Trier Imperial Baths

Trier, Germany

The Trier Imperial Baths (Kaiserthermen) are a large Roman bath complex, designated as part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The impressive ruins of the baths, along with the derelict rooms and the walls of previous structures, are among the most important to have been discovered in Trier. Today a visit to the thermal baths, which can also be explored below ground, is like stepping back in time. The walls of the hot bath (caldarium) are deservedly part of this famous landmark in Trier. After the one in Rome, the Imperial Thermal Baths and St. Barbara Roman Baths were once among the largest bathing complexes in the Roman empire. They were built in the first and second centuries AD.

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Kaiserstraße, Trier, Germany
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Founded: 0-200 AD
Category: Prehistoric and archaeological sites in Germany
Historical period: Germanic Tribes (Germany)

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Наталия Малчева (2 months ago)
Historical place that is a must in Trier. Buy Antik card to visit 4 or 5 of the UNESCO sites cheaper. That's the place where the personal baths of the Roman Emperor Constantine the Great are. Walk around and feel the past glory
J G (4 months ago)
Very beautiful Roman ruins of what was once a bath,then a palace among other things, currently under restoration,4 Euro entry fee and you can actually get into some of the underground sections as well
E H (5 months ago)
Not much left of Roman baths structure, however the biggest and the best surprise was the underground tunnels that stretched everywhere. Parking space very close ( free on Sunday) with an entry fee €4 per adult so definitely worth a visit!
Kerry Cole (10 months ago)
A very nice monument, although time has left its mark on this building with its own history that you lose in the centuries that have passed. From the outside you can see part of it without paying a ticket, but the price is not too high to enter and see the interior that although it is established there is a mystagogy in the narrow corridors that lead you sometimes to a dead end sometimes to the light.
EverDayGlory ! (2 years ago)
Amazing to walk through these ancient baths that were developed by Constantine The Great. Visited many other locations associated with Constantine, such as Rome, Istanbul (Constantinople), Jerusalem and Bethlehem. Such incredible history to be able to experience.
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