Things to do in Cologne

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    Kölner Dom

    Kölner Dom

    Ranked #1 overall in Cologne things to do
    9.1116 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Church
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    The city’s top attraction and for good reason. A visit to Cologne’s gothic Cathedral should be one of the first things you do. First simply walk around and marvel at ...

  • 2
    Hohenzollernbrücke Bridge

    Hohenzollernbrücke Bridge

    Ranked #2 overall in Cologne things to do
    9.024 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Bridge
    Popular withArtsyHistoryBackpackers

    This Bridge in Colonge is beautiful whether on day or at night. Here enjoy your walking and sight-seeing.

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    Kölner Zoo

    Kölner Zoo

    Ranked #3 overall in Cologne things to do
    9.218 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    This is a great zoo by international standards. Everything is clean and organized. It was cool to check out the animals. Probably would be more fun if you have kids.

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    Ranked #4 overall in Cologne things to do
    9.511 reviews
    Entertainment, Theme Park
    Popular withAdventureFamiliesOutdoorsy
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    Ranked #5 overall in Cologne things to do
    8.88 reviews
    Shopping, Mall, Shopping Center
    Popular withFamiliesBusinessSolo Female

    If you are in Cologne and looking to shop, the Schildergasse (Shield Alley--from history in the Middle Ages) is the place to visit. If social validation serves as any measure, ...

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    Globetrotter Store

    Globetrotter Store

    Ranked #6 overall in Cologne things to do
    8.88 reviews
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureBackpackers

    The ‘Globetrotter Store’ is a travelers’ paradise! It holds the widest and coolest collections of travel equipments ever seen! It is not only great for shopping, but incredibly entertaining!

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    Ludwig Museum

    Ludwig Museum

    Ranked #7 overall in Cologne things to do
    9.47 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyTrendstersHistory

    One of the world's best modern art museums, it boasts an impressive Picasso and Russian avant-garde collection in addition to pieces by Warhol and Lichtenstein. If you have time for ...

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     Roman-Germanic Museum (Römisch Germanisches Museum (RGM)

    Roman-Germanic Museum (Römisch Germanisches Museum (RGM)

    Ranked #8 overall in Cologne things to do
    8.88 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    Roman culture on the Rhine? They’ve got it right here. Objects from early Roman settlements in the area on display, including containers, coins, Roman glass and more. Good stuff for ...

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    Flora und Botanischer Garten

    Flora und Botanischer Garten

    Ranked #9 overall in Cologne things to do
    10.06 reviews
    Outdoors, Garden
    Popular withOutdoorsyGreenFamilies

    This beautiful public Garden is situated near Zoo in the north of Cologne. It was under authority from Queen Augusta and was rebuilt in the Last few years. Today is ...

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    Cologne Chocolate Museum

    Cologne Chocolate Museum

    Ranked #10 overall in Cologne things to do
    9.76 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Candy Store, Guided Tour
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesHistory
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