In the LVR Archaeological Park, Xanten, impressive evidence of Roman history is displayed.

The rebuilt amphitheater and numerous ancient finds that are exhibited in the Roman Museum attract tourists to Xanten. Founded on the area of ​​the former Roman city Colonia Ulpia Trajan, archaeologists continue to find new finds from Roman times, which can then often be viewed in the Roman Museum.


Archaeological Park Xanten

Archaeological Park Xanten

Info & Notes :

Exhibition Objects : Historic and reconstructed buildings from Roman times. Roman amphitheater, Roman thermal baths, port temple. Original finds such as statues, weapons and equipment from the Roman legions.

Exhibitions / Events : Various events over the course of a year

Guides : Various tours / open tours in the park from April to September / group tours by appointment

Specials : Events in the amphiteater, such as gladiator fights. A hands-on program for young and old, including learning old craft skills. Family program. Programs for groups and school classes are led by knowledgeable staff.

Museums in the Lower Rhine region:

Archaeological Park Xanten

Address : Am Rheintor, 46509 Xanten
Opening times : See homepage
Admission : Paying
Internet :

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