Limesmuseum Aalen
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 48° 50.184 E 010° 05.022
32U E 579523 N 5409835
Quick Description: This museum in the town of Aalen in southwest Germany is dedicated to the history of the Roman limes which crossed this area and the preservation of artifacts from that time.
Location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Date Posted: 11/19/2006 12:01:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMZ2M
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 79

Long Description:
The Limes Museum Aalen is located on the grounds of the Roman cavalry fort of Aalen.

As well as an interpretation of the reconstructed ruins, the museum houses a collection of artifacts found around this region of Germany.

Although exhibits are in German language only, there is an audio guide available in several international languages including English.
Theme:
Roman history


Street Address:
St.-Johann-Straße 5 73430 Aalen


Food Court: no

Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday to Friday from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 13:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday, and holidays uninterrupted from 10:00 to 17:00 Closed on Mondays. Closed Christmas eve, Christmas day, New Year's eve and New Year's day.


Cost: 4.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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