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Odysseum

Corintostr. 1, 51103 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 69068200
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Do not go there

This place is not a place for family, if you are not German don't go there. If you have a dog... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
stassydg
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Cologne, Germany
Excellent for school age children and adults

My son is 11 and he had to try every device or experiment. Everything was in German and English... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Joanne S
via mobile
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Corintostr. 1, 51103 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is not a place for family, if you are not German don't go there. If you have a dog that's not german keep it away from this place. They are not accommodatinecessarily to anyone that doesn't speak German. Threaten to call the police...More

Thank stassydg
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My son is 11 and he had to try every device or experiment. Everything was in German and English, staff were very friendly and helpful (also in English). We went on a Sunday outside of school holidays. There is a small flight simulator and gyrosphere....More

1  Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Interesting relatively small museum. Normally we spend a full day at interactive children musea, here "only" 4 hours. There are very few attractions that are suited for older kids (climbing ropes at height, spinning wheel), but most of the attractions are aimed at smaller children...More

Thank Hugo B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were not sure how much we would understand as my German is not the best, however, the main displays are in English and German. My boys loved it and I found it really interesting. My kids speak German but if yours don't then I...More

1  Thank Lucy D
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to go with small kids and even teenagers interested in science. My 14 yr old and I spent about 1.5 hours there on a rainy day. A lot of fun hands on things to do and almost everything had an English translation.

Thank James J
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place to visit with the kids!! Very interesting Das Maus (Mouse) hall with different type of attraction for kids (rope park, climbing house, movie making area, drawing and more..) Our kids loved the exhibition about Water, Fire, Air and Earth, very knowledgeable and informative.

Thank Ludmila V
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I visited Odysseum with a good a friend from the US and her young daughter. At first I was concerned that both of them not speaking german might be a problem. But previous reviews had convinced me otherwise. And to sum it up: We had...More

Thank hallomainz
Reviewed 11 October 2016

As my children and I don't speak German I was worried that we might not fully enjoy our visit, however I was wrong. My 7 and 9 year old kids loved it!! It is both very interactive and interesting with all the displays in English....More

1  Thank M G
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I was in Germany for business and stopped in Cologne to see this exhibition. I have commented previously about the Sistine Chapel exhibit in Montreal which was bad so I was curious about this one. As bad as Montreal was, this is WORSE! The organizers...More

1  Thank thomas m
Reviewed 10 August 2016

You will be amazed how much there is still to be learnt about nature and physics - even by adults, this is a great spot to visit for families when being in Cologne

Thank PninatOr
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