At a glance
Schildergasse is Cologne's most popular shopping street and also one of the most-visited shopping streets in Germany. Its highlight is the Weltstadthaus, which resembles a huge glass whale. Inside the "whale" is the Peek & Cloppenburg clothing store. Along Schildergasse you'll also find other major department stores such as Galeria Kaufhof, H&M and Zara. And of course there's no lack of shoestores. The streets around Schildergasse also offer great shopping opportunities.