The Augusta Raurica silver hoard

La città romana Augusta Raurica


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.


Museum admission CHF 8/CHF 6

Tours ending after 6.00 pm are subject to an evening surcharge of CHF 60.
Bookings made less than 24 hours in advance are subject to an express surcharge of CHF 50.

Punto d’incontro

Entrance to the Roman Museum