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

Cologne: Night Watchman Tour (Costume Tour in German)

Product ID: 72297
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Experience medieval life in Cologne before street lighting was invented on a tour with the night watchman.
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Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Find out what parts of town were home to beggars and the dishonest
  • See where members of various trade guilds would have lived
  • Experience Cologne in the dark
Full description
No one knows the nighttime streets of medieval Cologne better than the night watchmen, who ensure law and order when respectable citizens have long since left the city’s streets.

On this costume tour through northern Cologne's old town, you will learn who pursued their trade at night, where the dishonest and the beggars lived, and on which nights the inhabitants of Cologne cultivated magical customs.
  • Guided tour with certified tour guide

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Meeting point

Roman gate at the Cologne Cathedral.

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• Free cancellation up to 24-hours before the start of the tour
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Entdecke Köln

Product ID: 72297