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Cologne: TimeRide VR Time Travel Experience Ticket

Activity provider: TimeRide GmbH

Cologne: TimeRide VR Time Travel Experience Ticket

Activity provider: TimeRide GmbH
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Immerse yourself in Cologne's Golden Twenties on a VR ride! Discover the exciting post-WWI, British occupation, and Spanish flu. Experience a Cologne in bloom with 3 stops: the cinema, the hatter's store & the VR-ride.

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Duration 45 minutes
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English, German
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Immerse yourself in old Cologne
  • Enjoy a thrilling virtual reality experience
  • Experience the undestroyed Cologne & the lifestyle of the legendary twenties
Full description
Set out on a thrilling journey with TimeRide and experience the undestroyed Cologne and the fascinating lifestyle of the legendary twenties! Together with the charming hatter Tessa and the Cologne streetcar driver Pitter, you will discover the exciting time after the end of the First World War, the British occupation, and the Spanish flu. Your time travel in three steps: · The Cinema: In the 1920s, more and more movie theaters evolved into massive movie palaces. The cinema was a ubiquitous and glamorous part of everyday life and an important source of information. Step into our “Lichtspielhaus” and take a seat together with the fine society: an entertaining short film in the style of that time will show you the historical development of Cologne in the twenties. · The Hatter's Store: In the hatter’s store of the Riedschneider family you will dive together with Tessa into the world of glamorous fashion of the twenties. In the 1920s, everyone wore a hat and the choice of hat said a lot about the wearer! In the lovingly decorated store, the art of wearing and making hats is illustrated using numerous originals from the Diefenthal family of hat makers in Cologne. You’ll also learn more about Tessa’s urgent special order… Will her important delivery arrive on time at Neumarkt thanks to Pitter? · The VR-Ride: The highlight of your journey back in time to 1926: On your virtual ride with the first electric Cologne streetcar, you will experience the beauty of the city before its destruction in World War II. With your VR goggles, you’ll enjoy a 360° panoramic view and discover iconic landmarks of old Cologne, many of which have disappeared or are barely recognizable today: Cologne Cathedral’s surroundings at the time, the old main train station, the Schauspielhaus theater, the city hall led by Konrad Adenauer, and much more. At Neumarkt, your trip ends in the colorful carnival hustle and bustle with a “Grand Finale”.
Includes
  • Entrance ticket
  • Technical equipment
  • All fees and taxes
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years

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Not allowed

  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
  • Flash photography

Know before you go

  •  This experience is mostly visual
  • The tour is suitable for people who wear glasses
  •  Please be advised that there may be a wait at the entrance
  •  Your ticket is valid for the day booked
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 433 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Service
    4.5/5

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This was one of our favorite activities in Cologne. Other plans fell through so my adult daughter and I chose this as a convenient spur of the moment activity. Great choice. It is a 3 part activity, all sitting, which was a relief for our feet. The historical aspect is fascinating and the VR event was amazing. Relax, don’t feel self conscious about looking around. You’ll understand when you go.

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January 1, 2023

Did this event with the company and there were about 20 people. Were received great. It would be good if you got a picture taken at the entrance in front of the railway (just a little tip from me) Time travel on the railway was really great, but I would have wished for more "human beings" instead of well-made dolls: that's for sure hard to get original materials to show this. Otherwise really well done!

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September 7, 2022

Lovingly designed VR tour through the year 1926. In 45 minutes a short black and white film in a stylishly recreated cinema, a little insight into the arts of a skin maker and a short tram ride through Cologne at the time. Very nice staff with wit and charm, who take the time to answer questions. All in all very successful. More tours, at other times, are planned. When we're back on the corner, we'd love to come back. In that case we would have gladly paid a thaler more if man/woman could have taken photos with huts/clothes from the time as souvenirs. But that's just an idea. It was a nice 45 minutes, gladly again.

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August 6, 2022

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