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Museum am Dom

Bischof-Stein-Platz 1, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 7105255
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Fantastic roman pantings!

The most important pieces in the museum are the restored ceiling frescoes from the imperial palace... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Mario I
Sofia, Bulgaria
Once it was a prison

A nice museum. Not a reliquary in the full sense of the word, though some of the exhibits could... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
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Bischof-Stein-Platz 1, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 7105255
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

The most important pieces in the museum are the restored ceiling frescoes from the imperial palace. Amazing restoration of the small preserved parts. A really unique images of members of imperial family and other persons. Incredible! Unfortunately it's not permitted to take photos.

Thank Mario I
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A nice museum. Not a reliquary in the full sense of the word, though some of the exhibits could find their place in reliquaries. For example, ancient crucifixes and icons. Interesting fragments of early altars, bishops ' tombstones and epitaphs, sculptures of Madonna and of...More

Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Small museum with unusual late Roman ceiling painting painstakingly restored, Fascinating puzzle of original fragments completed to give the full idea.

Thank kattullus
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We didn't get a chance to see much of the regular museum since we spent so much time in the Nero Exhibit (which had been divided into 3 separate museums). This museum concentrated on Nero and the Christians. The audio guide was excellent as the...More

Thank mcco
Reviewed 30 August 2016

When I visited, the museum was virtually taken over by the Nero exhibition. This was interesting, but most of the rest of the actual museum was out of bounds. However, I did get to see the Constantine ceiling paintings which was the main reason for...More

Thank soul_man_dave
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We've been there during a very rainy day as last part of the three exhibitions concerning the roman emperor Nero. The title was a bit misleading: Nero and the prosecution of the christians. This was only a very small part of the whole story, Nero...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Very precious religious objects, made from gold, silver, very detailed and with great art worked, from very skilled craftmen

Thank marilena995
Reviewed 14 July 2015

This museum will participate in the exhibition to be held in 3 museums May through October 2016: Nero, emperor, artist and tyrant. Theme here will be Nero and the Chistians

Thank Jos D
Reviewed 9 August 2014 via mobile

When I visit a Cathedral museum I expect to find beautiful liturgical vestments and silverware. This museum had one or two chalices but nothing else. The rest of the stuff was Roman ruins and paintings. There was also a lot of modern art. Avoid it...More

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 3 July 2014

The Museum is fantastic full of Sculptures, paintings, statues, golden monstranses, artefacts, this museum has it all, A must visit there is lots to see so make a day of it .

1  Thank Annette P
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