Kalkriese–Varusschlacht

Museum
& Archaeological Park

From the museum's tower one has a panoramic view

Kalkriese Museum Building Kalkriese Visitors Center

The Museum

Orientation & Information Orientation & Information Orientation & Information
Orientation & Information
Opposite a huge video screen with blurred shadows and battle noise, the battle mask takes on an eerie image a proper photo of the mask and bones found accumulated at the site
Opposite a huge video screen with blurred shadows and battle noise, the battle mask takes on an eerie image.
Monument for a centurion named Caelius from Bononia (Bologna) who perished with Varus
Above right: a proper photo of the mask – bones found accumulated at the site.

Miscellaneous finds

Miscellaneous finds
Miscellaneous finds

Outside

The stakes indicate the former earth wall which may have hidden the ambush excavations
The stakes indicate the former earth wall
which may have hidden the final ambush.
Excavations

2003 Theodor Mommsen exhibit, on occasion of the 100th anniversary of his death

Mommsen images in front of a window to the archaeological park Mommsen bust
Depicting Mommsen's travels to France and Italy detail of photo at left The 1848 revolution which sent Mommsen into exile
Depicting his travels to France and Italy The 1848 revolution which sent him into exile.

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