The History of Cologne podcast

#45 Anno II - The great Builder and City Ruler of the 11th century

15 Sekunden vorwärts
15 Sekunden vorwärts
Why did Anno II gouge out the eyes of all his jurymen in Cologne, according to legend? In the second half of the 11th century, Anno II ruled over the city of Cologne. With a lively building activity in the city, he is immortalized in the cityscape to this day. Also art, culture and trade prospered under his rule. And the veneration of St. George gave Anno unprecedented greatness here on the Rhine.

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