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CentrO Hauptstrasse-Oberhausen.jpg
Interior view of CentrO
Location Oberhausen, Germany
Address Neue Mitte Oberhausen
Opening date 12 September 1996
Architect Rhode, Kellermann, Wawrowsky
Total retail floor area 87,000 sqm
Website http://www.centro.de/
Mall and promenade of CentrO, Oberhausen

CentrO is part of a large commercial development in Oberhausen, Germany, called the "Neue Mitte" or "new center".

The development was rather controversial, with neighbouring municipalities opposing the project, fearing a loss of sales in their city centers.[1]


  1. ^ Basten, Ludger: "Die Neue Mitte Oberhausen: Ein Großprojekt der Stadtentwicklung im Spannungsfeld von Politik und Planung"; Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel, 1998 (in German). ISBN 3-7643-5903-X

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Coordinates: 51°29′30″N 6°52′36″E / 51.49167°N 6.87667°E / 51.49167; 6.87667