Vestiges from the ancient settlement include a Roman arch from the former town wall outside the Dom and the Römerturm, a tower standing...
The Kölnisches Stadtmuseum, in the former medieval armoury, explores all facets of Cologne history. There are exhibits on Carnival,...
Cologne's Third Reich history is poignantly documented in the NS Documentation Centre. In the basement of this otherwise mundane-looking...
Busy, loud and boisterous, Päffgen has been pouring Kölsch since 1883 and hasn’t lost a step since. In summer you can enjoy the...
Tapas is served until late in this cosy vaulted cellar and romantic courtyard. Gobble up the jamón (smoked ham), stuffed peppers,...
Gereonskloster 2-4 · interesting places nearby
St Gereon information
Cologne's most eccentric-looking church is St Gereon, which grew from a late-Roman chapel into a massive complex lidded by a 10-sided dome decorated with delicate ribbed vaulting.