It used to be an imperial city, being a Carolingian stronghold. Selestat has always been the border city between the Upper Alsace and the Lower Alsace.
The Cathedral of Our Lady of Strasbourg is the most important religious edifice in Strasbourg, constructed between 1015 and 1439, being Roman-Catholic.
Cabinet of Prints and Drawings displays a collection of approximately 220 000 drawings and prints belonging to Pollaiuolo, Mantegna, Dürer, Baldung-Grien.
The Sainte-Madeleine Church, Strasbourg is a famous Catholic church built in the 13th century, classified as a historic monument.