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  1. Germany
  2. North Rhine-Westphalia
  3. Cologne

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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Duration 2 hours
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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

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Roman gate at the Cologne Cathedral.

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• Minimum age: 18-years-old
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Product ID: 75959