Attractions & Culture in Cologne
The Gothic Cathedral not only is the city’s distinctive feature but also Germany’s most visited attraction.
Cologne’s Old Town has a distinctive historical charm.
Cologne’s highly diversified museum scene offers something for every taste.
The newly designed Rheinauhafen waterfront complex is an attractive district of Cologne.
The Cologne Opera offers productions that are outstanding for their music and staging.
Parks & Gardens
You can find green lungs everywhere in the city. They are ideal open spaces for recreation and walks.
Cologne boasts twelve Romanesque churches that are adorned with countless sculptures, and paintings.
The Turkish-Islamic Union for Religious Affairs is building a huge new mosque.
The synagogue is the largest religious and cultural centre for the Jewish communities in Cologne.
Memorials & Wells
Without its countless characteristic memorials and wells, Cologne wouldn’t be Cologne.
Theatres & Stages
Excellent international ensembles fascinate theatre aficionados with top-perfomance delights.
Cologne's beautiful environs are ideal for day excursions by car or bike.
Cologne - from a Roman colony to a cosmopolitan city.
Cologne is vibrant with outstanding events all year round. A multi-faceted programme awaits you.
Further attractions in Cologne
Travelers’ Choice Destinations Award 2015
Cologne is the 5th of the 10 best destinations in Germany.
Tourist attractions and cultural events play a major role in the vibrant metropolis of Cologne. The city on the Rhine has plenty to offer in this regard. Everybody is probably familiar with Cologne Cathedral, which is always worth a visit. But the city also offers many other attractive highlights to culture-focused travellers and Cologne residents...