The Cologne Cathedral is the most impressive building of Cologne. The Roman Catholic Cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne and a World Heritage Site since 1996.
Construction of the gothic church began during the 13th century and finished after a century-long break in 1880.
Cologne cathedral has been the tallest building of the world between 1880 and 1884 and still is the third tallest church building with a total size of 157 m (515 ft).
The gothic architecture combined with numerous historic relics and paintings attracts an average of 8 Mio. visitors per year.
Specially suitable for
Roof top, Highlights with a view, Families with teenage kids, When it rains