Landscape Park Duisburg Nord
The landscape park duisburg nord is one of these projects.
Landscape park duisburg nord. The park is located on the site of the disused duisburg meiderich steelworks. It was designed in 1991 by latz partner peter latz with the intention that it work to heal and understand the industrial past rather than trying to reject it. The landscape park duisburg nord in germany s ruhr area was created in the 1990s as one of about 100 projects that were implemented in the course of ten years in the framework of the internationale bauausstellung iba emscherpark. Landschaftspark is a public park located in duisburg meiderich germany.
The existing fragments were to be interlaced into a new landscape. Its approximately 180 hectare site unites industrial heritage nature and the highlight of the park a fascinating light installation which bathes the park in colourful light at night. Breathtaking views from blast furnace 5 the entire park covers an area of about 180 hectares. The idea was to integrate shape develop and interlink the existing patterns that were formed by its previous industrial use and to find a new interpretation with a new syntax.
The duisburg nord landscape park is an absolute magnet in the ruhr area. The emmericher straße crosses the cycle route shortly before the dive centre nullzeit. The ruhrtalradweg is in the immediate vicinity. The highlight of your visit is a detour to the 70 m high platform of blast furnace 5 from where you have a breathtaking view over duisburg and the west of the ruhr area.