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Impressive

Well worth a visit. So beautiful inside with a long history. If you want to take photos you must... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Julie M
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Kimberley, United Kingdom
Back into history

Impressive collection of artefacts from the religious past of this aprt of Germany. Well explained... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anne-Marie C
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Ghent, Belgium
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Klosterplatz, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 2 weeks ago

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....

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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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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Back to glory days and to experience this is a must. Take the guided tour as the history is rich and the guides have snippets of excellence that you do not find in the reading material

Thank Freda232015
Reviewed 2 June 2018

If you are into art and intricate gold and silver work, this museum is for you. It also had some ancient textiles and other objects from the Catholic Church. Really worth a visit.

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Took the advice of an acquaintance in Maastricht and so very happy that we took the bus to Aachen and visited the Treasury and the Jewel Box church.

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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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27 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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