German authorities safely defused the bomb. Dortmund has adapted since the collapse of its century long steel, coal and beer industries. He has had to work with changing majorities in the local council. Retrieved 26 April Dortmunder Footballclub Dortmund Giants e. These bombing raids, with more than 1, aircraft, hold the record to a single target in World War II.
Retrieved 24 April The central train station Dortmund Hauptbahnhof is the third largest long distance traffic junction in Germany. Member of the German Bundestag, former Federal Minister. After it was destroyed by a fire, the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa had the town rebuilt in and resided there among other places for two years. With Zinedine Zidane unable to make an impression for Juventus against the close marking of Lambert,    Dortmund lifted the trophy with a 3—1 victory. It is also the largest city in the Ruhr agglomeration.
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Arsenal Bayer Leverkusen Lyon Valencia. It is Germany's largest football stadium with a maximum capacity of 81, spectators. Ottmar Hitzfeld is the club's most successful coach, having won both the Bundesliga and Supercup twice. Retrieved 17 August The city has a long tradition of music and theatre.
In , Count von Mark joined forces with the Archbishop of Cologne and issued declarations of a feud against the town. The trains that run on the line are in fact lightrails as many lines travel along a track in the middle of the street instead of underground further from the city centre. Dortmund is home to many cultural and educational institutions, including the Technical University of Dortmund and Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts , International School of Management and other educational, cultural and administrative facilities with over 49, students, many museums, such as Museum Ostwall , Museum of Art and Cultural History , German Football Museum , as well as theatres and music venues like the Koncerthaus or the Opera House of Dortmund.
Borussia Dortmund also table tennis team playing in the first Bundesliga. Dortmund is one of the most successful clubs in German football history. Clubs concentrate in and around the city centre Wallring and in the Kreuzviertel district. A new Tourist Information center right next to the U-Tower, gives visitors a quick overview of the tourist attractions in the City and Ruhr Area.
The new opera house is one of the biggest theaters in Germany. Members of the Hanseatic League by Quarter. Dortmund is often called the Herzkammer der SPD roughly translated as heartland of the Social democrats , which is the politically dominant party in the city. List of twin towns and sister cities in Germany. Almost all their descendants today speak German as a mother tongue, and for various reasons they do not identify with their Polish roots and traditions, often only their Polish family names remaining as a sign of their past.
Dortmund had more than years of brewing tradition, some of the oldest breweries in Westphalia are founded around the Old Market in Dortmund. The museum is located in an old prison and had a reputation as Die Hölle von Westdeutschland The hell of western Germany. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikivoyage. In , the airport served 1,, passengers mainly used for low-cost and leisure charter flights.
It is located close to the Dortmund Hauptbahnhof and is part of an art and culture mile between the creative center Dortmund U-Tower and the Theater Dortmund , founded to preserve, conserve and interpret important collections of football memorabilia. Since , Dortmund's shirts have been sponsored by Evonik. The trail links tourist attractions related to the industrial heritage in the whole Ruhr area in Germany.
Some other famous cabaret-stages are the Fletch Bizzel and the theatre Olpktetal. With the Mayday and Syndicate festivals, the Westfalenhalle Arena has become one of the most important techno strongholds in Europe. This page was last edited on 3 April , at
In —09 , the club approached Mainz 05 head coach Jürgen Klopp. Retrieved 26 April It features artists from around the world. The Klusenberg , a hill that is part of the Ardey range, is located just north of the Hengsteysee and the highest point of Dortmund
- The Borsigplatz is probably one of the best known squares in the Nordstadt. On the morning of 31 March , it came to the sad culmination of this French-German confrontation. In Dortmund becomes capital of French satellite Ruhr department. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikivoyage. Michael Zorc as sporting director is responsible for the first team, the coaching staff , the youth and junior section, and scouting. Borussia Dortmund enjoys the highest average attendance of any football club in Europe, at 80, per match —
- The stadium is the largest in Germany and Dortmund has the highest average attendance of any association football club in the world. They did this three matches before the break, sharing the record for having achieved this earliest with Eintracht Frankfurt —94 and 1. Like every other organisation in Germany, Borussia was dissolved by the Allied occupation authorities after the war in an attempt to distance the country's institutions from its so-recent Nazi past. Members of the Hanseatic League by Quarter. Like a Phoenix Rising from the Ashes and exemplary for structural transformation - This was the title of an article in the online version of Neue Zürcher Zeitung of the urban livability and new exceptional architecture in Dortmund. Places adjacent to Dortmund.
This figure excludes player transfer fees, VAT and other sales-related taxes. Rebuilt and modern reconstruction around St. The stadium is the largest in Germany and Dortmund has the highest average attendance of any association football club in the world. FC Kaiserslautern Holstein Kiel 1. Retrieved 28 July
Dortmund was historically a Protestant -dominated city. The most important cabaret event is the RuhrHOCHdeutsch, which is one the most successful cabaret festival in Germany. Retrieved 1 November Since 9 May , the fences disappeared and the Phoenix See has been completed. In the seat of the first Vehmic court German: