The Shrine of the Three Kings , Tomb of the Three Kings , or Tomb of the Three Magi is a reliquary traditionally believed to contain the bones of the Biblical Magi, also known as the Three Kings or the Three Wise Men. The shrine is a large gilded and decorated triple sarcophagus placed above and behind the high altar of Cologne Cathedral. It is considered the high point of Mosan art and the largest reliquary in the western world.
Holy Mass on the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord, from the Tomb of the Magi, the Kölner Dom, the Cathedral of Sts. Peter and Mary, Cologne, Germany. Presided by Cardinal Woelki, Metropolitan Archbishop of Cologne .