It has about 30, students and a wide range of subjects in of physics , electrical engineering , chemistry , spatial planning and economics. Retrieved 8 August The world's least stressful cities. Not taking the fluctuation of war years into account, the population figures rose constantly to , in The Kreuzviertel is characterised by old buildings, the majority of which come from the turn of the 20th century to Moreover, Dortmund is the largest city by area and population in the Ruhr Area , an urban area with some 5.
Westfalenstadion and Stadion Rote Erde. In the years leading up to , the English King even borrowed money from well-heeled Dortmund merchant families Berswordt and Klepping, offering the regal crown as security. In , Dortmund was classified as a Node city in the Innovation Cities Index published by 2thinknow. Radical workers formed a Red Army who fought the freikorps units involved in the coup. The department of design has its own campus at Max-Ophüls-Platz while the departments of social work, economics, computer science and architecture are housed in several buildings next to the Technical University of Dortmund campus in the suburb of Eichlinghofen.
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In —97 the team reached its first European Cup final. The financial frame is 4. The West park is the green lung of the Kreuzviertel and in the months between May and October a centre of the student urban life. Today Hörde is a part of Dortmund with restored old buildings combined with modern architecture. The Westfalenstadion is the home stadium of Borussia Dortmund, Germany's largest stadium and the seventh-largest in Europe. There is also a pumped-storage plant on this reservoir, named Koepchenwerk.
The city's baseball club is Dortmund Wanderers play in the first Bundesliga. Dortmund has a large Muslim community with more than 30 Mosques. Retrieved 3 November There is also much equipment for children to spend their free time.
In the same year, however, the team surrendered a commanding position atop the Bundesliga by losing four of their last five league games and finishing second, three points behind champions München. The Botanischer Garten Rombergpark , or informally Rombergpark, is an extensive municipal arboretum and botanical garden located in the south of the city center of Dortmund. Sprawling residential areas like the North, East, Union and Kreuz district sprang up in less than 10 years. The simple but successful postwar rebuilding has resulted in a very mixed and unique cityscape. Views Read Edit View history. Consequently, respective figures have been corrected, which resulted in a statistical loss of 9, inhabitants in Dortmund.
This developed into the youngest population of Dortmund is living and created a district with art house cinemas to ethnic stores, from exotic restaurants to student pubs. The RN has a circulation of over , copies daily. In the first cornerstone was laid on the Phoenix area. Clubs concentrate in and around the city centre Wallring and in the Kreuzviertel district. Nearly half the municipal territory consists of waterways, woodland, agriculture and green spaces with spacious parks such as Westfalenpark and Rombergpark. Together with the renatured Emscher, the Lake forms a water landscape of 33 hectares, which, as a linking area, is an important element of the Emscher landscape park.
Borussia Dortmund has the highest average attendance of any football club worldwide. Arsenal Bayer Leverkusen Lyon Valencia. The team was missing key players from the start of the season when they played Real Madrid in the '98 semi. Nearly half the municipal territory consists of waterways, woodland, agriculture and green spaces with spacious parks such as Westfalenpark and Rombergpark.
As a result of the city's post-industrial decline, the population fell to just under , in Dortmund's fortunes then steadily declined for a number of years. The collection includes paintings, sculptures, furniture and applied art, illustrating the cultural history of Dortmund from early times to the 20th century. Every year, the Juicy Beats music festival turns the Westfalenpark into a huge festival ground for pop, rap, electro, indie, alternative, reggae and urban beats - most recently with over 50, visitors.
- Dortmund plays in the Bundesliga , the top tier of the German football league system. 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. The Nordstadt is an industrial urban area that was mainly developed in the 19th Century to serve the Westfalenhütte steelworks, port and rail freight depot. Dortmund then went on to beat Brazilian club Cruzeiro 2—0 in the Intercontinental Cup Final to become world club champions. Retrieved 27 August Möller missed the first leg as did Kohler who missed both games in the tie.
- Archived from the original on 23 December Rudy beendet Dortmunds starke Serie: With around companies like Boehringer Ingelheim and Verizon Communications and more than 8, employees, TechnologiePark Dortmund is one of the most successful technology parks in Europe. The Sparkassen Chess-Meeting has been hosted in Dortmund since
Precipitation evenly falls throughout the year; steady rain with some snow , prevails in the wintertime, isolated showers dominate the summer season. Borussia Dortmund Full name Ballspielverein Borussia 09 e. Moreover, Dortmund is the largest city by area and population in the Ruhr Area , an urban area with some 5. The Museum am Ostwall known as Museum am Ostwall until is a museum of modern and contemporary art. Other important fairs open to consumers include Intermodelbau, the world's biggest consumer fair for model making, and one of the leading fairs for youth culture YOU. The stadium is currently the largest football stadium in Germany with a capacity of 80, spectators, and hosted several matches in the World Cup , including a semi-final.
Cities in Germany by population. Clubs Introduction Promotion to 2. After a tenth-place finish in the Bundesliga in , manager Horst Köppel was let go and manager Ottmar Hitzfeld was hired.
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For other uses, see Dortmund disambiguation. Between and more than 66, people were imprisoned in the Steinwache prison. Dortmund is situated in the temperate climate zone.