How to get in : Do not go to the scientific conference you are supposed to. Wander in the Ruhr area. Protect you camera from the pourring rain. Climb the blast furnace.
Operation started in 1854. The building has been abandoned since 1987. The Henrichshütte iron and steel mill has been founded in the 1864. During the best times of this facility more than 10,000 men and women were employed here. In order to be able to use the full capacity of this plant for the construction of a new sintering plant the river Ruhr has been moved.