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  2. North Rhine-Westphalia
  3. Cologne

Cologne: Historical Crime Tour in German

Product ID: 70015
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Experience a medieval crime tour through Cologne's old town and learn all about the crimes and punishments of the time. Listen to exciting stories about the red-light district but also about witch burnings.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
German
Wheelchair accessible
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Embark on a journey back in time to Cologne's medieval criminal history and experience a city tour of a special kind
  • Immerse yourself in stories about gallows birds and witches and learn all about the former executioner's profession
  • Take a stroll through the beautiful old town, find a witch at the town hall's tower and hear what punishments were typical at the time
Full description
Embark on a journey back in time to medieval Cologne and follow in the footsteps of past crime. Discover the shocking punishments given out.

Stroll through Cologne's beautiful old town and enjoy yourself on a city tour of a special kind.

Learn all about crime and punishment in the middle ages on a sociable tour through Cologne's old town and hear what reflective and speaking punishments meant in those times.

Listen to stories about gallows birds and witches and learn all about the duties and the reputation of executioners in the past.
Includes
  • City tour in German
  • BVGD-certified guide

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Römertor am Dom between Domturmfassade and KölnInformation.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Minimum age for participation: 16 years
• This tour is only available in German
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 17 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.9/5
Organization
4.7/5
Value for money
4.8/5
Safety
4.8/5

Organized by

Entdecke Köln

Product ID: 70015