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Erected between 180 and 196, this marble monument celebrates the victories of the emperor Marcus Aurelius, which is in the form of a spiral with 190 internal steps.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Impressive victory column for Marcus Aurelius (based on Trajan's earlier column). A wonderfully detailed monument in marvellous condition.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Column is in a fantastic condition. Well protected and a great photo opportunity. Nice open Piazza. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The column of Marcus Aurelius commemorates the Roman Emperor, and is often overlooked due to the other splendid monuments. The column itself is intricately carved with figures, which from a distance is not clear. There are over 100 steps internally that lead to a little...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 15 September 2019 via mobile

This place is one of the less visited in Roma but I adore it.... the column is simple magnificent. I wish I’m available to describe all the prints in the column. This is a perfect square to seat and relax Entrance free

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 15 August 2019

In a random small square in Rome you will find the column of Marcus Aurelius. It is pretty cool with the story of the man from the 2nd century wrapped around it. The thing is huge so you really can't even see the top from...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 9 August 2019 via mobile

"just another" of the monuments that you walk past in Rome that would be first-rate attractions anywhere else. This is on a quieter piazza and is neat to see but difficult to really understand in situ, so snap a picture, maybe do some people watching,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 August 2019

The ancient Romans loved to celebrate their military 'triumphs' and the Column of Marcus Aurelius is just one example of many such monuments found in Rome. The detail carved into the 27 individual Carrara marble 'drums' which comprise the column is stunning.It's hard to believe...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 21 July 2019

This victory column celebrating a military victory in 176 AD during Marcus Aurelius's reign. It was finished in 193 AD. It is a Doric column featuring a spiral relief and was modeled on Trajan's Column.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 17 July 2019

The Column of Marcus Aurelius is a Roman victory column in Piazza Colonna, Rome, Italy. It is a Doric column featuring a spiral relief: it was built in honor of Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius and modeled on Trajan's Column. If you noticed really careful you...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 5 July 2019

This is a very impressive and tall column in the heart of Rome, right near the Colosseum, Palatine Hill and Forum

Date of experience: June 2019
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