One of Düsseldorf's most famous highlights is, of course, the Königsallee shopping boulevard, the so-called "Kö". Also the old town centre is definitely worth a visit. Numerous historic restaurants and buildings like the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen art collection and the birth house of the famous poet Heinrich Heine await you there.
Düsseldorf is famous for its annual carnival. The city also impresses with several cultural highlights like the Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus theatre, the Deutsche Oper am Rhein opera house or the Goethe Museum. Modern and classic architectural styles go hand in hand in Düsseldorf and especially at the MediaHarbour, where you can visit the famous Gehry buildings. Special recommendations for families include Benrath Palace, the Neanderthal Museum, Neuss Alpine Park and the Aquazoo Löbbeke Museum.