The Strasbourg cathedral is a stunning edifice, a masterwork of gothic architecture which also expresses the bold ambitions of its creators. With its impressive spire which rose to a height of 142 meters it became the world's tallest building and it held that distinction until the 19th century.
Who were the master builders of the cathedral? What is the cathedral's history?
Learn more about what was going on at one of the most prestigious construction sites in the Middle Ages.