Beggen district is one of Luxembourg City’s 24 neighbourhoods and is located at the northern edge of the City.
Beggen is characterized by a large foreign population.
Area: 4 km2
Characteristics of Beggen
The Beggen district, inhabited essentially by foreigners, is made up of a main artery with many shops and small perpendicular, residential streets with detached houses with gardens.
The emblem of this neighbourhood is the impressive Beggen church bell tower, which dates from 1965 surrounded by the Alzette River and the railway track. There are many shops and services on the main road.
With Eich to the south, Dommeldange district to the east and Mühlenbach to the west, this neighbourhood is spread around one main artery, the Rue de Beggen, which links the main city of Luxembourg to the commune of Walferdange.
Good to know about Beggen district
Schools: there is a Primary school in Beggen and nurseries, one of which uses the Montessori method.
Transport/bus: Bus n°11 and 23 runs through this neighbourhood.
Our Opinion about Beggen
Despite being a district with a lot of passers through, the main road is a main thoroughfare, Beggen still has nice walking trails and bike paths in the natural green settings of the Eecherfeld and the Mont Dommeldange.