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»Quintili Vare, legiones redde!«


»Quintilius Varus, give me back my legions!«, Emperor Augustus apparently said after receiving the message about his governor's defeat in Germania (Sueton, Vita Divi Augusti 23. – They were never given back. More about this on the ancient battlefield of Kalkriese ...



Easter Festival of Lights at the site of the Varus Battle 


  Oster-Leuchten 2013 Teaser On Easter Sunday, a splendid fireworks and light installation show will illuminate the sky over Kalkriese in all colors of the rainbow.

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  2014 Teaser Mumien New special exhibition from March 10 until October 5, 2014

With more than 80 original exhibits from the Egyptian Museum in Florence, the special exhibition grants insights into the religious concepts of the netherworld that existed in ancient Egypt. 






Summer Opening Hours Effective from April 1 on


  Narzissen From April 1 summer opening hours are in effect: daily 10:00 am - 6:00 pm. Public tours are offered daily at 2:30 pm, on Sundays and public holidays at 11:00 pm and 2:30 pm. 

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Wanted: Sponsors for Finds

  Muenzschatz We need your support! Help us to preserve archaeological finds from the antique battle field of Kalkriese and adopt one!
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PEACE SYMBOLS Back in Stock at the Museum's Shop


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More than 10,000 people from the greater Osnabrück area have already participated in the »TURNING ROMAN STANDARTS INTO PEACE SYMBOLS« campaign. The peace symbols are now back in stock at the museum shop.

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Hold Your Conference at Kalkriese


  Tagung Stuhlreihe Conferences, seminars as well as other events and interesting supporting programs – Museum und Park Kalkriese offers you both the perfect location and the ambience.
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