LVR Archaeological Park Xanten with Roman Museum

Exhibitions & Museums

Welcome to UNESCO World Heritage Site. On the grounds of the former Roman city of Colonia Ulpia Traiana, Germany's largest archaeological open-air museum invites you on a journey to antiquity. Experience the fascinating world of the Romans at the LVR-Archeological Park Xanten and explore faithful replicas of the harbor temple, craft houses and amphitheater. The LVR-RömerMuseum houses more than 2,500 artifacts. Numerous hands-on stations, the huge adventure playground and the large bouncy castle allow children to experience Roman times with all their senses. Current highlight: the special exhibition "Augusta Emerita" presents the fascinating story of Spain's vibrant ancient metropolis from June 28 to November 3. More info at