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.

Roman days in Nyon

Roman days in Nyon


 After two successful editions, and in spite of the current events, the Romans are back in Nyon! Adapting to today's challenges, meet us on the 11 and 12 June for a well-deserved change in scenery!

Event free of charge, surgical mask mandatory.

Booking for the shows open on 1st June 2021.


The Wednesday tales

The Wednesday tales

Wednesday 26 May at 3:30 pm

The storytellers will take you to a world filled with heroes and goddesses, ordinary Romans and extraorinary animals. In the midst of these impressive walls, built more than 2000 years ago, the spectators will be transported into Antiquity, a travel filled with mysterious and surprising adventures.

Booking required. CHF 6.- /child (snack to take away, accompanying adult admission free) Within the limit of the number of places available (stories are told in French)


Discovery Sundays

Discovery Sundays

To be a woman in Antiquity

Sunday 6 Juni 2021 at 3:00 pm

The guided tour is in french only.

On reservation. Free guided tour.



#MuseumFromHome more

During the pandemic lockdown, the Roman Museum launched #MuseumFromHome, a new way for you to discover the Museum's collections!

Archaeological site

Archaeological site more

Discover Nyon's archaeological site and its finds!

The Roman Museum is 40 years old

The Roman Museum is 40 years old more

The Roman Museum celebrated its 40th Birthday. An ideal opportunity to celebrate, whilst putting forth a few monuments of the Roman past of Nyon, using digital technology!

Nyon International Festival of Archaeological Films

Nyon International Festival of Archaeological Films more

Discover the FIFAN, organised by the Roman Museum!

Support the Roman Museum!

Support the Roman Museum! more

Would you like to support the Roman Museum? Then join the AMN (Association des Amis des Musées de Nyon) or make a donation to the Roman Museum!