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During our visit we could kind of see the shine - it is protected and only visible through a small window. It is an excellent story.
I still recommend touring the Cathedral and going to mass on Sunday!
Not sure why this is a separate attraction as it’s inside the Cologne Cathedral. The shrine is a reliquary believed to contain the bones of the three magi who visited Jesus. “Borrowed” by Babarossa from the Church of Saint Eustorgio in Milan, it’s been in...More
Sorry, show me the bones and DNA results, then the value of the gold herein translated into caring for the poor, etc....seems to me that the Christ I know would weep. All in a town steeped in brew and war.....viva la Dom that by its...More
The Shrine of the Three Kings is located high above the alter in Cologne Cathedral. Three gold sarcophagi, two side by side and a third resting above in the middle of the two. They are all totally covered to give the impression as being one....More