Tourist Information


The neanderland with the Neander Valley at it´s very heart, is characterized by its long history. Traces of its changeful past are visible at many places in the region to this day: distinctive, often extraordinary architecture from all eras marks the region – from the Roman fort to the medieval castle and the typical slated houses of the Bergisches Land to the modern sacral building. Stroll through picturesque village centres, discover historic buildings with new uses, browse in bookshops or glance at the stars – and get to know the region with all its facets.



Düsseldorf, the state capital of Northrhine-Westphalia, holds many highlights for all tastes and interests in store and was again voted city with one of the best quality of life indexes worldwide.

Where to stay – hotels

Looking for a hotel in the famous Neander Valley? We recommend following hotels. (special arrangement for visitors of the Neanderthal Museum)

More accommodation can be found here

Food and drink

If you are looking for a restaurant in the surrounding of the museum, we recommend: