Offenbach am Main is situated to the east of Frankfurt and is the fifth largest city in the state of Hesse. With museums such as the German leather goods museum or the Rosenheim-Museum and venues such as the Capitol, visitors to the town will never be bored. Furthermore, a Museumsufer festival takes place once a year and Offenbach organises the ‘Night of Museums’ annually with the city of Frankfurt.
In Offenbach it is particularly the industrial sectors, services, the automobile and retail industry that dominate economically. The German Meteorological Service also has its head office in Offenbach.