Off to antiquity!

A mysterious well shaft. The largest late antique silver treasure. The best-preserved ancient theatre north of the Alps. Experience hands on the captivating history of the site: welcome to Augusta Raurica!

Augusta Raurica is the perfect excursion destination – for the whole family, for your school or for groups who wish to take a guided tour. Find out more about all the different adventures that await you here!

However, Augusta Raurica is much more than just a tourist destination. You can find out more about exciting research projects, excavations and conservation.

General COVID-19 Information


Inklusion und Barrierefreiheit in Augusta Raurica

Das neue Tastmodell im Amphitheater

Menschen mit Sehbeeinträchtigungen können im Amphitheater anhand eines neuen Modells die rekonstruierte Arena tastend erfahren. Texte in Brailleschrift vermitteln ergänzend dazu spannende Informationen über das Leben der Gladiatoren.


Täglich - Rundgänge zum selber erleben!

Sporty through the Roman period

An Orienteering through Roman times!

Daily from 10.00 AM until 5.00 PM

The nameless ghost

A mystery tour full of scents and smells

Daily from 10.00 AM until 04.00 PM
Duration approx. 1 hour

Opening Hours

Museum and Roman House

Individuals and families: 10 am - 5 pm
Please note that only a restricted number of visitors is allowed in the museum. We ask for your understanding.

Schools and groups: 9 am - Noon
Upon registration.

From 1st February until 24th March the museum is closed.
During this time the Roman house is accessible free of charge.

Animal park and protected Houses

10 am – 5 pm

Closed on 24th, 25th, 31st December and 1st January

Admission fees

Outdoor areas, including monuments, sites and animal park:

free admission

Museum including the Roman house:

Full price: CHF 8.
Adults (from 18 years)

Reduced rate: CHF 6.–
Children/young people (6 –17 years)
School children, students (up to 26 years)
AHV recipients (pensioners)
Groups of more than 10, per person

Detailed information on free entries and other special rates

The weather

in Augusta Raurica

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Giebenacherstrasse 17
CH-4302 Augst

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