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Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum)

Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22122304
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This museum houses an impressive collection of classical art, including the famous Dionysus mosaic and the tomb of Publicus.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
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Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22122304
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There a massive collection of Roman artifacts from the days of the colony ( hence the name of Cologne ) It starts from pre Roman times and go onto the Frankish influences. Well recomended.

Thank malcolms5656
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this museum. I am very interested in early Roman history and ruins so there is plenty to see and read about here. It is built on the original site of a Roman ruin uncovered during WWII. There are many wonderful artifacts here....More

Thank acaida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a tour as part of a study trip for the South and East Museums Federation and had an amazing tour of the building in English. The collection is incredibly impressive and visiting the museum is a really good way to find out more...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole museum has been built around the ‘Dionysus Mosaic’ (approx 30m x 20m) which dates from around AD 220/230 and was uncovered during 1941 when they started digging up to build an air-raid shelter! The mosaic is remarkably little damaged given its age. There...More

Thank TheOldMacs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Roman German museum of Cologne really offers a terrific display of Roman artefacts as well as the transition towards the middle ages. Really worth the visit..

Thank francien2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As someone who watches every Roman documentary on TV, I really enjoyed visiting this museum. The actually show a floor that the excavated in the lower level of the museum. If you like to see antiquities, this museum is for you. They even have rare,...More

Thank AWRich
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The museum had really lots of interesting things to see, loved every bit to it. Definitely worth visiting if you stop by in Cologne.

Thank HelloitsRebecca
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

An interesting place to spend an hour or two, especially on a rainy day. The restored frescoes and mosaic floors, combined with an array of sculptures and other artifacts make this a worthwhile stop.

Thank Gina G
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is a very tired display and needs updating (which it should be getting soon.) I also felt it was very bad form to make people put even small rucksacks (mine is basically my handbag) in a wardrobe BUT make them pay for it!! If...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

An excellent collection of artefacts and structures and so well preserved! For only a few euros, you get as much time as you like exploring the surprisingly large museum. There are a range of interactive and other exhibits. Almost all signs are in English and...More

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