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Treasury of Aachen Cathedral

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Treasury of Aachen Cathedral

750 Reviews
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Sit back and enjoy the highlights of Aachen. The approximately 2-hour journey takes you around Aachen to the three-country point, where you join<br>switch between Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands in just a few steps. Hop-on / hop-off allows you to get off at any stop and discover your favorite places in peace, be it the Carolus Thermen, the Stadtgarten, the Lousberg, the listed university clinic or the Lindt chocolate factory.<br>During the tour you will hear loudspeakers about the sights and the history of the imperial spa town.
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Tommy wrote a review Jun 2020
Kleve, Germany21 contributions
I have seen bigger treasuries with larger collections in my travels. But the items are most impressive and boast pieces significant to the era of Charlemagne and the early church. Gorgeous chalices and jeweled scepters make up this eye-catching treasury. Definitely worth the
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Date of experience: June 2020
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hbkm wrote a review May 2020
Leverkusen, Germany306 contributions113 helpful votes
The treasury of Aachen cathedral is not a giant collection, but unique pieces that give you a good idea of medieval Germany and Charles the Great. The exhibits nicely exposed and explained and ordered by themes (e.g. coronation, relics, etc.). Definitely worth a visit on rainy
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Bob K wrote a review Feb 2020
Fairfax, Virginia2,223 contributions155 helpful votes
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The Treasury of the Aachen Cathedral houses a collection liturgical treasures. We highly recommend visiting the treasury to see many works of art on display with dramatic lighting. Allow ~1+ hr for your visit.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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england1313 wrote a review Dec 2019
London, United Kingdom158 contributions62 helpful votes
It’s not the British Museum but the pieces they have in display are captivating particularly those closely linked to Charlemagne. I think this is a must do in Aachen. And at 10€ for a family ticket, it represents good value.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Paul H wrote a review Dec 2019
208 contributions33 helpful votes
You can‘t go to Aachen without visiting the Cathedral. Absolutely stunning from the inside and outside!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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