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.

Nuit de Palmyre & Fête de la musique

Nuit de Palmyre & Fête de la musique

Saturday 17 June 2023

Concerts for the Fête de la musique and live performance of Christophe Calpini. Holograms, embroidery, bar and Syrian cuisine.

All public, subject to availability.


European Archaeology days

European Archaeology days

Saturday 17 June at 11am

Visit at the Collections Centre !


On this occasion, the entrance to the Museum is free of charge on the 16, 17 and 18 June.


Syrian embroidery

Syrian embroidery

11 June 2023 at 3pm 

A sharing moment around a comforting tea, embroidering syrian inspired designs, which will be assembled together on a larger communal piece. An invitation to embroider together our relationship to the world, to create a bond to celebrate life.

From 15 years old, 2 hours, registration mandatory.


Temporary exhibition

Temporary exhibition more

Voices of Palmyra

10.03 - 01.10.2023


This exhibition takes you on a journey through the voices, past and present, of those who knew Palmyra, for having worked or lived there. An exhibition that links past, present and future. 

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