Beuys & Bike #4: Krefeld

100 years Joseph Beuys


On the trail of Joseph Beuys by bike

Beuys & Krefeld

There are also many traces and references to Joseph Beuys in Krefeld. The Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, which houses the only spatial installation in NRW, is located in his birthplace. Not far away, at Alexanderplatz 5, you will also find the Beuys family home.

Length: 62.7 km
Vertical meters: 156 m
Duration: 3 h 31 min

The special Beuys moment on the road:

Without having to travel far, you can find a spatial installation in Krefeld just like the one Beuys created.

The perfect Instagram motif:

Capture the play of light on Joseph Beuys Square in front of the Kaiser Wilhelm Museum. Being an artist yourself in an art-filled environment.

The Beuys quote fits this stage:

"Art = Man = Creativity = Freedom"

Fat burning:

2,870 kcal yields approx. 390 grams of butter

Detailed information on the various highlight locations on the route can be found at Tourismus NRW .

You can find the complete Beuys & Bike bike route on our website.

Photo: Beuys residence © Johannes Höhn

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