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Where most of the Cathedral treasures are displayed

Next to the entrance to the Aachen Cathedral is the Treasury which houses a collection of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bob K
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Fairfax, Virginia
Charles the Great's treasury

A visit of the treasury of the Aachen Cathedral can be perfectly combined with a visit to the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cruisenele
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Aachen, Germany
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Normally I dont' pay extra to visit the churches treasury but here it is really worth it. All pieces are extremely well presented. All beautiful

3  Thank MAYEMICH
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Reviewed 14 April 2013

The treasures are quite nice, let me get that out of the way. The problem I have with it is the museum. It's 5 euros to get in. When you get in there's no guide, and the only thing on the wall is name of...More

2  Thank Neven87
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Next to the entrance to the Aachen Cathedral is the Treasury which houses a collection of liturgical objects. The treasury is located in the Poor Souls' Chapel (Allerseelenkapelle). Tickets for the treasury are across the street in the cathedral visitor center. On display are many...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit of the treasury of the Aachen Cathedral can be perfectly combined with a visit to the Cathedral. Amazing artifacts and artwork

1  Thank Cruisenele
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Normally I dont' pay extra to visit the churches treasury but here it is really worth it. All pieces are extremely well presented. All beautiful

3  Thank MAYEMICH
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Well worth a visit. So beautiful inside with a long history. If you want to take photos you must pay 1€. There people walking round to remind you plus there are notices.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Impressive collection of artefacts from the religious past of this aprt of Germany. Well explained. Worth a visit!

Thank Anne-Marie C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

A must when you are in Acchen. Exhibition of all the treasors at that time, you can spend 1 hour here and wonder of the richness in that timeperiod

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The tresor is nice but it’s very cold down there! Several descriptions of artworks are only in german language....

Thank simonac808
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Contain many gold artifact involving Charlemagne including what supposed to be his arm bone encaged in gold and jewel

Thank Pichaporn S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit and hundreds of stunning.reliquary available. Family ticket for 10 EUR available and a perfect combination with the visit of the Aachen Cathedral

Thank PlatinumForeverDUS
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We got the English speaking tour - it was about 45 minutes - amazing pieces that house the relics of Charlemagne. Some interesting history as well.

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Terence B
9 January 2018|
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Response from Jessie P | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a parcking deck in the city centre. You can walk from there to the museum easily :)
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line745
28 October 2017|
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Response from davidcarol | Reviewed this property |
Hiyah,their is no access for wheelchairs above ground floor. You can go to THE SHRINE OK.The Treasury has wheelchair access and is well worth a visit!
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