Largest Brick-Building in the world

Largest brick building in the world : Albi Cathedral, the Cathedral of Saint Cecilia, is the most important religious building in Albi, southern France. built in the 13th century in the heart of Cathar country, First built as a fortress begun in 1287 and under construction for 200 years, It  is the largest brick building in the world. Perched high on a hill above the River Tarn, it looks more like...

March 26th, 2011 by admin 

Largest Mud Building in the World

Largest mud building in the world: The Great Mosque of Djenné is the largest mud brick building in the world and is considered by many architects to be the greatest achievement of the Sudano-Sahelian architectural style, albeit with definite Islamic influences. The Great Mosque is located in the city of Djenné, Mali on the flood plain of the Bani River. The first mosque on the site was built in the...

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Tallest Church in the World

Ulm Münster ( 161.5 m – 530 ft) : Ulm Minster, Germany is the tallest church in the world, located in the city of Ulm. It stands one of the most popular of the Germany tourist attractions. Thousands of tourists arrive each year to visit the Ulm Minster, Germany.Ulm Münster, is a Lutheran church. With its steeple being 161.53 meters high and having a total of 768 steps, it stands the tallest...

March 26th, 2011 by admin