Visiting Cologne Germany... recommendations?

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  1. europe

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    Greetings,
    Will be in Cologne Germany next month (April 2015). Are there any must-see's in the aviation (or even general history) vein nearby?
    Would appreciate any and all opinions!
    Jon
     
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    Obviously the Cathedral, but Chris (Der Adler is Gelandet) can probably offer more suggestions as to what's worth seeing in and around the city.
     
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    Definitely make a visit to the Cathedral...there is a great deal of history there.

    Ghosts_Cologne-DomCathedral_Mar1945[720].jpg
     
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    I was thinking of just that photo, and the original series of wartime prints, when I posted my reply.
     
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    There are many great things in Cologne. It is an amazing city. Been there many times.

    Must sees:

    Cologne Cathedral
    The 12 churches in the old city
    K├Âlner Rathaus
    Overstolzenhaus
    The 3 medieval gates
    EL-DE Haus (Nazi Documentation Museum)
     
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