The Augusta Raurica silver hoard
Join us in discovering the riches that lay hidden under the Roman town. Follwoing a brief introduction, we'll delve down together into the unique story of Augusta Raurica's Roman silver hoard. Why was the treasure buried and why didn't its owners dig it up again? What were the highly unusual circumstances of its discovery? Who did the precious treasure belong to?
Come with us and look at these beautifully ornate items and learn all about ancient mythology, the minting of Roman coins, Roman eating habits and ancient handicrafts.
German (additional languages are available for individual group bookings)
2.00 - 2.50 pm
Meeting and ending point
Entrance to the Roman Museum
This tour is recommended for guests from 16 years.