Carolingian Empire

The Carolingian Empire of Charlemagne and his family (also known as Frankish Kingdoms"" ) covered parts of what is today Germany and France from the 5th to the 9th century."

Connected Sites

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Aachen Cathedral
Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch
Benedictine Convent of St. John
Loire Valley Oratoire carolingien de Germigny-des-Prés
Regensburg Regensburg was their regional capital and Charlemagne visited it regularly from 788 on; there are also some remains of a Carolingian palace found
Upper Middle Rhine Valley Koblenz


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