KIT – Kunst im Tunnel
Young artists – many from the local art academy – get the nod in this underground exhibition space housed in a spectacularly adapted...
Heinrich Heine Institut
For a literary kick, swing by the Heinrich Heine Institut, where letters, portraits, first editions and manuscripts document this famed...
Spearing the sky at the southern end of the Rhine promenade, the Rheinturm has an observation deck at the 168m level of its overall...
Roncalli’s Apollo Varieté
No German skills are needed to enjoy the line-up of acrobats, comedians, magicians, artistes and other variety acts performing under the...
This traditional bakery is an institution that has people queuing patiently for its excellent breads and cakes. Buy the fixings for a...
K21 Ständehaus information
Lonely Planet review
A stately 19th-century parliament building forms the incongruous setting of the cutting-edge K21, which brims with canvases, photographs, installations and video art created after 1980 by an international cast of artists. Look for works by Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer, Bill Viola and the late Nam June Paik.