Dominikanermuseum Rottweil
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 48° 10.132 E 008° 37.559
32U E 472191 N 5335136
Quick Description: This museum has two principal exhibits, one on Swabian wooden sculpture and alter paintings, and the other on the city of Rottweil's ancient Roman history.
Location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Date Posted: 1/7/2007 11:41:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM13Z0
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member MikeGolfJ3
Views: 65

Long Description:
Rottweil was founded by the Romans in 73 AD as Arae Flaviae and became a municipium, with traces of human settlement going back to 2000 BC. The museum exhibits archaelogical finds from excavations of the Roman city.

All exhibits are in German, although the objects can be appreciated without needing to read. Photos without flash are permitted.

Of major interest in the Roman collection is the Orpheus mosaic discovered near Rottweil.
Ancient Roman history

Street Address:
Am Kriegsdamm 78628 Rottweil

Food Court: no

Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday to Sunday - 14:00 - 17:00 Closed Mondays and holidays during the week.

Cost: 2.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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