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Oils and other lotions

This activity (tour or workshop) will be conducted in German. This offer may be available in English on request. Please contact our visitor service, tel. +41 (0)61 552 22 22 or

Aromatic ointments and fragrant oils have always been very popular. On a tour of the herb garden of the Roman House, we get to know some of the basic ingredients for the ointments. Then it’s time to make our own, using ancient recipes. Finally, we can all take our homemade ointments home with us.

Age: from 6 years of age. The children must be accompanied by an adult.
The workshops are held in unheated rooms. If the weather's cold, warm clothes are recommended.
Tickets must be purchased prior to the event at the museum's reception.
CHF 16.–/CHF 8.– (incl. access to the museum)
A reservation through our customer's service is recommended.
Gästeservice, Giebenacherstrasse 17, 4302 Augst Telefon: +41 (0)61 552 22 22 (Montag - Freitag 09.00 - 17.00 Uhr) E-Mail:

19.4.2019 | 13:00 - 14:30
10.6.2019 | 13:00 - 14:30
24.7.2019 | 13:00 - 14:30
8.9.2019 | 13:00 - 14:30
Salben und Öle in der Antike
Suitable for families
Paid entry
Rate for holders of the Museums-PASS-Musées only.

47.533965, 7.721347