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Vindonissa-Museum

The only Roman museum in Switzerland, which specialises in the history of the Roman legions, is the Vindonissa Museum in Brugg. At that time, the first attempts to read and write started in Switzerland, and the latest permanent exhibition invites visitors to learn more about the first 100 years of reading and writing in the Upper Rhine Region. 2,000 years ago, public and private news was written on Roman slates. Now they guide the visitors through the different sections of the exhibition and inform about history and everyday lives of the Roman legions. On the ground floor, visitors find pieces that showcase the power of Rome. The first floor hosts the new permanent exhibition that illustrates the everyday lives of the legionnaires in the legion camp Vindonissa.

This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/E
Opening 1912

Current exhibits

Röstigräben - Was die Schweiz zusammenhält

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Seit Urzeiten treffen im Schweizer Mittelland unterschiedliche Kulturen aufeinander. Diese hinterlassen ein Erbe: die Röstigräben. Sehen Sie in der Sonderausstellung die archäologischen Zutaten, die zu dieser knusprigen Rösti beitragen, und kochen Sie mit uns weiter an einer würzigen Schweiz.

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: D/F/E
Ein Bauwerk des Jugendstils (c)Kathrin Schulthess Fotografie
Ein Bauwerk des Jugendstils (c)Kathrin Schulthess Fotografie
Röstigräben - Was die Schweiz zusammenhält ...
Röstigräben - Was die Schweiz zusammenhält ...
Der Zenturio rügt einen Legionär
Der Zenturio rügt einen Legionär
  • Archaeology
    Archaeology
  • History
    History
  • Art
    Art

Location of the museum

Museumstrasse 1
5200 Brugg AG

Location/directions

Zu Fuss in 5-7 Min vom Bahnhof Brugg Richtung Altstadt bis zum Rest. Rotes Haus, dann nach links abbiegen.

Open

Di-Fr, So 13-17
Nach Vereinbarung, nur für Gruppen: Di-Fr 10-12

Admission

Erwachsene: CHF 10.-
Kinder: CHF 4.-
Familien: CHF 20.-
Gruppen (ab 10 Personen): CHF 7.- pro Person

Contact

Vindonissa-Museum
Industriestrasse 3
5200 Brugg AG
056 441 21 84 Telephone (Museum)
vindonissa@ag.ch
http://www.vindonissa.ch
  • Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
    Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
  • Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
    Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
  • Museumslupe: the museum has an entry in the Museumslupe, the digital children's guide for art and culture.
    Museumslupe: the museum has an entry in the Museumslupe, the digital children's guide for art and culture.
  • Parking
    Parking
  • Cafeteria
    Cafeteria
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Very children and family-friendly
    Very children and family-friendly
  • Very good accessibility with public transport
    Very good accessibility with public transport