Alphen aan den Rijn
Alphen aan den Rijn - Travel back in time and visit the dark Middle Ages, the ancient Romans or experience daily live in the prehistory. The archeological theme park Archeon is a 'live' museum where people in period dress live and work in the reconstructed villages.
Urgeschichte8800 - 12 v. Chr. The camp of the hunter-gatherers is your starting point for a journey through the prehistory. Via the dugout canoes you make a trip to the Bronze Age and the Iron Age.
Römerzeit12 v. Chr. - 406 n. Chr. During the Roman times you can learn more about the daily life of the ancient Romans. You see their buildings and learn about their daily live. Spectacular is also the Arena with a real gladiatorial combat.
Mittelalter406 - 1500 n. Chr. Arriving in Medieval times, you can see how people lived and worked in those dark ages.
The buildings in the park are reconstructions based on archaeological finds in the Netherlands.
Thanks to the many characters, shows and activities history is brought to life in a very exciting way.
Der archäologische Themenpark Archeon ist eine angenehme, interaktive Möglichkeit, etwas über die Geschichte zu lernen und zu sehen, wie die Menschen in der Vorgeschichte, der Römerzeit und dem Mittelalter lebten.