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One of the best-known addresses in Cologne is Glockengasse 4711, where the company Kölnisch Wasser began the campaign ... More
One of the best-known addresses in Cologne is Glockengasse 4711, where the company Kölnisch Wasser began the campaign which was to end in world-wide popularity. In the original neo-gothic house, just opposite the Oper -house, there is still the 4711 perfumery which sells the original eau-de-cologne ('Echt Kölnisch Wasser'). The bells on the side of the house play tunes, among which is the Marseillaise - a reminder of the French influence present when eau-de-cologne began its climb towards success.
The first traces of the Zeughaus , in which weapons were kept date from the 14th century. Around the year
1600 a new armoury was planned and built, which already included objects gained during Cologne's long history of military ...
The financial district of Cologne is guarded by the church of St Andreas whose tower overlooks the crossroads below. The
crypts beneath the nave house (built in 1220) has the remains of the famous Dominican scholar Albertus Magnus, teacher ...
The Zeughaus houses the Kölnisches Stadtmuseum . On top of the tower is a winged golden car which has apparently
nothing at all to do with the old building underneath it. The Fiesta, which was produced in Cologne, was ...