Ancient Rome: The Empire that Shaped the World

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Journey in back in time and discover the legacy of the mighty Roman Empire in the nationally touring exhibition Ancient Rome: The Empire that Shaped the World.

The exhibition highlights one of the most powerful civilisations in the history of humankind by showcasing replica art, machines and technology from the famous era.


Created by internationally acclaimed Artisans of Florence, Italy the exhibition is made up of over 50 displays including frescoes, catapults, armour, busts and weapons all reconstructed from ancient Roman records.

Visit to discover the lasting influence that the Roman Empire has had on modern society and technology. These school holidays enhance your exhibition experience with short, kid-friendly themed talks. Find out more here.  

Exhibition admission is included with general museum entry. Entry to the museum is free for Annual Pass holders.


Teachers and educators, visit here to learn more about school excursions and access curriculum links. Team your ancient history experience with a visit to Antiquities Revealed.

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Event Details

15 May 2021 - 07 November 2021

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