Travel back in time and discover the determination, machines and genius that carved the great Roman Empire.
This family friendly exhibition features carefully reconstructed replica machines that reflect one of the most technologically significant times in human history.
The Roman Imperial period (52BC – 476AD) was an era of massive construction and large scale technical innovation that brought about unprecedented well being. Many of the objects, concepts and machines are still part of our modern lives.
Exhibition creators have reconstructed Ancient Roman technology using the same materials and techniques used thousands of years ago. You will see models, catapults, frescoes, armour, weapons, busts and more.
Ancient Rome is best suited to primary school aged children though the entire family will enjoy learning about this fascinating era, including military genius and mighty machines - "Caesar’s army", discipline, tactics, war machines, armour, weapons, "All roads lead to Rome" - measurements, transportation by road and sea, communication, "Building Rome" - engineering - roads, bridges, buildings, monuments, aqueducts, tools, machines, techniques, "Entertainment" - gladiators, Colosseum, games, art, clothes, timekeeping, Roman life and people.
Discover Ancient Rome as part of your family day out in Fremantle on now!
07 Dec 19 - 26 Apr 20
Victoria Quay Road, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Ace Cinemas is a West Australian owned company that has been entertaining the people of Perth for more than 60 years. Ace Cinemas Rockingham is located only 39 minutes from the Perth central business district and 28 minutes from Mandurah.
As one of Australia’s first drive-in operators and the company responsible for the construction of Perth’s first cinema complex, The Cinecentre, Ace Cinemas has, since the 1950’s, been synonymous with the growth and diversification of Western Australia’s independent cinema industry.
Ace Cinemas offers movie goers a range of sophisticated modern venues and reinforces itself as a leading independent exhibitor in the Australian cinema industry today.
1 Syren Street, Rockingham, Western Australia, Australia