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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The House of the Faun is a large and imposing Pompeian dwelling with two gardens and two atriums. It is famous for its fabulous mosaic depicting the battle between Alexander the Great and Darius, the original of which can be seen in the Archaeological Museum...More

Thank Charlieboy55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice and surprising it was made so long ago - the marble work is also top draw - level and well signed.

Thank HectorJonesBaron
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This part of the ruins has some of the best artefacts on the whole site. Best of which is the Alexander The Great Mosaic (albeit a replica - see the Naples Museum for the original). A must see if in Pompei.

Thank Bmpaddy
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This apparently is one of the largest homes in ancient Pompeii. Fascinating to walk through see the architecture and art work.

1  Thank JonandLaura1
Reviewed 19 July 2018

This is one of the best known and largest houses in Pompeii that you can visit. It is known for this tiny little statue of the faun. There are some well preserved walls and floors in this house and helps to understand how a wealthier...More

2  Thank lithlith
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This house is great to get an idea of how one of the more affluent residents lived back then. The little statue is well preserved and would have been the pride and joy of the house hold I am sure. The whole town is an...More

Thank Deanne D
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

One of the largest houses on site and famous for the statue of the Faun (which is actually quite small) and the fabulous mosaics. Clear to see that the family who lived here back in 79AD had quite a life of luxury and again a...More

Thank MalcH
Reviewed 28 June 2018

You will see a copy of the statue as the real one is in the Naples Museum. This house is large and grand with fantastic mosaics (the original Alexander the Great mosaic is in the Naples museum). The copy is not very accurate, laid on...More

Thank HeatherMegaMauriFan
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Even though most of the original artwork and sculptures have been relocated to the National Archaeological Museum in Naples, the House of the Faun is still stunning. You are welcomed into the house with the Latin greeting 'HAVE' in mosaic on the floor at the...More

3  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I really love this house and how it has been preserved, specially the great mosaic representing the victory of Alexander the Great versus the Persian army. So nice

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