The Dark Ages in Cologne

Travel back to Medieval Times

Cologne today is a city full of culture, music, drinking, and happiness where everyone is welcome. But it hasn’t always been that way. On our Dark Side of the Dom tour, you will explore the gloomy side of Cologne’s past focusing on the city’s Medieval history with a few jumps to some of its more recent history.

The only tour of its kind in English!

Dark Ghost Tour Cologne

The Dark Side of the Dom tour is one of our more historic tours and focuses on the stories and legends from the Dark Ages in Cologne. During the evening, we’ll head through our center city from our meeting place next to the Friedrich Wilhelm III. Statue at Heumarkt. Be prepared for witches, ghosts, murderers and just the pure misery of living in Medieval Times.

The tour starts at 8 p.m. in October, at 7 p.m. in November and at 6 p.m. in December at Heumarkt and lasts approximately 2 hours. Tickets cost 13€ per person.

The upcoming dates

September, 8 p.m.


November, 7 p.m.




December, 6 p.m.




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Ghost Tour Cologne

Do you want to see even more of Cologne? Check out our free walking tours and neighbourhood walks!