Wine festival at the Aquincum Museum on 26 September 2015 (10:00-21:00).

The Aquincum Museum is reviving the festival of Dionysus, god of wine and harvest, patron of the theatre, complete with a festival procession.


10:00 – 18:00 Crafts fair: honey, honey products, honey cake, goat milk and cheese

10:00 – 18:00 Arts and crafts activities: pottery, felting, basket weaving, making wooden tools and toys

10:00 – 21:00 Wine tasting and fair: Cseri Pincészet (Pannonhalma), Illés Pince (Tokaj)

10:00 – 21:00 Roman harvest dishes – La Fiesta Party Service

13:00 – 13:30  The House of the painter comes back to life

11:00 – 15:30 Harvest festivities and games with the Familia Gladiatoria

11:00 Grapes of Aquincum, presentation by archaeologist Zoltán Havas (in Hungarian)

16:00 Festival procession

16:30 – 17:15 Greek dances with Akropolis Kompania

17:15 – 18:00 Harvest festivities – games with prizes 

18:00 – 18:45 Ancient harvest festivities with the Familia Gladiatoria

19:00 – 20:00 The adventures of the God of wines by the Szami-Ko Társulat (in Hungarian)

20:00 – 21:00 Wine theatre and wine tasting with actor János Papp and friends and the band Trigonon Együttes

Programmes after 19:00 are only for adults!


Adult: 1800 HUF

Children and seniors: 900 HUF

Family ticket: 4500 HUF

During the event we are only able to accept cash. The usual ticket discounts do not apply.

The usual, monthly day with free entrance date has moved to Sunday, 27 September 2015: when visitors from the European Economic Area (who are under the age of 26, or two close relatives accompanying children under the age of 18) can visit the Aquincum Museum for free.

Széchenyi 2020
Széchenyi 2020