Night of Museums in Aquincum 2022

"Traditions remastered" - Night of Museums at the Aquincum Museum on 25 June 2022, from 16:30 until 01:00.

Tickets can already be purchased at the Aquincum Museum and Jegymester.hu!

On Saturday, 25 June visitors can explore how the Romans travelled, they can learn about ancient gastronomy and take part in creating a special community artwork – from cave painting to graffiti, using techniques from different periods. During the Night, we are holding astronomical and gladiatorial presentations, a fashion show, arts and crafts activities, we are organising a beauty parlour, slave auction, and a Greek dance house.

16:30-17:30 Guided tour of the Hercules Villa (at 1033 Budapest, Meggyfa utca 21., in HU)
16:30-17:30 Curator-led guided tour of the exhibition ‘All roads lead to Aquincum’ (in HU)
17:00-20:00 Arts and crafts (fibula [600 HUF], headdress [600 HUF], pottery [300 HUF], talisman [600 HUF], fridge magnet [600 HUF])
17:00-21:00 Bone carving demonstration
17:00-21:00 Gladiator school
17:00-22:00 Coin minting demonstration
17:00-22:00 ‘Traditions remastered’ game (in HU)
17:00-22:00 From cave painting to graffiti – community artwork
17:00-22:00 Roman beauty parlour and modern trends (henna [300 HUF], Roman make-up [600 HUF], Roman coiffure [600 HUF])
17:15-18:00 ‘All roads lead to Aquincum’ – tour of the archaeological park (in HU)
17:30-18:15 Mithras and his animals – lecture (in HU)
17:30-18:15 Become an ancient engineer! – interactive activity for children (in HU)
17:30-18:30 Guided tour of the Hercules Villa (at 1033 Budapest, Meggyfa utca 21., in HU)
18:30-19:00 Fashion show
19:00-22:00 Roman fusion show kitchen
19:30-20:30 Rumours from the Roman baths – tour of the archaeological park (in HU)
20:00-20:30 Gladiatorial demonstration
20:30-23:59 Test your courage game
21:00-00:30 Astronomical presentation
21:00-23:59 Fortune telling from the stars (in HU)
21:30-22:15 Mithras and his animals under the stars – lecture (in HU)
22:00-23:59 Gastro-quiz (in HU)
22:00-22:30 Slave auction
22:30-23:30 Tour of the archaeological park by torchlight (in HU)
23:30-00:30 Greek dance house
Tickets can already be purchased at the Aquincum Museum and Jegymester.hu!
Adults: 2200 HUF
Children (6-18 years): 1000 HUF

The Aquincum Museum can be visited the whole day on 25 June only with Night of Museum tickets!
 The usual discounts are not valid on the day of the Night of Museums!

On 25 June and during the Night of the Museums, children under 6 years of age, the disabled, and people with a Ukrainian passport or with documents proving their Ukrainian refugee status can visit the museum free of charge.

Due to the event, the discounts on the last Saturday of the month (free entry for visitors under 26 and maximum 2 adult close relatives accompanying children under 18), can be used instead on Saturday, 18 June.
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Photo: Nóra Szilágyi


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