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The Augusta Raurica silver hoard

Description

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.

This tour is recommended for guests from 16 years.

Language
German (this tour can be booked in other languages for individual groups)

Time
2 - 2.50 pm

Duration
1 hour

Meeting and ending point
In front of the Roman Museum

Getting there

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