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Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum)

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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 22122304
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Reviewed yesterday

Very interesting selection of the Roman history of Koln. The museum has a huge collection! well worth a visit!

Thank Snorkelbear
Reviewed yesterday

I bought a ticket and then proceeded to enter the museum but was then told to go to the cloakroom. Confused I did so. I had a small handbag with me that was just big enough to fit my phone, purse, keys, diary and passport...More

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Only discovered during world war 2 when excavating to create an air raid shelter. Original floor mosaics visible through the window without entering the museum. Worth a look.

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mosaic tile floor was so awesome to look at up close! The Roman ruins were amazing & we loved it

Thank stacyromleski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spread over 3 floors, and somewaht brutalist in architecture, this museum does what it says on the tin. There are many exhibits from the Roman period, bith found locally and from afar and from other collections. Of particular note are the floor mosaics and ceramics....More

Thank Norman M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You should definitely go there! Cologne is a city that was founded in Antiquity, and lost of ancient things were found below the very streets you are going through. Actually, a lot of pieces of this museum were found during excavations of the streets! From...More

Thank Irina Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an outstanding collection of Roman artifacts. The Romans not only left the old city's wall behind in Cologne but all sorts of domestic items including exquisite glass objects, statues and mosaic floors. The museum is easily to get to because it is just around...More

Thank Tess V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just around the corner of the magnificent Dom is the "Kolumba", the Museum of the Archdiocese of Cologne, which, with the exhibition "Pas des Deux", offers exciting and inspiring juxtapositions of Roman, medieval and contemporary objects. This in close cooperation with the Roman-Germanic Museum Cologne...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum contains an amazing collection of Roman and allied decorative arts. If that is your thing, it's unlikely you will see better anywhere. I was very impressed by the ceramics. Also included are many stone carvings, capitals, tombs and the like, along with splendid...More

Thank TormodMM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just love museums and this was really interesting. I had no idea that the Romans had settled so far north. The mosaics were amazing. I highly recommend that you see both this museum and the cathedral as they are right next door to each...More

Thank Tracy S
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