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The Roman forum at Bavay

Bavay a monumental ancient forum

Step back in time two thousand years at the largest Roman forum ever unearthed in France. Retrace the footsteps of the inhabitants of the ancient town of Bagacum, on an archaeological site of five acres near Nerviens.

A rich collection

Statues of deities, Corinthian capitals, mosaics... the ancient city comes back to life with the extraordinary museum collection. A guided tour with family allows younger visitors to experience the life of Roman citizens and children of the period.

3D virtual visit

The 3D movie "Back to Bagacum II", shows the extent and details of the site, and explores past times.

Relive the ancient experience of the Bavay Forum

Relive the ancient experience of the Bavay Forum


Information and booking: +33 (0)3 59 73 15 50
Bavay Forum - Allée Chanoine Biévelet - 59570 BAVAY - France
Fax: +33 (0)3 59 73 15 51 - -
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