Xanten was a former Roman settlement on the Rhine, and now it is set up as a museum and archaelogical park. There are tall columns, houses, an amphitheater and baths. It is a great Roman site for children as there are many hands-on exhibits and reconstructions so that children can experience life as a Roman. They also offer many tour on various themes.
- March to October: daily 9 to 18
- November: daily 9 to 17 clock
December to February: daily 10 to 16
24, 25 and 31 December closed; Open on New Years Day