IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR 2021: from 13 May to 19 September 2021 in collaboration with the Louvre museum, don't miss the exhibition entirely devoted to the imperial cult: « The Roman Emperor, a mortal among the gods ». You will discover the religious and mythical references of the imperial cult that conferred on the Roman emperor his status of the immortal gods. This exhibition assembles 149 works including 30 specially loaned by the Louvre Museum.
Ideally located in front of the Nîmes Arena, the Musée de la Romanité (opening June 2018) is the new must-see tourist stop in the south of France.
Featuring contemporary architecture and the latest technological innovations, it immerses visitors in a real historical experience, a voyage into antiquity to discover Nîmes, known as the " French Rome ".
Outstanding exhibitions; seminar areas; panoramic restaurant; archaeological garden; and finally an open-air "rooftop" offering an incredible view of the city, the many facets of the museum can seduce visitors from all over the world, individuals and groups.
More than a Museum, this ultra-modern living space is today the best way to understand the city of Nîmes and its region.