Memorials & Wells in Cologne

Adolf Kolping statue ©Sandra Schlieper

The statue in memory of Adolf Kolping stands in front of the Minoritenkirche church in Cologne.

Adolf Kolping statue
Albertus Magnus statue ©Norbert Jaehrling

The Albertus Magnus statue stands in front of the main building of the University of Cologne.

Albertus Magnus statue
Angel statue ©Sandra Schlieper

In the inner courtyard of the Cologne Museum of Applied Art there is a statue of an angel.

Angel statue
Fish Fountain ©KölnTourismus GmbH, Dieter Jacobi

The St. Martin neighborhood begins at the Fischmarkt square, the site of the Fischbrunnen.

Fish Fountain
Winged car ©Sandra Schlieper

On April 25, 1991, the “Golden Bird” landed on the staircase tower of the Cologne City Museum.

winged car
Women’s Fountain ©Sandra Schlieper

The Women’s Fountain is located in the inner courtyard of the Farina House.

Women’s Fountain
Pixies’ Fountain ©Sandra Schlieper

Visitors crossing the Roncalliplatz will find the Pixies’ Fountain.

Pixies’ Fountain
Jan von Werth statue ©koelnerfoto

In the center of the Alter Markt stands a fountain with a statue of Jan von Werth.

The Jan von Werth statue
Jupp Schmitz statue ©Sandra Schlieper

A statue in memory of the poet and comedian Jupp Schmitz is located on the square named after him.

The Jupp Schmitz statue
Love locks ©KölnTourismus GmbH, Dieter Jacobi

Thousands of individually decorated “love locks” now decorate the Hohenzollern Bridge over the Rhine.

“Love locks”
The Ostermann Fountain ©Sandra Schlieper

The Ostermann Fountain, which was completed in 1939, stands on the Ostermannplatz square.

Ostermann Fountain
The Cologne water level meter ©Sandra Schlieper

The “Kölner Pegel,” installed in 1951, measures the water level of the Rhine.

Cologne water level meter
Kaiser Friedrich III equestrian statue ©Sandra Schlieper

The Kaiser Friedrich III equestrian statue is at the Hohenzollernbrücke bridge.

Kaiser Friedrich III equestrian statue - Memorials & Wells
Kaiser Wilhelm II equestrian statue ©Sandra Schlieper

In Cologne you find the only equestrian statue depicting Kaiser Wilhelm II.  

Kaiser Wilhelm II equestrian statue
King Friedrich Wilhelm III equestrian statue ©Sandra Schlieper

The equestrian statue of Friedrich Wilhelm III, stands on Cologne’s Heumarkt.

King Friedrich Wilhelm III equestrian statue
King Friedrich Wilhelm IV equestrian statue ©Sandra Schlieper

At the Hohenzollernbrücke bridge stands an statue of King Friedrich Wilhelm IV.

King Friedrich Wilhelm IV equestrian statue
Römerbrunnen (Roman Fountain) ©Sandra Schlieper

 

The famous Roman Fountain is next to Cologne´s Burgmauer.

Roman Fountain
The Theo Burauen Fountain ©Sandra Schlieper

At the Cologne City Hall you find the Theo Burauen Fountain.

Theo Burauen Fountain
Tünnes and Schäl ©www.koelntourismus.de

The statues of the figures, stand across from the church Groß St. Martin.

Tünnes and Schäl statues
The Willy Millowitsch statue ©Sandra Schlieper

On the Willy-Millowitsch square stands the statue honoring the actor Willy Millowitsch.

Willy Millowitsch statue
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