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Location and accessibility


The Gallo-Roman Museum is located in Tongeren, the country’s oldest city. The museum is situated in the centre of the city, not far from Our Blessed Lady Basilica. You cannot miss it from there.

Our address: Kielenstraat 15, 3700 Tongeren.

By car

Tongeren is less than one hour away from Antwerp, Brussels or Aachen by car. From Hasselt, Liège or Maastricht you are here in 30 minutes.

GPS coordinates: N 50°46'52.74'' - E 5°27'59.10''.

It is best to park your vehicle in 'De Motten’ car park (entrance at the junction of the streets 'Dijk' and 'Kastanjewal'). The museum is a 10-minute walk from this free car park. If you prefer to be closer, you can opt for the fee-paying Q-Park urban car parks, all of which are a few minutes away on foot.

By coach

It is best for coaches to be parked on/at Eeuwfeestwal (10-minute walk) or at Fonteindreef - Pliniuspark (20-minute walk). If the latter option is chosen, it is best for the passengers to alight at Sint-Truiderstraat.

By train

Tongeren is a stop along the Antwerp - Hasselt - Liège route. Starting from Brussels, Tongeren is easy to reach via Hasselt or Liège. It takes 1.5 to 2 hours. The station is a 10-minute walk from the museum. NMBS timetable: www.belgianrail.be

By bus

Tongeren is easy to reach from Sint-Truiden, Hasselt, Genk, Liège and Maastricht. The station is a 10-minute walk from the museum. Timetable: www.delijn.be.



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