Insel Hombroich

Nordrhein-Westfalen  >  Germany

An out in the open modern art museum, surrounded by some beautiful ponds and forests with lots of birds.

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Most recent update 7 February 2021


Insel Hombroich in Holzheim near Neuss is a museum in the open air with the motto "art parallel to nature". The museum consists of several parts. first and foremost a park-like landscape (Sculpture Park) with scattered exhibition buildings where modern and contemporary art is exhibited. The forests and ponds hold many birds. Among the birds you can see are Ruddy Shelduck, Common Teal, Common Kingfisher, Song Thrush, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, Garden Warbler, European Goldfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker and Eurasian Green Woodpecker.



Access by public transportation and car. Parking spots available. Entry into museum is 15€. Click on the P in the map to get directions. A circular walk through the park as indicated on the map below is about 3 km.

Terrain and Habitat

Forest , Wetland , Grassland , Scattered trees and bushes



Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Summer


Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform



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