Face to face with the Romans

Exhibition in the Gallo-Roman Museum

What was it really like to live in the vast Roman Empire? Meet the people who experienced it first-hand and listen to their spellbinding stories.

Take a surprising new look at issues that preoccupied the Romans too: politics, migration and citizenship,faith and superstition, profiteering, sexuality.

The exhibition offers an exciting overview of the Roman cultural world, for young and old.

More than 250 masterpieces from the British Museum show Rome’s legacy at its finest. Or how a small village on the Tiber grew into a mighty world empire, united in its diversity!