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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.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Roncalliplatz 4, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Altstadt-Nord
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+49 221 22122304
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"interesting artifacts"
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"extensive collection"
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"great collection"
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"three floors"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whilst traveling through Cologne I visited the Roman museum and Roman sewage’s. Impressive collection of Roman times in the region. I was amazed at the size of the collection and the good condition. You could spend hours trying to take it all in but don’t...More

Thank Glenn B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited both the Roman-German Museum and Praetorium to learn more about the Roman period in Cologne. The Museum has a original floor mosaics discovered in the last century or two, and a large collection of stonework, but what I really liked best was the extensive...More

Thank Beth E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One can spend weeks here. Students working on degrees in archeology or cultural anthropology would find this museum valuable. To a layperson this museum was educational and inspiring. It made studying Latin for three years in high school come to life. Those three years were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed visiting the museum. There were many artefacts which were well presented. It is also in a convenient spot among other attractions.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first point to make is this place is an embarrassment of riches - I spent two hours in here and by the end was skipping stuff because I couldn’t take in any more The history and artefacts of the ancient Roman city are laid...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

One has to leave bags in the cloakroom, although camera bags were exempted. The entry fee was quite low, especially when considering the sheer number of exhibits. Fortunately the flow around the museum is very well thought out and runs from the earliest days to...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

With further archeological Work continuing near the Rathaus, and another huge museum under construction there, certainly the Roman roots of Cologne are strong and this is the place to lear that history. I spent a couple of hours here ( more than in the cathedral!)...More

Thank Hollyrik
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I was walking around on Saturday morning, just to get to know the place and stumbled into this Roman Museum. I never knew that Romans were in Germany. I spent about three hours in the museum wondering at each display. You have to be there...More

Thank krishv50
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

What a collection! I was stunned to see to much roman art and history in Germany and they are incredible displayed and preserved.

Thank Jenn O
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Cologne ("Colonia") was founded by the Romans, and this museum has the evidence. Many artifacts, statues, and even complete mosaic floors are on display here. Even the teenage boys put away their smart phones for a while! Recommended (and conveniently located next to the Cathedral...More

1  Thank Mark H
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