Aachen Cathedral, Aachen

North Exterior under Stormy Skies
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Commissioned by Charlemagne in 786, this is the oldest cathedral in Northern Europe. A graceful Gothic choir was added to the Carolingian core in the 15th century. Inside are several major relics and early medieval artworks.

Go Historic ID
318153
Short URL
gohist.co/318153
Names
Aachen Cathedral
Heritage Lists
Address
Klosterplatz 2
Aachen, Germany
52062
Postcode
52062
Coordinates
50.774612° N, 6.084114° E
Email
info@aachendom.de
Phone
0241 47 70 90
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

Resources

  1. Aachen and Its Cathedral
  2. Aachen Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
  3. Official Website of Aachen Cathedral Official website.