Cologne Christmas Market @ Southbank Centre (to 23 December)

November 19, 2010 3:00 pmtoDecember 23, 2010 3:00 pm

cologne-xmas-marketMeet with family and friends at Southbank Centre this Christmas and enjoy a beautiful Cologne Christmas Market at this unique location.

Whilst wandering about, look for and find unusual Christmas presents such as amber & silver jewellery, hand crafted toys, fragile glass ornaments for your Christmas tree, hand tatted laces, tin toys, candles in all shapes and sizes, hand-made ceramics or creative metal design.

It will be a typcial Christmas Market with around 60 wooden chalets situated between Southbank Centre and London Eye along Queen’s Walk.

The carousel in the centre of the Christmas Market offers younger visitors an enjoyable attraction especially for them. Parents can relax with a glass of ‘Glühwein’ (German Mulled Wine) while listening to traditional Christmas music and watching their little ones enjoying a ride on the merry-go-round.

Other seasonal culinary specialties such as the typical German Sausage ‘Bratwurst’ do not need an introduction, and there will also be delicious ‘Kölsch’ (the local beer of Cologne), gingerbread hearts for your loved ones, roasted almonds and candies to taste the sweet side of life or a delicious crepe!

Entry Charge:

Opening Times:
Sunday to Thursday – 11am – 8pm
Friday and Saturday – 10am – 10pm

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