Dortmund Opera House: seashell landmark
It has been called a tortoise, a seashell or simply a dome: However you describe it, Dortmund Opera House is an iconic structure that certainly stands out! Situated directly next to the former city walls at the gateway to the city centre, its extraordinary architecture attracts is a real eye-catcher.
The building next to the Stadtgarten gardens was constructed between 1958 and 1965, among other things from steel – of course, what else? After all, the Ruhr Region is known for its steel, coal and beer.
Opera House / Dortmund Theatre
(only in German)