Welcome to Nyon's Roman Museum

The doors of the Roman Museum open into the ancient town of Nyon/Noviodunum, the urban centre of the Colonia Iulia Equestris. You will discover the typical day-to-day existence of a Roman colony, ranging from care of one’s appearance to political life. The Museum also proposes activities for children and guided tours.

Discovery sundays

Discovery sundays

Sunday 3rd March at 3 pm

Guided tour in the permanent exhibition about "Women in Antiquity"


Guided tour in French only. Free access. 45 min.


Blindfolded to get a better look

Blindfolded to get a better look

Sunday March 24 at 2:30 p.m. 

Blindfolded, discover objects through touch, exploring their shape and material, and trying to guess their name and use.

Then test your ability to draw them, and have them recognized by other participants.

Accompagnied by Natacha, blind, and Ricardo, from the Step2Blind association.

Duration 1 hour, visit in French. All public from 12 years old. Free of charge. By reservation only.


News about the amphitheatre

News about the amphitheatre more

The town council voted, Monday 29 August 2022, a credit for the study of the amphitheatre project, which was unearthed in 1996.

Archaeological site

Archaeological site more

Roman days in Nyon

Roman days in Nyon more

Nyon International Festival of Archaeological Films

Nyon International Festival of Archaeological Films more

Support the Roman Museum!

Support the Roman Museum! more