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  • Welcome to Cologne

    The world feels at home in Cologne, where people meet for a Kölsch, a chat or simply a laugh. Life in Cologne is vivacious.

  • Take a trip through 2000 years of history and visit cultural monuments from the Roman Empire to modern times.

  • Cologne provides over 250 hotels with a total capacity of more than 26,000 beds.

  • "Drinking a Kölsch is more than just drinking a beer: it´s like drinking an entire culture." (NYT, 5/07)

  • Enjoy the world-famous traditional Cologne Carnival and several top events throughout the year.

  • Prime location in the heart of Europe and exemplary infrastructure also a multitude of highly specialised modern economy.

  • Cologne’s Schildergasse is the most-visited shopping street in Germany.

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Cologne A-Z

You want information about Cologne - in english? Take a look at these websites.

For citizens
Administration of Cologne

Service for citizen and things to know

For tourists
Tourist broard information
Information and service for tourists


Airport Cologne Bonn
Flights, transports, parking

Cologne Convention Bureau

contact partner

Cologne Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Comprehensive information for foreign investors


Museums of the city of Cologne

Municipal museums of Cologne

The world of chocolate in cologne

Eating and drinking

Gaffel Kölsch
One of the famous Cologne beer brands

Brewery and brewhouse


Amphi Festival

gothic and alternative music open air


Festival Committee of the Cologne Carnival

Cologne Pride/CSD

Festival for gays, lesbians and all of us

Summer jam

Reggae, dancehall and world music festival

Leisure time

Claudius Therme

one of Europe's most beautiful thermal baths


fun, action, adventure - theme park


Cologne Cathedral


1. FC Köln

Cologne's first football club

Köln Marathon

Germany’s most cheerful marathon

Lukas Podolski
Cologne's most famous football player

Trade fair

Cologne's trade fair
Schedule of trade fairs

Art Cologne

200 international galleries showcased Classic Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art


Interactive games and entertainment

imm Cologne

interior design trade fair


The world’s leading imaging fair

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