Rheinisches Landesmuseum

Trier, Germany

The Rheinische Landesmuseum Trier is one of the most important archaeological museums in Trier. Its collection stretches from prehistory through the Roman period, the Middle Ages to the Baroque. But especially the Roman past of Germany's oldest living city (Augusta Treverorum) is represented in the State Museum Trier based on archaeological finds. The museum was founded in 1877.

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Weimarer Allee 1, Trier, Germany
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Details

Founded: 1877
Category: Museums in Germany
Historical period: German Empire (Germany)

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4.3/5 (based on Google user reviews)

User Reviews

Daniel Morton (3 months ago)
With the amount of history covered in this museum I lucky to get through everything by closing time.
Jennifer Grose (6 months ago)
Im from Perth, W.Australia And I plan to bring my kids back to Trier one day, after Pandemic. I love your museums!
Irina Irina (8 months ago)
A very nice museum. The exposition unexpectedly ends at Christianity times. Nothing happened in the Land after Middle Ages. The exhibition with modern art was very nice and Roman mosaic collection was amazing.
Adrianell Poteet Sorrels (9 months ago)
Only summaries of the rooms in English. Google Translate helped a lot, everything was so interesting to see. Quite an amazing collection of history. I spent two and a half hours and translated a lot of the sign, really worth the time. Really incredible to see ancient artifacts in such good condition.
Ron Mosocco (9 months ago)
We spent a full day touring Trier last year and quite frankly we made a big mistake not allocating at least another full day to take in all the sights. Rushing around here and there we end by the end of the day at this immense Museum and wish I had started here as the museum was getting ready to close before we could take it all in. Unbelievable Mint condition Roman Coins plus Swords, graves, Roman mosaics, etc that are some of the best Roman frescos, sculptures, and mosaics in all of Germany! This museum holds its own against the Roman ones even in the Eternal City of Rome itself!
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