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Amazing building and history

This has been in my bucket list for some time and as we were nearby in the Netherlands we decided... read more

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Beautiful

I found the city of Aachen to be old but gold. It has many beautiful buildings and is also home to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

This has been in my bucket list for some time and as we were nearby in the Netherlands we decided to spend a day in Aachen. The cathedral is impressive both outside and inside. I recommend to do the guided tour as you will learn...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I found the city of Aachen to be old but gold. It has many beautiful buildings and is also home to this majestic cathedral.

Thank Fearless653696
Reviewed 4 days ago

Difficult to get to if you're driving. Much of the surrounding area is pedestrian only. We lucked into a tiny parking spot on a street nearby after driving around a bit. The cathedral is stunning, but I went to see and pay respects to Emperor...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Any structure that speaks about historical facts and figures are always interesting. Aachen Cathedral is no exception. The Gothic architecture is too evident in the structure. Tall minarets, high domes with stained glass paintings and large doors welcoming you... with quiet interiors. The Dom Cathedral...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The cathedral is perhaps the only reason to come to Aachen. Old, full of history, architectonic and spiritual gem. It's good to read about the place before visiting as there are not too many information signs available.

Thank ziggWaW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Aachen Cathedral (Dom) is central attraction of the city, Religious people has values of such places for worship., There is some story of king, Which is interesting to read in books or by guide

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Dom is something you have to see if you go to Aachen. Free or 1€ makes it even better. I can’t think of many places that allow you to see such a historic site without huge crowds or a hefty fee. Make sure to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty and photogenic with lots of interesting angles and light for good shots. There is small charge for photography

Thank Enzo P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i did not expect such a wonderful interior, it positively glimmered. i wish i could simply rate these places without needing to write a review as well. it used to be possible.

1  Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I drove from Amsterdam to Aachen specially to see the Aachen Dom and while it was nice and the exterior is certainly interesting, there are better cathedrals in Europe. I took the tour in German(there is only one English tour a day) so I could...More

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karlachilds
October 28, 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
April 1, 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
March 31, 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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