Hattingen is a town in the northern part of the Ennepe-Ruhr-Kreis district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Hattingen is located on the south bank of the River Ruhr in the south of the Ruhr region. The town was first mentioned in 1396, when the Duke of Mark granted permission to build a city wall. Today, Hattingen has a picturesque historic district with Fachwerk built between the 14th and 16th centuries. The old city is still partly surrounded by the city walls today.
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Hattingen, Ennepe-Ruhr-Kreis, Germany
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