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Museum in Petronell-Carnuntum

Museum Carnuntinum

This museum of archaeological finds is the largest of its kind in Austria, having amassed over 3300 Roman treasures in its 100-year existence. The museum’s highlight, Tanzende Mänade (Dancing Maenad), a marble figur…
Ruins in Petronell-Carnuntum

Freilichtmuseum Petronell

The open-air museum is the major attraction in Petronell-Carnuntum itself and lies on the site of the old civilian town. It includes ruins of the public baths and a totally reconstructed temple of Diana. Strapping y…
Ruins in Petronell-Carnuntum

Amphitheater Bad Deutsch-Altenburg

Situated about 2km on from Freilichtmuseum Petronell towards Bad Deutsch-Altenburg, the grass-covered amphitheatre formerly seated 15,000. It now hosts a theatre festival over summer.