweg has one of the highest rents for retail and office space in North Rhine-Westphalia. The Steinwache is a memorial museum of the exhibition Widerstand und Verfolgung in Dortmund — Resistance and Persecution in Dortmund , which demonstrates the persecution under National Socialism with many photographs, short texts and sometimes with reports from contemporary witnesses. It was part of Grand Duchy of Berg between and before passing to Prussian rule. In Coalmining pit Minister Stein closes, marking the end of more than years of coalmining in Dortmund  and the city subsequently became a regional centre for hi-tech industry.
Retrieved 3 April Borussia Dortmund also has a women's handball team playing in the first Bundesliga. For other uses, see Dortmund disambiguation.
Verden until Warburg? Freistuhl was in Dortmund, in a square between two linden trees , one of which was known as the Femelinde. It features artists from around the world. According to Der Spiegel , it is the most congested motorway in Germany. Today it is developing an inspiring young artist scene, with more and more students thanks to cheaper apartments near the university and a vibrant gastronomy. With 1, animals belonging to species the Dortmund Zoo is the second largest in the Ruhr Valley.
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Tourism in Dortmund is a fast-growing economic factor every year: The Museum am Ostwall known as Museum am Ostwall until is a museum of modern and contemporary art. After it was destroyed by a fire, the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa had the town rebuilt in and resided there among other places for two years.