Guided-tour through the European Astronaut Centre


Theme Specific Tours

The stars are within your reach. Together with Cologne Tourist Board you and your guests will discover exclusively the European Astronaut Centre (EAC) which is onsite the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Cologne-Wahnheide. The European Astronaut Corps will be trained at EAC for space missions, especially on the International Space Station (ISS). A lecture at the cinema hall and an excursion of the training area – the centerpiece of EAC – are part of the program. Following the guests can ask questions about the work of EAC, the space training, as well as the manned spaceflight in general.





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Transfer from/to city center is not included in the below stated prices. If needed, we are pleased to book your transport by bus against surcharge. Guides tours can be booked on workdays from 5:00pm to 7:00pm and on o request also available onthe weekend. Max. size per group: 25 persons. Registration requirement: latest 15-20 min. before the start of the tour at DLR gateway. Official photo identification or passport is required and must be shown on the spot. In advance to your guided tour through the European Astronaut Centre the following information must be provided 14 days before the fixed date of the tour latest: 1. given name 2. surname 3. date of birth 4. nationality 5. address People who are not mentioned on this list or whose information is incomplete cannot participate on the tour. Due to the fact that the EAC is a dynamic workspace, circumstances, such as PR activity or astronaut training, may lead to alterations or the cancelation of the tour. Space Time Concepts reserves the right to cancel or alter fixed tours on short term notice. In such cases Space Time Concepts strives to provide you with a timely, alternative tour date. Please consider this when you are planning your trip. The data required for the tour of all group participants will be forwarded by KölnTourismus GmbH to Space Time Concepts GmbH. Space Time Concepts GmbH will forward this data immediately to the visitor registration of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Cologne, Porz. The KölnTourismus GmbH as well as the Space Time Concepts GmbH delete the personal data after successful forwarding or after conclusion of the event.


KölnTourismus GmbH

Dates overview

Wednesday, the 20.03.2024

00:00 until 10.12.2035 00:00

Guided-tour through the European Astronaut Centre

Kardinal-Höffner-Platz 1
50667 Köln

+49 (0)221 346 43 0

+49 (0)221 346 43 59 429


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