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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 beautiful objects from the British Museum exclusively lent to the National Museum of Australia. The Rome: City + Empire exhibition is on at the National Museum of Australia until 3 February 2019.
Enjoy a Roman holiday of your own with Pacific Suite’s family accommodation package from just $199 per night, including a family pass to the exhibition and an overnight stay in one of our spacious suites.
Rome: City + Empire tells stories of the ‘eternal city’ and the might and power of the ancient empire, which continues to intrigue 3000 years after its foundation. The exhibition features more than 200 objects with highlights including an emotive marble statue of a bearded barbarian captive; a gold and jasper sealstone ring depicting Mark Antony; a Pompeii fresco; and one of the finest bronze cavalry parade masks in existence.
The exhibition is open daily, 8am to 7pm (closed Christmas Day).
Pacific Suites Canberra is located in Braddon, close to the CBD and only a few minutes drive to the National Museum of Australia. If you’re seeking Roman family holiday, book our great value Canberra accommodation package* including:
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Rome: City + Empire Exhibition Package
17 December 2018 to 3 February 2019