In Cologne you can visit the oldest town hall of all Germany, with parts of it dating back to the 11th century. It features various architectural styles and sculptures from different periods adorn the surrounding area. The Hansasaal, named after the Hanseatic League, is at the heart of it. Other highlights include the beautiful Renessaince loggia and the Gothic tower, 61 metres high and with bells that toll four times a day.
Address: Rathausplatz 2, Cologne
Opening hours: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8.00-16.00, Tuesday 8.00-18.00, Friday 8.00-12.00