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Pocket Guide: Haymarket Haymarket Hotels

Haymarket is in Old Town, a walkable, business-friendly area. There are many convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops here. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront, while others visit for the local theater. Staying at a hotel near Haymarket makes it easy to explore all of the attractions in the greater Cologne area.

More to see near Haymarket

While in Cologne visiting Haymarket, you can also explore other activities and attractions in the region. Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore.

You can spend a leisurely afternoon outside at Stadtgarten, Volksgarten, or Forstbotanischer Garten Koln. With a shopping trip to Shops at City Center Porz, Rathaus Galerie, or Bonn Marketplace, you might find that perfect souvenir. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Rheinau Harbour, LANXESS Arena, and Rhein Energie Stadium.

You can buy tickets to live performances at Theater am Dom, Cologne Philharmonic, and Musical Dome. Study the collections at Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Kolumba-Diocesan Museum, or Schnuetgen Museum. Swing by Praetorium, Augustusburg Castle, and Falkenlust Castle to learn about local history. St Maria im Kapitol, Great St. Martin Church, and Cologne Cathedral are significant monuments.

Hours of family fun are waiting at Claudius Therme, Cologne Cable Car, and Odysseum. A few of the most popular sights in the area include Alter Markt, Romano-Germanic Museum, and Volkstheater Millowitsch. Haymarket, Galerie Der Spiegel, and Museum of Applied Art are other must-sees.

Getting to Haymarket

Arrive at the Cologne (CGN-Cologne - Bonn) airport, and then travel 7.7 miles (12.4 km) to Old Town to see Haymarket. Duesseldorf (DUS-Duesseldorf Intl.) is the next closest airport, 24.9 miles (40.1 km) away. If you want to take public transport, the closest metro station is Heumarkt U-Bahn. Neumarkt U-Bahn and Poststrasse U-Bahn are also nearby. You can get off at Cologne Central Station if you decide to take the train.