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Cologne Destination Guide

Delve into Cologne in Germany!

Cologne in the region of North Rhine-Westphalia with it's 963,395 residents is a place located in Germany - some 297 mi (or 479 km) West of Berlin, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Cologne in Germany

Local time in Cologne is now 07:42 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Berlin" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: The Hague, Haarlem, Arnhem, Amsterdam, Brussels or Aachen. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 67 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1015.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 19th of June 2018
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of June 2018
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Thursday, 21st of June 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)


Unwetter Köln 03 07 2010 Heumarkt Thund...

07:00 min ( July 06, 2010 by menldb)
Views: 4,190 - Rating: 5/5

Samstag 3. Juli 2010, Köln am Heumarkt. CSD und WM Public Viewing (Deutschland-Argentinien) eine Stunde vor dem Spiel. Tausenden waren unterwegs und dann rollte dieses Gewitter über die Stadt. Satur...

Drawing Graffiti Letters - First Footbal...

10:26 min ( November 19, 2012 by TheDKDrawing)
Views: 1,010 - Rating: 5/5 Part 2 This is the football club i support and the city that i love. Cologne, Germany! 1. FC Köln für immer! Like me on Facebook and subscribe me if you like my videos! Weekly i am ...

Cologne City

04:33 min ( September 03, 2008 by BusinessCologne)
Views: 3,183 - Rating: 5/5

Are you looking for your favourite place to live and work, to invest or just to visit? Then come to Köln (Cologne), the 2000 years old powerful and still young city on the Rhine. Be inspired by these...

Bermuda Triangle B&B video Cologne - Bu...

01:14 min ( June 29, 2011 by Budgetplaces)
Views: 3,012 - Rating: 0/5 The beautiful Bermuda Triangle B&B is located in the centre of Cologne, near the busy Neumarkt and Rudolfplatz. In just 15 minutes walk you will be at the largest Gothic cathedral...

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Cologne during the next days.


Certified Customer Value Architect, Köln

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Certified Service Design Thinker, Köln

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LifeSwitch Workshop

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Das Gründer-Team-Matching

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Belgium - Panama

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Booste Dein Business Mit ECommerce-Marketing. Einfach. Lukrativ. (Webinar)

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Starte Deine Karriere Mit ECommerce-Marketing. Einfach. Lukrativ. (Webinar)

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Starte Deine Karriere Mit ECommerce-Marketing. Einfach. Lukrativ. (Webinar)

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Infoabend Für Locals In Köln Am 18.06. Um 19 Uhr

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A. Samuil, D. Popov, A. Vinogradov, Tschechischer Philharmonischer Chor Brno, P. Fiala, Gürzenich-Orchester Köln, D. Kitajenko: Rachmaninow, Rimskij-Korsakow, Taneev

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Interesting facts about this location

Glockengasse Synagogue

The Synagogue in Glockengasse was a synagogue in Cologne, that was built according to the plans of the architect of Cologne Dome Ernst Friedrich Zwirner . It was built in the area of the previous Monastery of St. Clarissa, where a modest hall of prayer had been erected in the years of the French occupation and had been closed in 1853 because unsafe.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.93, 6.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Former synagogues in Germany, Moorish Revival architecture in Germany, Moorish Revival synagogues, Places of worship in Cologne, Religious buildings completed in 1861, Synagogues destroyed during Kristallnacht

Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium

Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium was the Roman colony in the Rhineland from which the German city of Cologne developed. It was the capital of the Roman province of Germania Inferior and the headquarters of the military in the region. With the administrative reforms under Diocletian, it became the capital of Germania Secunda. Many artifacts from the ancient city survive including the arch of the former city gate with the inscription 'CCAA', which is today housed in the Romano-Germanic Museum.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.93, 6.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:History of Cologne, History of Germany, History of Rome, Roman towns and cities in Germany


A-Musik is a record label for experimental music, a record distributor and a music store. A-Musik is based in Cologne and was founded by Georg Odijk in 1995. The A-Musik record label also runs sub-labels Fuji Rekodsu and Sieben. A-Musik shares its offices with the Sonig label, run by Jan St. Werner and Andi Toma from Mouse on Mars with Frank Dommert.

More reading: A-Musik homepage
Located at 50.93, 6.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Alternative rock record labels, Culture in Cologne, Electronic music record labels, Experimental music record labels, German independent record labels, Record labels established in 1995


4711 is a brand of Eau de Cologne by Mäurer & Wirtz, a subsidiary of the Dalli Group owned by the Wirtz family. It is produced in Stolberg near Aachen, Germany.

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Located at 50.93, 6.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Companies based in Cologne, Fragrances

EL-DE Haus

EL-DE Haus, officially the NS Documentation Center of the City of Cologne, located in Cologne, is the former headquarters of the Gestapo and now a museum documenting the Third Reich. The building was at first the business premises of jeweler Leopold Dahmen, and the building takes its name from his initials. In 1934, the Nazis rented the building from him and turned it into the headquarters of the secret police, the Gestapo.

More reading: EL-DE Haus homepage
Located at 50.93, 6.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia, Gestapo, Museums in Cologne, World War II museums in Germany

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