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Monuments and well in Cologne

Monuments and fountain

Cologne is abundant equipped with monuments and well. Who visits the Cologne city for example, a large number of well-known monuments can visit in relatively small area.

Tab monument Kaiser Wilhelm II.

Reached Cologne by train, you ride in many cases over the impressive Hohenzollern bridge and can a look at the equestrian monument Emperor Wilhelm II. throwing.

Pigeon fountain

West of the main of the Cathedral is the screw-like pigeon fountain was built in 1953. Still and quiet here rinnt water from a basalt block through the spiral coils.

Heinzelmännchen fountain

Cross the Roncalliplatz is equal to from the "Brauhaus early" the Kabouter fountain . "" Hardly a monument is so typical of Cologne. The legend of the good men do the work of the lazy in the night is lovingly passed by the Kölnern for centuries.

Roman fountain

From the Cathedral, the comedy road leads up to the castle wall, in addition to the the famous Roman fountain,. Franital Brantzky built him already 1915 but heavy Kriegszerstörungen made 1955 a restoration required. The Wolf, according to legend the Roman city founder Romulus and Remus säugte towers on a column.

Wing car

On the stair Tower of the Kölnischen Municipal Museum (Arsenal), consisting of 16. Century originates, landed the golden bird to the 25." April 1991. The action artist HA trains had this wing car within the two-week art action "fetish car"created."

Angel statue

The trail continues up to the Museum of applied arts on the arsenal and the wide road. In the freely accessible courtyard is in a well one through seven metre high Angel statue with a painter range in the hands. It is the former main master of the Cologne painting school, Stefan Lochner, dedicated, and in 1953 was awarded his 500. Todestages inaugurated.

Joseph Frings monument

Near the Town Hall on the Laurenzplatz is the Joseph Frings monument. The former Archbishop and Cardinal considered urban legend after he in Lifaqane after the war the "coal managed"guthieß, what as "fringsen"the way the slang found."" "

Jupp Schmitz monument

Parallel to the high road is the poet and Krätzchensänger (Krätzchen = 's) Jupp Schmitz on a same place a named after him monument set been.  


Equal to a corner further in the upper mars doors in the courtyard of Farina House is the Fraubrunnen. Circle created shows the structure of Anneliese Langenbach, women of different nationalities and ages.

Jan of Werth monument

It is now just a short distance up to the old market, the largest old town square and one of the most important Cologne sights at all. In the middle of the square, a well with the Jan of Werth monument is since 1884.

Willy Millowitsch

On the Heumarkt now get to the iron market, where the actors Willy Millowitsch to living a monument donated was proof of the immortality of Cologne Urgesteins.

Fish well

Here starts the Martin areas with the fish market on which the fish fountain is.

Paolozzi well

North on the promenade below the Museum Ludwig has the Rhine Garden established the gives recovery in summer. Here is another highlight: the Paolozzi well gives many children in summer cooling.

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