The German Sport and Olympic Museum, Cologne
(3.6/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
The German Sport and Olympic Museum documents the history of the Olympic games with a very hands-on experience. Discover more about famous German Olympians, and try your hand at some of the sports, such as weightlifting or cycling in a wind tunnel. See old uniforms and equipment, as well as many photos and articles, and learn about life as an Olympic athlete. For a quick game of soccer, head up to the roof, which is outfitted with an Astroturf soccer field. Themed tours of the museum are offered in many languages; you can check online in advance if you wish. Using our online itinerary creator, Cologne attractions like The German Sport and Olympic Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I had an hour to kill and was near this museum so I popped in to check it out. I was surprised that the entire time I was in the museum, that was it - just me, just one customer! The story starts with...  more »
  • We were partners in the restaurant at the Sports Museum. So far, we were always satisfied with the food. This time we had to get but bad meat. Although we have brought back the food, we got no substitute! After dinner we had become bad and had all day significant (health) problems that return name of food has been denied with the argument, that everything should be good.
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  • The German sports and Olympic - Musum is worth a visit. Also the surrounding sights of the Rhine from port are very interesting.
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  • If you're a sports person you should visit this museum. It has 2 floors of sports memorabilia and two sports areas on the roof (very nice view from there).
  • Fantastic museum covering a long history of German sport. Seeing Michael Schumacher's 1995 Benetton F1 car was a great start to the tour.
  • Any sports fan will enjoy this place, especially for the rooftop kick about at the end!
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  • Simply Brilliant ! A must see for sports buff.