The plan of Rome model

MRSH - Université de Caen

Esplanade de la Paix - 14032 CAEN CEDEX 5
Tel. : +33 (0)2 31 56 62 00 ou +33 (0)2 31 56 58 29
Fax : +33 (0)2 31 56 62 60
www.unicaen.fr/rome
mrsh.accueil@unicaen.fr or caroline.bertot@unicaen.fr

 

Come and discover 4th-century Rome in the form of a varnished plaster model measuring 70 m²!
At Caen University, a stone’s throw from the Castle, the Plan of Rome was made by the Norman architect Paul Bigot between 1900 and 1942, and is a listed historic monument. It represents Imperial Rome in the 4th century. An audiovisual show will take you through 13 centuries of History.

A guide will accompany you throughout your visit.

 

  • Opening hours :

By reservation from Monday to Friday, from 8.30 am to 5 pm.
Closed from 24/12 to 04/01 and from 25/07 to 26/08.

  • Rates :

1-hour tour: 5€ (reduced rate 3€).
Audiovisual show, depending on guided tours taking place: 3€.