Harbour Christmas Market at the Chocolate Museum Cologne

Hafenweihnachtsmarkt Schokoladenmuseum Köln

Classy Christmas highlight in Cologne!

Against a picturesque backdrop directly on the Rhine, the Cologne Harbour Christmas Market at the Chocolate Museum will once again enliven the gateway to the Rheinauhafen and add a maritime facet to Christmas Cologne. Here, your guests will experience an extraordinary atmosphere and a various Christmas offering. Numerous artisans and restaurateurs invite you to stroll through the sea of white pagoda tents. The square in front of the Chocolate Museum has been a proven address among Cologne’s Christmas markets for over 20 years. The location near the Old Town and directly on the Rhine is one of the most beautiest in Cologne and be reached in a few minutes on foot via the Rhine promenade from the Old Town/Dom and the city center. The market place, together with the chocolate museum, the listed harbor swing bridge (Cologne’s oldest preserved bridge over the Rhine) and the Malakoffturm (the historic watchtower at the harbor entrance of Cologne and the modern art’otel, forms the entrance to a completely newly developed city district – the Rheinauhafen.

The Cologne harbor Christmas market in the most beautiful ambience and with an extraordinary motto as “Christmas market on the water” becomes an extremely exciting and attractive destination for your guests. A visit to the chocolate museum or a ride on the Cologne Ferris wheel rounds up the experience.

Special tip: From 26th December 2022 to 8th January 2023, the Christmas market will be transformed into a New Year’s market – perfect for a relaxing stroll at the turn of the year with food, drinks and a ride on the Ferris wheel.

From 18.11. to 23.12.2022
open daily from 11.00 – 22.00
Fridays and Saturdays even until 22.00!
Admission is free!