Ancienne Douane, Colmar

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Ancienne Douane
Alsatian: Koïfhus
Colmar Koïfhus, ancienne douane (29 Grand'Rue).JPG
East side of Ancienne Douane in 2011
General information
Typecustoms house
Architectural styleGothic
LocationColmar, France
Address29, Grand′Rue
Place de l′Ancienne Douane
Coordinates48°04′33″N 7°21′32″E / 48.07583°N 7.35889°E / 48.07583; 7.35889Coordinates: 48°04′33″N 7°21′32″E / 48.07583°N 7.35889°E / 48.07583; 7.35889
late 16th/early 17th century
OwnerMunicipality of Colmar

Ancienne Douane ("Old Custom house"), also known as Koïfhus, is a Gothic and Renaissance building in Colmar, France. It is classified as a Monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture since 1930. It is also the birthplace of general Jean Rapp.[1]

The building currently houses a restaurant as well as temporary exhibitions and fairs.



  1. ^ "Ancienne douane, dit aussi Koïfhus". Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication. Retrieved 1 May 2017.

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