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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.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“floor mosaic” (16 reviews)
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Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22122304
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are fundamentally two types of museums, with either a focus on the physical artifacts, or a focus on the underlying history with the physical objects (and a heightened level of modern museum technology) supporting the story being told. This is very much the former,...More

Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 4 days ago

This amazing roman museum shows the wealth of the Roman town here. Emperor Claudius married Agrippina who was from Cologne. So the Roman town became an important one. There was an extensive collection of artifacts that were discovered in Cologne. This included wonderful and very...More

Thank Varty_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The mosaic floors were just beautiful and amazing to see. There were many other artifacts but little information or signage. I would have rated this 5 stars but the staff was not helpful at all and they seemed really grumpy. It would have been nice...More

Thank olgabs
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum shows how Roman empire was all over Europe, and the influence they had in the modern world of today.It shows how delicate they were in their art. The Dyonysus mosaic was created around 220AD, A must place to see in Cologne

Thank Raul V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide didn't even mention it- I had to ask what the museum was. It should be on every tour through Cologne. The museum is filled with relics from 30,000 BC to the end of the Roman Empire. Pottery, jewelry, hunting weapons, tombs, etc....More

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although this museum has a number of remarkable artifacts and interesting things to learn, we found the staff somewhat snooty and the displays unremarkable. Having visited a number of first class museums in Europe recently, when one compares this museum to the others, it is...More

Thank carolynnell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty interesting Roman culture and artifact museum located near the Dom. Wide variety of surviving Roman statues, masks, glass, inlaid floors, housewares, weapons, tools, etc. Well worth an hour or so of your time.

Thank RSM123123
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Large selection of Roman (mostly AD period) artifacts from the CCAA (Colonge Roman Settlement. From headstones, housewares, Statues, weights and more. The highlight is the beautifully preserved mosaic at the bottom of the museum. Love how the details some of the pictures on the pattern....More

Thank ronencap
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Grumpy staff who demanded that I left my handbag in an open cloakroom area and charged! I protested but to no avail. Makes no sense whatsoever especially as the cathedral allows people to walk about with suitcases. I offered to let them examine my bag...More

1  Thank Jollytraveller29
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Imagine you can walk the 1800 year old road (maybe older )!!!! It's amazing! Museum building is very nice and bright.

Thank attlanttida
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