Where did the number 4711 come from? What is the mythical story behind the secret formulation of the “aqua mirabilis”?
These and many other questions are answered for you by our experts in the rooms of the House of Fragrances’ museum.
Discover the tradition-rich history of 4711 through precious and unique objects from the past of this Cologne-based
fragrance manufacturer – a past spanning back over 225 years. The hand-crafted Gobelin tapestry, the hourly glockenspiel
on the building’s southern façade, and a brief refreshment break at the ORIGINAL EAU DE COLOGNE fragrance fountain are a
must for every Cologne aficionado.