All history museums and attractions to visit in Cologne

Cologne (Germany) is a good place to visit if you are interested in history. Below we list all 5 history museums in Cologne, to lose yourself in the place's cultural heritage and local history.

Are you a real history buff and are you looking for the best history museums to visit in Cologne? These are the ones:

  1. Roman-German Museum1

    Roman-German Museum

    The Romano-Germanic Museum (Roman-German Museum) is an archaeological museum in Cologne that holds and exhibits Roman artifacts from the Roman settlement of Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium, the Roman settlement on which the city of Cologne is built. The museum can be seen as an archaeological sit
  2. Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum2


    The Rautenstrauch-Joest Museum is a museum of ethnography in Cologne that arose from a collection of over 3500 items belonging to ethnographer Wilhelm Joest. The museum answers questions such as: How do people live their lives at different times and in different parts of the world? And what connects
  3. Kölnisches Stadtmuseum3

    Kölnisches Stadtmuseum

    The Kölnisches Stadtmuseum (Cologne CIty Museum) is a museum in Cologne that is housed in The Zeughaus, the city's former arsenal. The building was built between 1594 and 1606 and has served as a museum since 1958. It is built on the remains of the Roman city wall. Exhibits of the permanent exhibiti
  4. Museum fur Ostasiatische Kunst4

    Museum fur Ostasiatische Kunst

    The Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst (Museum of East Asian Art) is a museum in Cologne that specializes in East Asian art that started off with the collection of Adolf Fischer (1856 - 1914) and his wife Frieda (1874 - 1945). The museum houses the most important collection of art from China, Korea and
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    Kölner Karnevalsmuseum

    The Cologne Carnival Museum (Kölner Karnevalsmuseum, KK Museum) is the largest carnival museum in Germany. The museum is divided into two sections with the exhibition on the history of the carnival and the adventure area.

All museums in Cologne