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Aachen Cathedral (Dom)

Klosterplatz 2, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 241 47709142
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Walk in the city

When we passed by we entered the church. It was free entrance and very nice!! Wonderfull to see the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KC_from_B
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Belgium
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Nice place

Cool and historic place, the cathedral of charles the great, the earth of history of Europe! Visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MassimoAprile
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Turin, Italy
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“guided tour” (83 reviews)
“stained glass” (42 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Klosterplatz 2, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 241 47709142
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When we passed by we entered the church. It was free entrance and very nice!! Wonderfull to see the gold on the ceiling and the building structures. If you pass by ... don’t forget to give it a small visit.

Thank KC_from_B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool and historic place, the cathedral of charles the great, the earth of history of Europe! Visit it and visit also the old square and the old city.

Thank MassimoAprile
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nestled in the heart of Aachen, the Aachen Cathedral is a testament to the strength and wealth of Charlemagne's empire, which still endures today. While the outside of this cathedral is beautiful in its own right, its the interior of the UNESCO World Heritage Site...More

Thank Laurel_Jans
Reviewed 1 week ago

we visited the Cathedral together with our kids. And even we walked through Aachen 1 1/2h before and it was cold, our kids were amazed of the building (and they normaly don't like visiting churches at all). For just 1 Euro you an buy a...More

Thank matthias s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cathedral looks very imposing and frankly not that appealing from the outside, especially on a grey winter day. But what a contrast with the rich interior. The octagonal Palatine Chapel is covered with frescos, mosaics and different colours of marble. This gives the chapel...More

Thank Globetrotter045
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a guided tour of the cathedral, with a lovely young lady named Sandra, and it was well worth it. The cupola mosaic has, apparently, some 25 million (we think Sandra said!) tiny tiles alone. The tour also takes you through into the choir...More

Thank TheOldMacs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very different Christian structure. Very colourful inside with intricate geometry on the ceilings. Massive stained glass feature that is most of a wall. Combination of several added structures with a very colourful 800 year history. Well worth an interpreted visit.

Thank D_Willy_S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was easy to picture the town life revolving around this cathedral in ancient times and it is no different today. We took the guided tour which gives us the historical narrative that tells the story of this place and the people who lived there....More

Thank Wrldcitzn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The temple is not a large one, but the art and everything you see is marvellous. It's a museum in itself

Thank JJFarrugia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is very ornate inside!! Worth a visit definitely! Located in the centre of the city, a quick walk from the hot springs and the town hall, it’s good. Loads of shops and bakeries nearby as well!

Thank Amy G
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karlachilds
28 October 2017|
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Response from Rex027 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer to this but there is an information centre at the Dom dedicated to providing customer service and from where you buy tickets for the guided tours. They would locatable on Google and could answer... More
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VT-WILL-RICK
1 April 2017|
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Response from Nobycyriac | Reviewed this property |
The stained glasses in the choir was build in between 1949-51 and the windows in the west 1979-80 !
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Joey_108
31 March 2017|
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Response from arthurIzmir | Reviewed this property |
Hello , it will not work due to limited time , even by driving over speed limits and train is not a solution even with better time options.
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