Even as far as Scandinavia and the Baltic region reached the trade relations of Neuss. Today the Neuss-Düsseldorf ports are the third largest inland port, with a cargo handling of nearly 16 million tons.
Visitors to the city of Neuss with more than 150,000 inhabitants enjoy the inviting atmosphere with its Rhenish lifestyle. The magnificent late Romanesque Basilica St. Quirin and historical sights of interest are to visit. Cafes, romantic gardens and shopping areas contribute to an enjoyable relaxed stroll through the city.
Neuss boasts a lively cultural scene. Visitor magnets are the Shakespeare Festival at the Globe Theatre and the world-famous museums "Insel Hombroich" and "Langen Foundation". Sports enthusiasts enjoy the indoor ski centre and the racecourse Neuss with varied sports facilities in the inner area e.g. a disc golf course and horse racing on the track. The highlight of the numerous events in Neuss is traditionally celebrated on the last weekend of August. Then the Neuss Bürger-Schützenfest (marksmen´s festival with procession and fun fair) attracts up to a million visitors to Neuss.
Neuss invites you to discover the city.