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50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is in the heart of Cologne and at this time of year is occupied by an atmospheric Christmas market. If you are short of Christmas Tree decorations you've come to the right place. You can also buy lovely but expensive leather goods, woollen hats,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Oystercatcher
Reviewed 1 week ago

You couldn't reaaly see the square itself but there was a beautiful decorated christmasmarket. We spent quite some time here. Also there is a big parking garage under the square

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anke H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heumarkt can be regarded as the activity center of the town as there are many shops, restaurants, cafes and market stalls around all the time not necessarily on festive periods. You can find people clustering around with fun and joy. As a starting point from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited during Advent, as the Heumarkt is set up with tiny cabins selling specialty foods, serving gleuwein, and with a lengthy ice rink set up in the middle. This is a really fun place to sight see, people watch, drink and eat on a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Intlxpatr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The square is home to a Christmas market during winter. This is one of the larger Christmas markets in the city with the unique distinction of having an ice-rink. It also has some fairground rides making it a fun place to be. So if you...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the spots where a lot is always happening. In Christmas you will find a Christmas market here, too. Surrounded by some old buildings, it's a charming square to visit. Shopping, cafes and restaurants nearby.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lmsk2014
Reviewed October 6, 2018

This is a lovely spot to visit. There is always a lot going on and is therefore popular with the tourists as well as the locals. If the sun shines it is great to stop and enjoy a drink in one of the many establishments...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChristinaBirtles
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Visited 3 times on a short trip - its central to many things and has some excellent places to eat and drink, from around the world. Will definitely recommend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SylandSarah
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Excellent area for shopping and eating with a wide choice of establishments. Easy to get to whether walking or using public transport.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stuart P
Reviewed September 14, 2018

Typical average German market, few nice bits to take home for the family, but plenty of rubbish too im afraid. Just not that into looking through the rubbishy bits perhaps.

Date of experience: July 2018
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mimima2014
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Response from Sait E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, pretty sure it is open on Xmas day. Cheers
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