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Rheinisches Landesmuseum Bonn

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Address: Colmantstr. 14-16, 53115 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 228 / 2070
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Local anthropology

Learn about the Rhein area. Good exhibitions on the Celtics, early human civilizations. Slightly "dull" presentations - needs to be spiced up more to attract children. Large space.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2016
Dimitri D
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Miami, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was actually expecting a lot more. I was actually expecting some kind of explaination of how Bonn and its surroundings had developed from nothing into the city it is today. But that is not the case. While the exhibits are interesting, there does not seem to be a common thread. There are a lot of Roman antiquities on display... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

Learn about the Rhein area. Good exhibitions on the Celtics, early human civilizations. Slightly "dull" presentations - needs to be spiced up more to attract children. Large space.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This museum is very interesting, a great option for rainy days in Bonn. It is also very close to the central station and the university.

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Freising, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

At the moment I was there it had a really interesting exhibitions, which however caused parts of the museum to be rather empty. If you are interested in Ice Age times and Neantherthalers, go here! There are also some really nice paintings actually, both of older times and modern. Very diverse. Therefore I loved it. No need to be bored.

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Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Nice museum, but I think it's a little bit too chaotic... PRO: free audioguide english/german - detailed description of each piece of art - nice staff CONTRA: too expensive for their collection - everything is placed in a way that I'm still trying to understand (roman art together with paintings of 1945, then again roman art, and then middle age)... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Great Michael Angelo and Karl Lagerfeld Exhibit. This is the second time I visited this museum, a few years back I saw the amazing travelling Guggenheim exhibition here.

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Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We found this museum to be very eclectically arranged, with no clear logical pathway through the exhibits on display, jumping from one subject to another and back again. That said, there are some very interesting exhibits that do provide insights into the history of the Rheinland, but it is quite patchy.

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Murcia, Spain
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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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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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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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