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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.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22122304
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Reviewed yesterday 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Josh W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has many Roman items from their time in Germany. There are many statues, building archways and a large room-sized mosaic floor. We enjoyed this museum.

Thank L7716WGthomasm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There’s lots to see here including a wonderful mosaic but little except a guide book in English. No interaction, no social history - no ‘heritage comes alive’ but rather exhibits in glass cases mostly described in German. Needs a complete make-over (such as the Museum...More

Thank 450frances21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum would have been much better for me if there was more commentary in English. There was English translations on about 20% of the exhibits, unfortunately no recordings on tape to rent. There were many school field trips going through when I was there.

Thank RickandJan
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The museum was build to host one of the large mosaics, which is quite well preserved and can be admired from the outside through a window. A second mosaic shows several philosophers. Also on display is the very large grave monument some soldier had made...More

Thank Katrien S
Reviewed 13 December 2017

A slightly dry experience was had with my young 20-something friends, who would have wanted more interactivity. However you can get around the museum in an hour and there is plenty of variety to see, although much of it is small artifacts. If you were...More

Thank flyingkiwi2017
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