03.07.2022 - Between Bodies and Place
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Address: Emscherstrasse, 45329 Essen
Time (CEST): 15:00 - 17:00
The Schurenbachhalde is located at the "Heßlerstraße". It can be reached by car via the "A42". Leave the freeway at the exit "Essen-Altenessen" and drive on the "Heßlerstraße" in the direction of Essen Katernberg. After one kilometer turn left onto "Emscherstraße". There are parking facilities under the freeway bridge. The stairway and access for the footpath are located at "Emscherstraße".
From Essen main station you can reach the Schurenbachhalde with the U11, among others. Get off at the stop "Heßlerstraße" and walk along "Heßlerstraße". After 400 meters turn left onto "Fritzstraße". Follow the footpath where "Fritzstraße" ends to get to the staircases. If you take the first left on the hiking trail and walk steadily uphill at each turn, you will also reach the Schurenbachhalde this way.
The Schurenbachhalde is a 50 meter high earth mound and requires a climb of about 20 minutes. This can be done directly via the stairway or via a serpentine ascent around the mound. There is no shelter, seating, or toilet facilities on the mound.
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Address: Rübezahlstraße 33, 45134 Essen
Time (CEST): From 18:00
From Schurenbachhalde, Kunsthaus Essen can be reached by car in about 30 minutes. From "Emscherstraße" first turn right onto "Heßlerstraße" and after 500 meters half left onto "Karlstraße". At the end of "Karlstraße" turn left onto "Wilhelm-Nieswandt Allee". Continue on the "Altenessener Straße". Follow the course of the road via "Unsuhrstraße" onto "Karolingerstraße". Follow the course of the road via "Schützenbahn" and "Helbingstraße". Approximately 400 meters after the underpass at the main train station, first turn left onto "Kronprinzenstraße" and then right onto "Ruhrallee". Follow the "Ruhrallee" for approx. 3 km until it becomes "Wuppertaler Straße". Turn right onto "Frankenstraße" in the direction of "Baldeneysee/ Rellinghausen". Take the next left onto "Rübezahlstraße". The Kunsthaus is located after approx. 300 meters on the left side.
By public transport, the Kunsthaus can be reached from Schurenbachhalde in about 1 hour. First go to the stop "Heßlerstraße" and take the U11 in the direction of "Essen Messe W.-Süd/ Gruga". At the main station, change to line 105 in the direction of "Finefraustraße" and get off at the "Finefraustraße" stop on "Frankenstraße". Walk right along "Frankenstraße" and after about 100 meters turn right onto "Finefraustraße". The Kunsthaus is located at the end of "Finefraustraße".
The bar of the Kunsthaus is located on the first floor and is barrier-free accessible. There are two gender-free restrooms on the second floor, accessible via the stairwell. The first floor is not accessible by elevator or lift. The restrooms are not advertised for people with disabilities, but are spacious enough to use with a wheelchair.