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Galloroman Museum
Galloroman Museum
Galloroman Museum
Galloroman Museum
Galloroman Museum
Galloroman Museum

Galloroman Museum

Learn about life in the village of Aoste during Galloroman times.
AUGUSTUS VICUS
The confines of existing departments of Isere, Savoie and Ain, Aosta is a Gallo-Roman town.
The ancient name of Aosta, Vicus Augustus, was given to the city in honor of Emperor Augustus (27 BC. - 14 AD. BC), as usual for new towns.
Today, a museum is entirely devoted to the history and life of this agglomeration of Roman Gaul.

The museum
The history of excavations in 1856 until the inauguration of its new version in 2000, the gallo-roman museum of Aosta has a very nice set of archaeological objects and testimonies found on the town of Aosta and its surroundings. A continuous path immerses the visitor in the lives of our Gallo-Roman ancestors there 2000 years. Large and small back in time and find beautiful pieces of ceramics and glass, including jewel, the ewer, shines among mortars, local productions, or the inevitable jars containing imported products (wine, oil, dried fish). Achievements very teaching, such as models or the kitchen table, invite anyone enters this place follow the footsteps of Roman time a trip.

Infos techniques

43, place du Musée
38490 Aoste
Lat : 45.588267Lng : 5.606517
15 d

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Contact

Phone : 04 76 32 58 27

Email : musee@mairie-aoste.org

Website : www.mairie-aoste.org

Facebook : https://fr-fr.facebook.com/museegalloromainaoste/

Open period

From 01/01 to 30/06, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Closed exceptionally on January 1st, May 1st and May 8th.
Canceled or closed because of Covid-19.
Reopening scheduled for September 1, 2020.

From 01/07 to 31/08, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Closed exceptionally on July 14th and August 15th.
Canceled or closed because of Covid-19.

From 01/09 to 18/12, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 2 pm and 5 pm.
Closed exceptionally on November 1st and November 11th.
Open Monday to Friday from 14h to 17h. Closed on weekends, public holidays and Christmas holidays.
Open Saturdays by reservation for groups. Home school on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Groups all year by appointment.

Updated by

Office de Tourisme des Vals du Dauphiné - 03/09/2020

Price(s)

Adult: 5 €
Child (11 years): 3.80 € (Children between 12 and18, students, jobseekers, disabled, teachers. Free for children under 12.).

Free entry for children < 12 years.
Group rate available for > 10 people.

Guided tour of the museum + antique oven + church : booking only
Workshop: 3,50 to 7€.
School groups by reservation only.
Pass futé Lac d'Aiguebelette/ Chartreuse : free under 12 years old
3,80€ over 12 years old.

Covid-19 special services

Gallo-Roman Museum of Aosta closed until 31 August 2020.
Reception carried out according to the sanitary protocol in force.

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