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LVR Roman Museum

The LVR Roman Museum in Xanten's Archaeological Park offers a fascinating exhibition on a modern stage on the Roman history of the city and the Ruhr area. Original findings not previously seen from the Roman settlement and the legionary camps are displayed here.

The exhibition in the Roman Museum leads visitors on a chronological tour from the time of Caesar to the Franconian era. More than 2,500 exhibits, supported by digital media depict a vibrant image of Roman daily life in Germania. This is an unexpected cultural highlight in the Ruhr area.

Visitors also have the opportunity to experience the museum tour with the field kit of a Roman soldier on their shoulders and to write with a stylus in wax tablets. Additionally, interesting special exhibition enhance the museum experience even further. Families enjoy free entry for children under 18 years of age.

Further information

LVR-Römer Museum im Archäologischen Park Xanten

Siegfriedstraße 39
46509 Xanten

Visitor service Xanten
Tel.: +49 (0)2801 988 9213
Fax: +49 (0)2801 988 9215
E-Mail: xanten(at)kulturinfo-rheinland.de

Opening hours:
March - October: daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
November: daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
December - February: daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed on December 24, 25 and 31; opened on New Year's Day

Entrance fees:
Adults 9 €
Children up to the age of 18 have free entrance
Disabled people 6 €
Students and trainees 6 €