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Saalburg Roman Castle and Archeology Park, Bad Homburg

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Debuting as an open-air museum in the 19th century, Saalburg Roman Castle and Archeology Park provides a journey back to an ancient Roman province. When the Roman Empire was at its peak, this location housed 600 soldiers in its garrison and almost 1,500 townspeople. The grounds included a guesthouse, baths, and taverns. The fort was rebuilt next to the archeological site where artifacts from the settlement were found. These artifacts are stored safely in glass cases in the main museum structure; the rest of the pieces in the displays are recreations. Purchase a ticket that includes admission to the Celtic World at the Glauberg to learn how the native people lived outside of the settlement. Make a stop by the Taberna restaurant in the museum to experience the tastes of ancient Rome. Use our Bad Homburg tourist route planner to add Saalburg Roman Castle and Archeology Park and other attractions to your Bad Homburg vacation plans.
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  • You enter through the museum, good information and friendly staff. If you walk further to get to the reconstructions. Everywhere you will find explanation and the people walking around are you also like gym. Really a place to to go.
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  • Good views, lovely spot, nice cafe and good history. Lots of good clear info and things to see we really enjoyed it  more »
  • To old as young a glimpse into the time of the Romans, their customs and ways of life, your equipment and movements (by - after) to give to understand their political and economic interests, this is absolute, you must visit with much time usage.
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