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Cologne Night of Museums - Birthday Edition

One night, over 45 art locations, 200 events – you are cordially invited to the 20th edition of the Cologne Night of Museums by Stadtrevue Verlag and Stadt Köln! Besides extraordinary exhibitions, the program offers concerts, readings, DJ sets and theater plays - art is not limited to paintings hanging on the wall. There aren't any spatial limitations either four bus tours connect all venues and offer an easy transfer that is free of charge for all art loving night owls.

The complete program, including all participating museums and art venues is available at 01. october 2019.

Discovering Cologne With All Senses

Are you ready for a new view of the city? Electro sounds in Roman masonry, a vinyl market between designer furniture or special live concerts inside the museums, selected art locations can be discovered until the crack of dawn.

Entertainment For Kids

Is art only for grown-ups? Not at all! We have prepared a colorful program for children and families. Several special guided tours– satisfy the beginners' thirst for knowledge and pique their curiosity for more. Creative workshops, theater plays & more cater especially to kids.

Thanks To Our Sponsors And Partners

We have got a reason to celebrate: More than 10 years of partnership with früh Kölsch. "Culture meets folksiness, art lovers meet Früh. We have been a partner of the Cologne Night of Museums for more than ten years now and loving it", says Dirk Heisterkamp (Sales Manager / Marketing Director). NetCologne has been our loyal main sponsor for twelve years now and counting. Further co-sponsor is the GAG Immobilen AG. Our mobility partner Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG provides a smooth transfer between the venues.

Entrance Fees:

  • Free entrance for children up to 15 years
  • Advance sale starts at september: €20 EUR online via, at all participating venues, via and at Köln Ticket agencies.
  • Box office at 02/11/2019: €20 EUR at all participating venues and at the Museumsnacht information desk at Roncalliplatz and at Neumarkt.

Program And Information

The program of the Cologne Nights of Museums including all highlights, participating venues and tours is displayed at all participating art locations. You can also get your copy with the November issue of the Stadtrevue magazine. More is provided information via, facebook, Instagram.

Our complete program is only available in German but for most of our events you don't have to know any specific language - because art is international! During the Cologne Night of Museums there will be some guided tours in English and French.

Please don't hesitate to contact us for further questions, information or accreditation.



Greta Spieker

Press Officer Cologne Night of Museums
Stadtrevue Verlag GmbH
Tel.: 0049 (0) 221 95 15 41 52
Fax: 0049 (0) 221 95 15 41 11

Katharina Mrugalla

Project Management Cologne Night of Museums
Stadtrevue Verlag GmbH
Tel.: 0049 (0) 221 95 15 41 19
Fax: 0049 (0) 221 95 15 41 15