Cologne: 2000 Years of Sex & Crime City Tour (in German)

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Cologne: 2000 Years of Sex & Crime City Tour (in German)

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Discover Cologne in a unique way and immerse yourself into the themes of passion, lust, sin and sometimes even murder and manslaughter. Learn everything about the development of moral concepts from the Middle Ages to the present day.

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  • Embark on a journey through time and learn about changing sexual morals; from Roman times through the Middle Ages to the present day
  • Find out how prostitution was organized, how adulterers were dealt with and how this was all connected to passion and murder
  • Follow your guide to gloomy places and listen to stories of murder and manslaughter in the city center of Cologne
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Experience a diverse tour to sinful places and learn about changing moral values over the centuries. While homosexuality and brothel visits were socially acceptable in Roman times, they were illegal and punishable during the Middle Ages. Listen to grim stories about times when lust and passion were used as a means to an end, and sometimes as motives for murder and manslaughter. Learn more about sexuality in the Middle Ages and listen to the stories about easy girls and dark fellows on this entertaining tour. Hear about how the Romans dealt with sexuality and how attitudes towards lust and passion changed in the Middle Ages. Find out what happened to adulterers and what was going on in the town baths. Follow the trail of crimes of passion and explore the cathedral city in a unique way.
  • Guided tour with certified guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers must fill out a travel information form
    • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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    Roman gate at the Cologne Cathedral.

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    Does what it says on the tin

    We were lucky enough to have a private tour, no one else had registered for this tour. So we roam five (including tour guide Ina) through Cologne and tell all kinds of interesting stories about sex and violence. Can anyone interested in this tour, it was very entertaining and we all had fun

    August 14, 2017

    Very interesting and great story!

    It was a lot of fun for us despite the winter weather! Our guide was great! She spoke really exciting and captivating and you could really put yourself in the times and stories. And it's great when they are connected to places you've been to so often. Gladly again!

    December 16, 2018

    Ina is a great guide!

    October 12, 2019

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