Cologne cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Cologne Germany. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Cologne currently Cardinal Joachim Meisner. Construction started in 1248 and it took with interuptions untill 1880 to complete. The cathedral is one of the worlds largest churches and the largest Gothic In Northern Europe. A world heritage site it is Colognes most famous landmark with an average of 20,00 visitors a day.This is a view of the medieval east end.