Museums  and Heritage

The Rheinische Landesmuseum Trier is one of the most important archaeological museums in Germany, located in the town of Trier. Its collection stretches from prehistory through the Roman period, the Middle Ages to the Baroque.

The City Museum Simeonstift in Trier shows art and cultural treasures from the Middle Ages to well into the 21th century. The exhibition is founded on a collection of valuable donations made by well-known citizens of the city.

The Karl Marx House museum is a writer’s house museum in Trier. In 1818, Karl Marx, the father of modern socialism and communism, was born in the house. It is now a museum about Karl Marx’s life and writings as well as the history of communism.

Toy Museum Trier– In this museum, toys from over a hundred years tell stories of large and small people. As you browse through the twisted museum, you will find sheet metal toys, railways, dolls and dolls’ shops…

The Museum am Dom Trier (until 2010 Bishops Cathedral and Diocesan Museum) is a museum of the Diocese of Trier , which has the task to explore the cultural and religious history of the bishopric Trier and make it accessible to the public.

The City Library of Trier treasures bibliophile treasures of the highest value and international standing. Address: Weberbach 25, 54290 Trier, Germany. Phone: +49 651 7181427. website available in german.