This is easily the greatest Gothic cathedral in Germany and it has been Cologne's most famous landmark for centuries. Once the tallest building in the world, it still has the largest facade anywhere.

View from East
View of Cologne Cathedral from the east, with bronze equestrian statue and the modern Museum Ludwig in the foreground. The cathedral choir was consecrated in 1322. David Joyal
Location map of Cologne Cathedral, Köln, Germany. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Cologne Cathedral, Köln, Germany. Click to enlarge.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248436
Article Title
Cologne Cathedral
Coordinates
50.9412564° N, 6.9560049° E map · aerial
Postcode
50667

Page Info

Place ID
248436
Title
Cologne Cathedral, Köln, Germany
Added By
Holly Hayes
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 6, 2022