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Built in celebration over Augustus' victory over the murder of Caesar in 42 BC, this ancient site is dominated by the remains of the Temple of Mars.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Alessandrina | Largo Corrado Ricci side, Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Started in 42 BC this forum includes the Temple of Mars, the Roman God, after the murder of his adopted father Julius Caesar, Augustus became emperor in 27 BC.

Date of experience: November 2019
50  Thank alessandrofL127YD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place have the most amazing Roman partly standing buildings / columns. You can hire a audio hearing devices which cost 5 euros each or 7 euros for the audio of the Forum & Palatine which tell you the history as you go through these...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank MazziFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this, palatine hill and the coliseum. I would suggest 4 -5 hours to adequately give yourself enough time to take it all in. They are all connected so it makes sense just to do them all at once.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank shazbut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is another Roman attraction where the story is more interesting than the site. Apparently after an earthquake in the 6th century the original buildings were all removed; while later medieval and early-modern buildings have now also been removed, the truth is there's not a...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had tickets for the evening light show for here. It was good. We had the tickets for forum of Caesar and Augustus. The Caesar experience was the best you walked round and it was more immersive. The information was repeated at the second light...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lives up to all the expectation. A real must see if you are a history buff, goosebumps looking at all the ruins, the history screams out and it really must be seen to be believed.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 931jadenh
Reviewed 7 October 2019 via mobile

Allow yourself time to read the boards on the property to learn about the history, touch the rock and embrace the culture it’s truly a step back in our past to experience, Enjoy!

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Mathewwi
Reviewed 7 October 2019 via mobile

We attended the Sound and Light show for the Augustus Forum. It was amazing to learn about the history of Augustus and to envision exactly how his forum must have looked in its hey day. The lights brought the forum back to life, recreating the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sonsonator
Reviewed 13 September 2019

Forum of Augustus located on Via Alexxandrina has been built in 42 B.C. in celebration over Augustus' victory over the murder of Caesar. This site was dominated by the Temple of Mars remains. Recommended.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 2 August 2019 via mobile

So great experience even for kids. Amazing show for the whole family and we all learnt a lot. The kids were amazed and so were we. Highly recommend ! Next time we will do the Forum of Caesar.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Rich334
12 April 2019|
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Response from ZetemaProgettoCultur | Property representative |
Dear Rich, for the Forum of Augustus show, box office is located in Via Alessandrina, Largo Corrado Ricci side: you can buy tickets only for the show of the day and subject to availability. Tickets can also be purchased... More
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VacationButterfly
29 March 2018|
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Response from ZetemaProgettoCultur | Property representative |
Dear Mr/Mrs, for the light show "Viaggi nell'antica Roma" you can purchase your ticket online (official website viaggioneifori) or through the Contact Centre +39 060608 and Tourist Information Points. Enjoy Rome! Best... More
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COMO999
24 January 2018|
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Dear, the access to the site of Augustus is possible in occasion of the show "Viaggio nei Fori". While spacing on various aspects of the Roman world, the story is still anchored to the site of Augustus, creatively using the... More
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