Night of the Museums at Aquincum on 24 June 2023, 16:00-00:30!
16:00-23:00 Roman re-enactors’ camp – weapons and clothing demonstration
16:00-23:00 Gladiator training for children
16:00-22:00 Barbarian or Roman? – scavenger hunt in the Archaeological Park (in HU)
16:00-21:00 Roman beauty parlour*
16:30-21:00 Roman-barbarian fusion show kitchen
16:30-17:15 Become an ancient engineer! – interactive presentation for children (in HU)
17:00-18:00 Sumptuous homes and smelly alleys – guided tour in the Archaeological Park (in HU)
17:00-20:00 Arts and crafts: clay bead necklace, deity headdress, magic floral pin, felt bracelet, Celtic twist.*
17:00-23:00 Inscape room (in HU)
17:30-18:30 Guided tour of the temporary exhibition “F.E.A.S.T. A three-course belly history” with the curator (Prehistory, Roman period, and Migration period) (in HU)
18:00-18:30 Latest trends in the Roman Empire – fashion show (in HU)
19:00-19:45 Wellness in Antiquity – guided tour in the Archaeological Park (in HU)
18:30-19:15 Guided tour of the temporary exhibition “Uncovered! Or there’s still new under the earth” with the curator (in HU)
19:00-19:45 Mithras – cult objects, feasts and money matters (lecture in HU)
19:30-20:00 Visit to the Roman camp (in HU)
19:45 – 20:15 “Tastes of the Migration Period” Guided tour of the Migration period section of the temporary exhibition “F.E.A.S.T. A three-course belly history” with the curator (in HU)
20:00-23:30 Fortune telling from tea leaves (in HU)
20:15-20:45 Gladiatorial demonstration
21:00-22:00 Aquincum quiz (in HU)
21:00-23:45 Roman astronomy demonstration (in HU)
21:30-22:15 Mithras – cult objects, feasts and money matters (lecture in HU)
22:00-22:45 Guided tour of the temporary exhibition “Uncovered! Or there’s still new under the earth” with the curator (in HU)
22:30-23:00 Fire juggling demonstration
23:00-0:00 Tour of the archaeological park by torchlight (in HU)
We reserve the right to make changes to the programme!
Adult: 2500 HUF
Child (6–18 years): 1200 HUF
Free under the age of 6
During the event – with the exception of the discount for people with disabilities – discounts are not valid.
Tickets can be purchased from 9 June at the Aquincum Museum or ONLINE (click here)
On the day of the event, from 13:00 entry is only possible with a Night of Museums wristband!
The usual ticket prices and discounts are only valid from 9:00 to 13:00.
The discount on the last Saturday of the month is available on the penultimate Saturday of the month, 17 June.
*To take part in the programme marked with the asterisk, visitors must purchase an extra beauty parlour/arts and crafts ticket.
Beauty parlour: face painting = 800 HUF
Arts and crafts tickets: clay bead necklace = 500 HUF, deity headdress = 1000 HUF, magic floral pin = 800 HUF, felt bracelet = 1000 HUF, Celtic twist = 500 HUF
Getting to the Aquincum Museum:
By public transportation:
- Rail: Lines S76, Z72 Aquincum station.
- HÉV suburban railway: Line H5, Kaszásdűlő and Aquincum stops.
- Bus: Lines 34, 106 and 134, Záhony Street stop.
- Night of Museums bus: MU5 / Óbuda Line, Záhony Street stop.
- The car park of the museum can only be accessed via the Záhony Street gate, which can be reached from the south via the cycle path of Szentendrei Road or Ángel Sanz Briz Road, and from the north from the cycle path of Sujtás Street or Gázgyár Street.
- The car park of the museum can only be accessed via the Záhony Street gate. Additional parking spaces can be found at the nearby Auchan Aquincum Óbuda supermarket.