Cologne Cathedral (German: Kölner Dom, officially Hohe Domkirche St. Peter und Maria, English: High Cathedral of Sts. Peter and Mary) is a Roman Catholic church in Cologne, Germany. The cathedral, constructed between 1248 and 1880, is considered a masterpiece of Gothic architecture and was inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1996. At the time of its completion in the 19th century, the cathedral was the tallest building in the world.

Cologne Cathedral, Germany

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St. Peter's Cathedral - Rome

The Cathedral of Cologne

Christmas in Cologne Cathedral, Germany

Worms, Dom St. Peter, Südfassade (St. Peter's Cathedral, southern facade)

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Worms, Dom St. Peter, Hochaltar (St. Peter's Cathedral, high altar)

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Entrance to Cologne Cathedral, Germany

Cologne Christmas Market at night with Cathedral in the back.

Cathedral, Cologne, Germany

Cologne, Germany

Cologne Cathedral - Cologne, Germany. Building of this great Cathedral began in 1284 but not completed until 1880 due to lack of money and interest.

Cologne Sunset, Germany

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Cologne Cathedral, Cologne, Germany

COLOGNE CATHEDRAL • Cologne, Germany • ca. 1248-1880 AD

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Cologne Cathedral and Hohenzollern Bridge, Cologne - Germany