Art, history, architecture and spirituality form a harmonious tapestry in this spectacular collection of religious treasures of the...
Museum für Angewandte Kunst
The Museum für Angewandte Kunst consists of a series of period rooms tracing European design from the Middle Ages to today. Keep an eye...
Cologne's Third Reich history is poignantly documented in the NS Documentation Centre. In the basement of this otherwise mundane-looking...
Repertory theatre based at the Schauspiel, in the same massively remodeled complex as the Opernhaus (opera). The box office for both is...
Classic French cooking by chef Jean-Claude Bado stars at this prim little bistro that's one of Cologne's most popular restaurants. The...
Glockengasse 22-28 · interesting places nearby
Haus 4711 information
A classic gift for mum is a bottle of eau de cologne, the not terribly sophisticated but refreshing perfume created - and still being produced - in its namesake city. The most famous brand is called 4711, named after the number of the house where it was invented, which now houses a shop, Haus 4711 . Outside, up on the facade, note the cutesy carillon with characters from Prussian lore parading hourly from 9am to 9pm.