December 6, 2013

Ruhr Museum, Essen

Photograph by Dirk Kruell, laif/Redux

Opening night patrons flit through the Ruhr Museum in Essen, Germany. Built in a former coal washing plant, the museum showcases the cultural and natural history of the Ruhr region.

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