We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dreikonigenhaus (House of the three Magi)

Simeonstrasse, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Four Circles Means Very Good - this One is Very Curious

As you walk from Porta Nigra towards Market Square and look left at some point you will see a... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Jack H
,
Greenville, South Carolina
Old building with good coffee shop

Newly painted old house that now hosts a good coffee shop. Nice ambiance. House mostly for history... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
BarryBarry55
,
Copenhagen, Denmark
Read all 96 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good56%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“tower house” (3 reviews)
“street level” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Simeonstrasse, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
CONTACT
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Trier
Write a ReviewReviews (96)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"tower house"
in 3 reviews
"street level"
in 2 reviews
"the ground floor"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 2 reviews
"market square"
in 2 reviews
"middle ages"
in 2 reviews
"porta nigra"
in 7 reviews
"ladder"
in 8 reviews
"buffs"
in 2 reviews
"window"
in 5 reviews
"facade"
in 2 reviews
"remains"
in 2 reviews
"german"
in 2 reviews
"century"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 5 July 2018

As you walk from Porta Nigra towards Market Square and look left at some point you will see a Coffee Fellows with a prettier than usual facade. This is the Dreikonigenhaus, or the house of the three kings. As far I know the Magi were...More

Thank Jack H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Newly painted old house that now hosts a good coffee shop. Nice ambiance. House mostly for history buffs

Thank BarryBarry55
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Heading along the Simeonstrasse, we notice on the left (No. 19) the rather garishly renovated yet still graceful 13th century Dreikonigenhaus - House of the Three Kings. In the old days the front door of the Roman residence was on the second story, reached by...More

2  Thank Mike K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2017

the coffee and pastries are terrific. service is top notch. the ambiance is wonderful with the dark wood, comfortable tables, chairs and sofas. it is quiet, so you can work or read or just relax.

Thank bbbuttercup
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 19 June 2017

It took us about 10 minutes to find it ( we had the wrong address) but once you know what you are looking for , it is easy to find . It is a XIII th century building whose main purpose was to defend the...More

1  Thank belleretraite
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is one of those 8 or 9 defensive towers, which Trier had in the middle Ages. But she was simultaneously a residential house, just the entrance to it was located high and was carried out by means of a ladder. However, later were made...More

1  Thank gentbrugg
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 April 2017

While looking at the Frankenturm - a formidable 11th century tower house in the Dietrichstraße - we read in our guide there were remains of a Romanesque tower house from the 13th century in the Simeonstraße. So we went to have a look and were...More

1  Thank Trainbleu
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Same street heading to the Porta Negra midway from the marketplace this beautiful building will catch your attention. I look for something to sit on and found out a nice looking building fronting where i was, different from the others. Do not miss this nice...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 January 2017

You'll find it on the road leading from the Porta Nigra leading to the market place after about 150 meter on your left. A medival building restored to how it must have looked in 1250 with the entranced safely tucked away on the 2 the...More

1  Thank Spinvisje
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Leaving the market square and heading towards Porta Nigra...look for it on your right. Built around 1230. Looking head on at it...the lower arch is the doorway. There were pull up stairs or a ladder that could be lowered to allow people in. This was...More

Thank Linda B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 49 hotels in Trier
Zum Christophel Hotel-Restaurant
71 reviews
.21 km away
Altstadt Hotel
72 reviews
.22 km away
Romischer Kaiser
167 reviews
.23 km away
Mercure Hotel Trier Porta Nigra
930 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Schlemmer Eule
268 reviews
.12 km away
Wirtshaus Zur Glocke
262 reviews
.05 km away
Pellolitto Pizzamanufaktur
232 reviews
.11 km away
Stratos Schlabbergass
182 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)
1,417 reviews
.12 km away
Porta Nigra
2,207 reviews
.21 km away
Hauptmarkt
885 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dreikonigenhaus (House of the three Magi) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit