4711 Eau de Cologne / Kolnisch Wasser/ 4711-Traditionshaus, Cologne

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Still using the original recipe from more than 200 years ago, 4711 Eau de Cologne / Kolnisch Wasser/ 4711-Traditionshaus is the home of the famous 4711 cologne. Dive into the world of fragrances here, and learn about the history of this famous perfume. Peruse the scented candles, lotions, and other items, and perhaps purchase a bottle of the scent direct from the source. For German-speakers, tours and fragrance workshops are offered once a week. Private tours are available in various languages; book ahead online. To visit 4711 Eau de Cologne / Kolnisch Wasser/ 4711-Traditionshaus and get the most from your holiday in Cologne, create itinerary details personal to you using our Cologne trip planning tool .
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  • When in Rome, sorry Cologne you have to buy some Eau de Cologne.(Koelnisch Wasser.) and where else to buy it but in the original address. I have feeling thought that it might have been a bit cheaper e...  more »
  • This would have been interesting! but it was shut for refurbishment in August. Consider the House of Farina ( the nemesis of house 4711) they were open.  more »
  • You should visit this institution because the product outside has an unrecognized name. Is very interssant even though the scent is not my taste...
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