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German Sports and Olympic Museum

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Address: Rheinaustr. 1, 50676 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 49-221-33-609-0
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Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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This museum documents the history of the Olympic Games and the success of...

This museum documents the history of the Olympic Games and the success of German Olympians.

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Nice place for sport-interested people. There could be seen a F1 Renault from 1995 that Schumacher used to race in and also the balls from different football forums hosted in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2016
Dimitar M
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Woy Woy, Australia
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic museum. Alot of interactive activities for the young and old. Great displays throughout time including both German and International sporting heros. An excellent few hours spent by any sports enthusiast. Excellent collection of memorabilia. €6 entry.

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

This was unusual with lots of exhibits on sport and the Olympics. Loved seeing all the Olympic torches since 1936 including 2012. Some interactive exhibits which were fun. Pleasant cafe on the banks of the Rhine to enjoy a meal or snack.

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Thank Stevejdp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Nice place for sport-interested people. There could be seen a F1 Renault from 1995 that Schumacher used to race in and also the balls from different football forums hosted in Germany

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Iran
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

By going to the Olympic Museum Cologne, increase your knowledge about the history of the Olympics. The location of this museum is more interesting. On the one side is close to Chocolate Museum. And is also in line with the Rhine.

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Thank Mehdi V
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed this museum. Have many good things. Would highly recommend it to anyone of any age . Football pitch on the roof which is fun to play on

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Thank socksH15
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Very informative and the vast collection of items throughout this museum is amazing. Lots to see and read & really interesting. Highly recommend anyone to visit & worth the entrance fee.

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Thank Cheryl B
Essex, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum, it's really well stocked with interesting Olympic memorabilia and many moments to relive on the TV screens. My highlight was seeing how huge Shaquille O'neal's basketball trainers are at a European 59! Great relaxing cafe downstairs too.

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Thank Heather t
Madrid, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

We went there in late afternoon. It closes at 7p.m. A bit short and I expected to see more things. The F-1 car from " the Kaiser" was the most eye-catching thing. The oldest staff was very approachable and very kind to attend us and explain every part of the museum.

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Thank Miguel V
Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

This museum is next to the chocolate museum by the Rhine river so very easy to find, if you like your sports you should visit, there are certain sports you can interact with.

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Thank Daibhidh P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This place is excellent there are all sorts of interesting memorabilia from just about every sport and it's very interesting to see. It doesn't look like much but see past the lack of rasmatas and you'll find something to interest you a must for all proper sport fans! The section on the 1936 Berlin Olympics was particularly well done!

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