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Old Town (Altstadt), Dusseldorf

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Old Town (Altstadt) is one of the few places in the world you can taste the renowned Altbier (Old Beer) brand of dark beer. It's brewed from a traditional recipe known only to a few master brewers since the 19th century. Steeped in long history and tradition, the area is widely known as the longest bar in the world. Its network of narrow pedestrian streets covers just 0.5 sq km (0.2 sq mi). Take a look at our Dusseldorf trip itinerary builder to schedule your visit to Old Town (Altstadt) and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Filled with restaurants and bars aimed at tourists and drink youths this part of the city can be fun especially when looking for Alt beer and pigs knuckles. Worth an evening but that is about it  more »
  • It is known as the world longest bar. Indeed it was. At every corners, there are bars selling their own beer. It was a an adventure going there every night to go bar hopping. The beer was good and the...  more »
  • Great atmosphere in the old part of Duesseldorf. Lot s of Restaurants and bars to choose from with tables outside. Very relaxing to have a meal there alone or with associates and friends. It s a mix o...  more »