Publius Aelius Hadrianus one of, if not the most significant emperor of the Roman Empire was ascended to the throne 1900 years ago.
Publius Aelius Hadrianus, one of the Roman emperors – if not the greatest one –, ascended the throne 1900 years ago. He became famous not by his huge conquests or bloody victories, but by border defense acts that stabilizing the empire, constructions reflecting outstanding engineering knowledge or the conscientious way of managing everyday life in the provinces.
The Aquincum Museum would like to pay a tribute to the remarkable Roman Emperor with programs and new temporary exhibitions in 2017.
20-21 May 2017 Floralia – Roman spring festival in Aquincum
16-17 September 2017 European Heritage Days
17 September 2017 Roman Festival
29 September 2017 Researchers’ Night
28 October 2017 Hadrian MCM – A story of an antique carreer exhibition finissage
7-9 November 2017 Hadrian conference