The Roman Museum
The Roman Museum in Avenches presents the vestiges of Aventicum, the Roman capital of the Helvets. The scientific excavations, which were started in the 19th century, are pursued to this day.
The Roman Museum focuses entirely on Aventicum, the Roman capital of the Helvets. This town had 20'000 inhabitants, a number that has never been reached again. Aventicum was fortified with a wall measuring 5.5 km in length and containing 4 gates. 73 towers allowed access to its rampart walk.
Individual prices during special exposition
Office du Tourisme d'Avenches
Place de l'Eglise 3
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From 1 avr. 2018 to 30 sept. 2018
From 1 oct. 2018 to 31 oct. 2018
From 1 nov. 2021 to 21 mars 2022