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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.
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  • 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 today

Absolutely mid-blowing trip through the Roman history of Cologne. So much to see, including fabulous mosaics, pottery, glassware and sections on how the Romans lived.

Thank Upton72
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A nice walk around the museum. Very beautiful mosaic floor, some interesting artifacts and glassware to look at.

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It has some great artifacts, the mosaic floors are brilliantly preserved. The Neolithic and pre-Roman was great, and lots of great Roman artifacts. But... 1) very little English translation was hard to handle, could see rafts of German and then 2 English sentences. 2) more...More

Thank Harvey_Regina
Reviewed 5 days ago

This large museum next to the Dom houses mosaics and statues from the Roman City, and gives information on the early days. Very interesting. particularly as for obvious reasons there are no Roman ruins remaining at street level.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a really good smaller museum with an incredible collection of Roman artefacts. We have never seen such an assemblage of unbroken (or only slightly damaged) glassware and pottery from this period. The two substantial mosaics are also in great condition. Well worth the...More

1  Thank cmasb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most impressive item is the Amazing mosaic tile floor - and it's history. It was found when they were digging a bomb shelter in WW2. The Germans covered it back up to protect it and built the shelter on top. It is intact except...More

1  Thank Ron C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy access right beside the Dom and central train station in Cologne this museum displays roman architecture from the early times at the foundation of the city. Exhibits are to be seen outdoors amazingly as well as the floors of installations indoors. Great place to...More

Thank MarOReilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lived near Cologne for three years back in the late 80s. Always enjoyed going into the city. The Museum was a stopping off point during bad weather. It was well worth the money. The best part is the Roman Road you can walk on and...More

Thank FinalSaluteLLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pottery, mosaics and artefacts, not a big museum. If you're really interested in looking at artefacts it's great. If you want detailed information, creativity or wider collections then not the best. Quite cheap would visit if weather not great but not the most exciting museum.

Thank amyburly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend from Cologne recommended that we see this museum because it will close for renovations. The basic design of the space is fine, but I would love to see better signs on the displays, etc. But the collection itself is fabulous. I knew the...More

1  Thank VivaMexicoLiz
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