Aachen Cathedral is one of the oldest standing churches located at the westernmost modern city Aachen in Germany was built in 805 AD, one of the most famous cathedrals in Carolingian Europe. Alongside it is bordered with Belgium and Netherlands and historically significant in Germany. Aachen is now ranked 8th amid cities in Germany for modernization and being the birthplace of Charlemagne. The cathedral took its current form for over a millennium. The core of the Aachen Cathedral is the former palace said Capel.
Fascinating architecture with elements of classical, Byzantine and German Franconia is the essence of a monumental building of the highest importance for 600 years. Aachen cathedral was the church of coronation for 30 German kings. Ever since, the “glass house” magnificent architecture of Aix has never ceased to marvel at Aachen Cathedral, has lost none of its grandeur in its history. It is one of the oldest UNESCO World Heritage Site in German for architectural and artistic historical ensemble which is an undeniable proof of its importance. The Aachen cathedral treasury displays sacred masterpieces of late Antiquity, Carolingian and Ottonian period Staufian for which it is the best Archaeology and the Great Churches of the World still now. For a good choice of hotels with discount prices, visit Places to stay in Aachen for more information.