Tuesday 26 May 2009

Cologne Cathedral (Kölner Dom)

Postmarked Briefzentrum 95, dated 20 February 2009.
Köln am Rhein
Der Dom von der Ostseite
Photo: Horst Ziehen

The cathedral in Cologne is another UNESCO World Heritage Site.  It was started in 1248 but not completed for over 600 years.  In spite of that, the original vision of the finished building was strictly followed, and leaves us today with a wonderful masterpiece of Gothic design.

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