Rome: City and Empire Package

Book a cultural getaway in Canberra this spring and summer with the our Rome: City and Empire package, which includes tickets to this highly anticipated exhibition at the National Museum of Australia, only on show in Canberra.

The Rome: City and Empire package includes:

  • Overnight accommodation
  • Full buffet breakfast for up to two adults and two children at Redsalt Restaurant
  • Tickets for up to two adults and two children to the Rome: City and Empire exhibition at the National Museum of Australia
  • IHG Rewards Club members will also receive two Redsalt drink vouchers, each for a glass of house red or white wine*

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*Clicking the BOOK NOW button above will direct you to the Crowne Plaza Canberra booking portal. Your Rome:City and Empire package will be pre-populated once you have entered your dates of stay.

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About the exhibition

A civilisation that changed the world

ROME: CITY + EMPIRE | Treasures from the British Museum

21 September 2018 until 3 February 2019

Stories of Rome and its vast empire continue to captivate and intrigue people almost 3000 years after their foundation.

Rome: City and Empire brings to Canberra more than 200 of the British Museum’s most engaging and beautiful Roman objects. They tell the story of how Rome grew from a series of small villages to become a mighty empire.

Explore how the empire was won and held, witness the grandeur of Ancient Rome and appreciate the rich diversity of its peoples.

Exhibition only on show at the National Museum of Australia, Canberra. 

The National Museum of Australia is open daily from 9am-5pm, closed Christmas Day, 25 December.

Find out more about the National Museum of Australia and the exhibition.

The presentation of this exhibition is a collaboration between the British Museum and the National Museum of Australia.

Image: Marble statue head thought to be of Messalina, Italy, 55-65 CE ©Trustees of the British Museum.

Terms and Conditions

This package can be booked until 1 February 2019 for stays between 21 September 2018 and 3 February 2019. The package includes one set of tickets per stay to the ‘Rome: City and Empire’ exhibition at the National Museum of Australia, for up to 2 adults and 2 children (5-16 years, under 5 years free).  The package includes buffet breakfast for up to 2 adults and 2 children (up to 12 years). This package must be prepaid and is non-refundable. Drink vouchers can also be redeemed for house beer, softdrink or juice.

National Museum of Australia images: ©VisitCanberra

Summer offer: Save up to 35% off your accommodation when you book by 22 January for stays until 30 April 2019*.Book now.