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Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum)

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This museum chronicles the history and culture of Trier and the Mosel Valley.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Weimarer Allee 1, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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+49 651 97740
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Trier was once one of the largest urban centres in the Roman Empire. There is what can be best described as a huge archaeological dig called the Rhineland Museum. It includes the Porta Nigra, the best preserved gate north of the Alps; The Amphitheater built...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Robin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the oldest German city which under the soil had buried a lot of roman history and thousands year later a lot of it was dug out...worth to see inside out, so amazing" sculptures, glass, goldfingers, gold coins brought in a plastic bucket and much more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Lucie B
Reviewed January 7, 2019

This museum was directly across the street from our Air B&B so we ventured in and found it to be worth admission with an extensive collection of ancient Roman and Celtic artifacts from the region. MostlyGerman text displays. We spent a good 90 minutes throughout...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank D338YFmichaelf
Reviewed December 10, 2018

The museum tells the (hi-)story of the region from early archeological findings of the Celts and Romans to documents of the famous philosopher Karl Marx who was born in Trier. If you like to read the many interesting explanations plan a few hours for your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Mostly German text for displays. Multi-lingual singnage would surely have been easy enough to provide. Much information was lost although audio guides in other lamguages were available. Displays were beautifully laid out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sean c
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We went to the main entrance only to find you have to buy your tickets from a portakabin further along the street. I noticed that after paying to see t he main museum it was very little extra to see the sound and light exhibition,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

This museum is excellent and has a lot of collections from my favorite parts of European history, however, it only gets 4 stars because they routinely close one of the halls for either an hour or they simply close it early (this is around 1...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandra F
Reviewed October 3, 2018

I have been to many archeological museums, many of them famous. This is far better than most. Excellent exhibits from the Stone Age through the Middle Ages. The quality of the roman artifacts was especially notable. Even with no audioguide and limited English information, the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mikelilley
Reviewed October 2, 2018

If you are interested in the oldest city of germany and you have already visit the Porta Nigra, the cathedral (11th oldest christian church on earth!) and the gothc Liebfrauenkirche, you SHOULD come and take a tour to the Landesmuseum. There are always needful and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank michaelduhr
Reviewed September 25, 2018

This was a part of our tour with Viking cruises. Trier is the oldest city in Germany. Oldest museum in Trier. Purchased in 1800's . Beautiful well maintained gardens outside . Contains roman remains, burial grounds for the celtic, early mosaic floors & coin collection...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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