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Where can one get a great breakfast in the morning?
Are there any cultural highlights, museums?"Hello, i will be inn Nurnburgring from 2 september to 4 september and i hope opel museum is open this weekend??, is that posible to get a guidet trip in opels factory? and when is museum open?? Best recards Bjørn Lerudsmoen from Norway" (posted 07/26/2016)
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Are there any points of interest or local attractions?"Hello! I would like to visit Opel Museum in Russelhaim very much. Is it possible? Could you please give me any information how I can do it? Edward" (posted 09/10/2015)
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Travel Insider Tips for Rüsselsheim
Since 1961 Rüsselsheim participates in a programme of international town partnership. A regular exchange of culture and sports takes place between the four partner towns. Among other things, there are regular competitions between the four towns: Évreux, Rugby, Varkaus, and Kecskemét.
The car manufacturer Opel is in an ideal transportation location with many motorway connections and direct train connections to Mainz (Mainz vacation rentals | Mainz travel guide), Frankfurt (Frankfurt vacation rentals | Frankfurt travel guide) am Main, Wiesbaden (Wiesbaden vacation rentals | Wiesbaden travel guide) and Darmstadt (Darmstadt vacation rentals | Darmstadt travel guide). It has resulted in the establishment of many businesses and the attraction of many commuters in Rüsselsheim.
Things to See in Rüsselsheim
The Rüsselsheim Theatre provides 865 seats in stalls and tiers. The theatre’s programming consists of plays, concerts, operas, operettas, musicals, ballets and dancing.
The Rüsselsheim Museum, which was designated in 1980 with the Council of Europe’s museum award as a "Model Museum," focuses in particular on the development of labor procedures and labor conditions from prehistory to the present.
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More about the History of Rüsselsheim
Rüsselsheim emerged from a settlement of the Count of Katzenelnbogen. The name of the town evolved over the course of time evolving from Rucile(n)sheim to its current form. In the year 1435 the high noble Count John IV of Katzenelnbogen was first to cultivate Riesling in Rüsselsheim. His administrator bought new vines for 22 Schilling documented in the annual reports. in the following years Riesling showed up down the river Rhine and up the River Mosel. Rüsselsheim’s comeback in the history of wine took place in 18th. and 19th. century, when famous wine-growing estates in the Rheingau recultivated their vineyards with vines of the Rüsselsheim and Flörsheim Area (Allendorf, Rheingauer Weinbauverband EV 1980).
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Rüsselsheim is the largest town in the Groß-Gerau district in the Rhein-Main region of Germany. It is one of seven special status towns in Hesse and is located on the Main, only a few kilometres from its mouth in Mainz. The suburbs of Bauschheim and Königstädten are included in Rüsselsheim. Rüsselsheim has attained international recognition through the presence of the car manufacturer Opel.
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