El Jem - The Archaeological Museum of El Jem

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The Archaeological Museum of El Jem

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(21 reviews)
El Jem, El Jem, Tunisia
40 mins

About the tour

This is one of the landmarks of archaeology in Tunisia and North-Africa, the first didactical museum ever to open in Tunisia, the museum hosts a great collection of mosaics depicting the daily life in El Jem, hunting scenes, processions, mythology, scenes dedicated to Bacchus and the 9 muses, etc. Not only that, but the museum hosts a full-size roman-style villa called the Villa Africa which will be the highlight of the tour.

Meet MedTunis


Mohamed Halouani, Tunisian native. Mohamed transformed his profound passion for travel and history into a creative and diversified educational career, designing and carrying out multiple archaeological and cultural trips for various institutions such as The Detroit Institute of Art, the Textile Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, and many more organizations. After having received his degrees in English and Spanish, Mohamed completed his European Master's in linguistics and Hispanic studies at the Sorbonne University in Paris. He has extensive knowledge on Islamic architecture and Eastern decorative elements, as well as, archaeology and history. An excellent lecturer on ethnographic and anthropological subjects, he will introduce you not only to the historical jewels of Tunisia but he'll also reveal to you the culture and history. He is the Co-founder of the Tunisian Interprofessional Federation for Tourism and President of the Cultural Tourism in Tunisia.

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to El Jem with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 40 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from El Jem. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers


23 June 2021

Great tour as usual with him. He shared many interesting facts!

Jackie W.

20 June 2021

Loved this tour, learnt a lot from a guide who really knows his subject.

Tariq and Ollie the Bear .

20 June 2021

fabulous tour seeing amazing mosaic. Med is a great tour guide and recommend all his tours,

Susanna B.

20 June 2021

I really enjoyed the tour. Learning about the historical background and the beautiful view really made it excellent. Thank you!

Cheryl B.

19 June 2021

What beautiful mosaics we saw today, this museum is amazing. Thank you

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