Anyone visiting one of the Christmas markets in Cologne must observe the mask requirement. This is how the city reacts to increasing corona numbers.
Cologne – The Christmas markets in Cologne * are popular, and not just among the residents of the city themselves. Year after year, numerous tourists flock to the city on the Rhine * to visit the Christmas markets. One of the most famous: the Christmas market at Cologne Cathedral *. But already on Friday, November 26th, there will be a serious change. Due to the increasing corona numbers, a mask is now required.
24RHEIN * explains which corona rules apply to the Christmas markets in Cologne.
Numerous other cities in Germany have canceled their Christmas markets entirely. In North Rhine-Westphalia *, the markets may remain open, albeit in compliance with 2G. Some cities, like Cologne, require a mask. For example the Christmas markets in Bonn * and Dortmund *. * 24RHEIN is an offer from IPPEN.MEDIA