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Musée Romain (Roman Museum)

Musée Romain (Roman Museum) Review

Graced by a statue of Caesar, the Musée Romain contains an attractively mounted collection of sumptuously detailed architectural stonework, fresco fragments, statuary, mosaics, and earthenware. The museum was built atop the foundation of a 1st-century AD basilica; a pristine miniature model inside and an excellent trompe l'oeil palace on an outside wall evoke the remarkable original structure. A listing of the exhibits is available in English, as are guided tours.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Rue Maupertuis, Nyon, Vaud 1260 | Map It
  • Phone: 022/3617591
  • Cost: 8 SF, includes Musée du Léman and Château de Nyon
  • Hours: Apr.–Oct., Tues.–Sun. 10–5; Nov.–Mar., Tues.–Sun. 2–5
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  • Location: Nyon
Updated: 10-09-2012

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