Xanten roman museum
Museum type :
Historical museum

Established in :
1969

Holidays :
Sundays

Visiting Hours :
10:00Am to 6:00Pm

Contact No :
02801 / 772 - 200

Location :
North Rhine-Westphalia , Germany

Display Objects :

Xanten is known for the Archaeological Park, one of the largest archaeological open air museums in the world, its medieval picturesque city centre with Xanten Cathedral and many museums, its large man-made lake for various watersport activities as well as high standard of living.




Description :

  • Xanten, the only German town whose name begins with X, is made up of three districts: Hochbruch, Niederbruch, and the city centre.

  • Parts of a nature reserve called Bislicher Insel belong to the city as well.

  • The city borders the Lower Rhine and the city of Rees to the north, the city of Wesel to the east, the municipalities of Alpen and Sonsbeck to the south, and the cities of Uedem and Kalkar to the west.