Tickets on sale now
21 September 2018 to 3 February 2019 | Temporary Gallery
$24 adult, $20 concession, $60 family, $12 child, $16 Friend
Witness the grandeur of the vast empire of ancient Rome and share stories of everyday life, worship, war, glory and death, through more than 200 intriguing and beautiful objects from the British Museum.
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Plan your school visit to take advantage of the Museum's Rome: City and Empire school programs, aligned with the Australian Curriculum. Teacher-guided, Museum-guided and after-hours tours are available.
The presentation of this exhibition is a collaboration between the British Museum and the National Museum of Australia. Images © Trustees of the British Museum
The Australian Government International Exhibitions Insurance (AGIEI) program was established by the Australian Government to provide funding for the purchase of insurance for significant cultural exhibitions. Without AGIEI, the high cost of commercial insurance would prohibit the staging of many major touring exhibitions in Australia.