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Kranhauser im Rheinauhafen

Brueckenstr. 17, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Amazing architecture

Buildings built with a reverse L shape by the river side. you cannot miss them when passing by... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Beirut, Lebanon
Remarkably ugly spot in Cologne's skyline

Remarkably ugly spot in Cologne's skyline.... who approved this?? If you've seen them from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cologne, Germany
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Brueckenstr. 17, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Buildings built with a reverse L shape by the river side. you cannot miss them when passing by, speaks of great architecture

Thank Bobztraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Remarkably ugly spot in Cologne's skyline.... who approved this?? If you've seen them from the distance you've seen enough, no need to go any closer.

Thank wbethke1
Reviewed 6 August 2017

view this while taking a boat trip and it really is a great bit of enginering and would have love d to have seen the view from the inside

Thank bas t
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Kranhauser are emblematic for the Cologne skyline. An interesting place for lovers of modern architecture. One of the finest views of the buildings is from the river, during a boat trip. Around the buildings there are pleasant places for coffee breaks, and the place itself...More

Thank Elena M
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Wow....just wow,never seen offices/homes like these. What a view they must offer from up there.stunning as the sun sets and the light reflects on the glass! Built to resemble cranes on one foot they are a landmark in architectural design...I think anyway! how wonderful and...More

Thank Torchythetourist
Reviewed 18 February 2017

There are 3 in total in Cologne's Rheinauhafen, each of the 3 buildings has 17 storeys. It is a landmark on River Rhine in Cologne and houses office space and luxury apartments.

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 23 December 2016

These three buildings (2 office, 1 housing) are built like the old wharf cranes with only one supporting leg (like bird cranes as well, I suppose). Not much to see really, although the redeveloped harbour area through which you'll walk is fascinating - they still...More

1  Thank doctorj42
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Activities there are none. If you want to have a look how nowadays architects wanted to imitate the cranes, that were there hundreds years ago working for the traffic on the river - take a look! But after 11 minutes watching, go further on into...More

Thank pomp1
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We loved walking by the river seeing those wonderful buildings! We were amazing in Germany how they take time and effort to make things look really nice

Thank FelipeHPonce
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Coming to Cologne you have to visit the Kranhaeuser at the Rheinauhafen a lovely spot, very modern ! It fits in quite well and the restaurants and small shops are lovely !

Thank PninatOr
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