Cologne’s Schildergasse is the most-visited shopping street in Germany.
Eau de Cologne
The historic Farina-house is situated opposite the Town Hall. In the world's oldest fragrance factory you can see where the fascinating history of Eau de Cologne and modern fragrances began. Find out more
27th February - 4th March 2014 The "crazy days" of Carnival are celebrated with parties on the streets, in public squares and in pubs. Find out more
The world’s largest computer games trade show ‘Gamescom’ is moving up to the next level. From 14 – 17 August 2014, numerous new game products and hardware innovations will be showcased at the Cologne trade fair.
Swimming, relaxing, sipping cocktails and enjoying the famous Rhine panorama - summer in Cologne is special. The Cologne people like to spend their free-time in the the green zone - just for relaxing and barbecue.