Dinslaken is situated at the border between the Ruhr-area and the Lower Rhine-area. While the Ruhr-area is industrial characterised the Lower Rhine-area is characterised by wide open spaces mainly used for agriculture, with a low degree of industrialization. City hall, open air theatre, “Dachstudio”, multifunctional hall in the “Ledigenheim-Lohberg” theater “Burghofbühne”, Museum, Jazz Initiative and free music scene characterises the creative scene in Dinslaken.
Dinslaken is very good accessible by railroad and motorway. About 70.000 inhabitants are living in Dinslaken.