You could spend every waking hour at a different museum in Bonn and still not see them all. Whether your interest is history, art, archaeology, or culture, there's a museum for you in Bonn. A few highlights include:

Beethoven-Haus -- it would be a travesty to visit Bonn and not stop in at Beethoven's birthplace. Located at Bonngasse 20, collections at the museum include mementos, manuscripts, pictures, and musical instruments from the life of the revered composer. The museum is open April to October, Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and November to March, Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Price of admission is €4 for adults, €3 for students, and a family rate of €10 for two adults with children.

Deutsche Museum Bonn -- collections at this museum celebrate technological advances developed by Germans post-1945. Displays also celebrate Nobel Prize awardees. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Kunstmuseum -- collections at this museum feature modern art from the 20th century. Art on display include works by artists such as Max Ernst and August Macke, among others. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., with late hours on Wednesday until 9 p.m. Price of admission is €3 for regular admission and €1,50 for reduced admission (students, etc.).

Rheinisches Landesmuseum -- collections at this museum include art, archaeology, history, and cultural items. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with late hours until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays.