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Rheinische Landesmuseum Bonn

Colmantstr. 14-16, 53115 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 (0) 228 / 2070
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Ranked #18 of 26 Attractions in Bonn
Type: Museums
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- Sep 26, 2014
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Murcia, Spain
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I couldn't resist an archaeology museum, especially one with the first-discovered Neanderthal bones in them. I was also intrigued by an advertised exhibit on Celts on the Rhine. So I wandered in today and, pre-warned, asked for an audio guide. Not only was the museum free with the Bonn Regio Welcome Card, but the audio guide was free, you just... More

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Marlborough
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This museum has something for everyone, small children liked the models of past times BUT also running up and down the sloping walkways and shrieking because their voices echoed! When we were there with three toddlers & a new baby the attendants were a bit fierce BUT other users very tolerant. I particularly liked the Art work especially Kandinsky at... More

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Kitchener, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This museum came highly recommended. Its a beautiful building, but I was not overly impressed with the exhibit we saw (birds & wild life). They have a nice cafe if you want to stay for lunch.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Very interesting place. The guided tours are good and you can learn lots of interesting facts about the region. Right next to the entrance you can also visit the restaurant which offers good food! If you are lucky and you have good weather, you can sit outside. You then have the chance to observe some nice old houses of Bonn... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I personally took a visit to this museum as I heard that there is a nice display of archaeological and historical artefacts present here. I loved the display and the information was broad addressing a wide range of topics from the Stone Age to the Romans, all in the light of the local area around Bonn. There are a lot... More

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Yeovil, Somerset
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129 reviews 129 reviews
12 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

They had a specialist theme display surrounding the Crimea and the Goths, Scythians and Greeks(if I remember right). Nice idea to colour code the different areas to match the different civilisations and a good amount to see with some truly stunning artefacts. We asked for an English guide (we didn't take the audio guide) but all they had was a... More

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

but disorganized since its renovation. We came late because we couldnt find it at first. The lady at the counter was rather grumpy and almost with a scolding tone told us just had an hour left. On the plus side she gave us a couples ticket which was half the price of individual tickets! Make sure to ask for such... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
45 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

The museum is one of the largest collections of archaeology and art in Nordrhein-Westfalia. unfortunately, after its rebuilding about 8 years ago, it is now organised on a half thematic, half chronological order. So if, like me you were looking for Roman and Frankish remains, you get to see most of the Museum, as it is dispersed all over the... More

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Brasilia, DF
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2012

could have more information in english. The price is good, and is easy to reach.

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Dublin, Ireland
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97 reviews 97 reviews
52 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

Even though I am not a fan of thematical - as opposed to chronological - arrangment of museum displays, the one in Bonn was fairly good. The collection included some really interesting pieces, focusing on Romano-German societies in the Roman Empire. Other sections included an exhibition about Neanderthal, and Romantic Rhine paintings. A bit eclectic, but nice as a result:... More

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