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Trier Museum am Dom

Very nice museum; friendly & helpful staff; beautiful pieces, some very old. I wish they had the... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Joe T
Dallas, Texas
The Roman frescos are amazing!

Lovely museum. Not too big, but with some really pretty pieces. Late-antique and Medieval finds... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Zeist, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

Very nice museum; friendly & helpful staff; beautiful pieces, some very old. I wish they had the dates of all of the pieces on display, instead of on the captions of only a few. But, who knows, they may not know the dates of some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joe T
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This museum offers some of the most interesting religious historical artifacts I have seen during my travels. It is definitely worth a visit for anyone travelling through Trier!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The Museum is good and has some really interesting Roman frescoes, but what really impressed me was the current art exhibition, in association with the 200th anniversary of Marx's birth in Trier. The exhibition really exceeded my expectations, it featured art from a number of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The artwork and sculpture in this museum is astonishing. There are no cameras permitted, but there are lockers available. I mention that first because the rest is just fantastic. Religious icons wall fragments and paintings, sculptures, carvings are all so finely displayed in a very...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Eric N
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I really wanted to like this place as I find religious art fascinating, however it ended up being a disappointment. All the signage and labeling is in German, which is fair enough seeing it is in Germany. However, when trying to use the phone to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Jan_and_Ham
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Lovely museum. Not too big, but with some really pretty pieces. Late-antique and Medieval finds from around Trier cathedral with as absolute height the ceiling frescos from a Roman villa which once stood at the spot of the cathedral. They are so beautiful and if...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is the first place I visited in Trier, although I did not plan to visit it. I did it for two reasons. First, I needed to use toilet. Second, I hoped to know more about the history. Although I was told that not much...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank abuben
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.

Date of experience: April 2017
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

Date of experience: June 2016
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.

Date of experience: October 2016
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