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Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini

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Great introduction to Rome

We had visited here on a previous trip to Rome, but wanted to see it again when we returned a few... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SnowyShasta
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Portland, Oregon
A must when in Rome

In order to get into the museum, one needs to make a reservation for their guided tour (which is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mum-o-3
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Singapore
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had visited here on a previous trip to Rome, but wanted to see it again when we returned a few years later with another couple. The experience has changed slightly, with a few more lights/highlights and texts, but overall it was a great introduction...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In order to get into the museum, one needs to make a reservation for their guided tour (which is included in the entrance fee). The tour is abt 1hr 30min and conducted in different languages at different times of the day. We went onsite to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amongst Rome’s ruins it can be challenging to picture what Roman life was really like, but the Domus Romane is the perfect activity to truly understand it. You will visit two excavated houses under the Palazzo Valentini. Room by room you’ll discover the history of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting find but couldn’t much information. Roman column from the Dracian wars. At the top of the column is a bronze figure of Pope Peter. Ruins there and a church nearby too

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my gripes during overseas travel is that we might get to see the monuments but we didn't quite understand the underlying meaning behind them. Fret no more as this place resolved this issue by using interactive technology to combine with existing ancient artefact...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

This Domus was discovered only few years ago when trying to dig a garage beside Piazza Venezia. With 3D reconstruction, walking underneath this Renaissance building you discover a true treasure, but I don’t want to spoil the surprise, it’s a must that will leave young...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

I had luck to visit this site for a first time on the second day of it's opening, back on 2011. Glass floor, visual effects and sounds make you feel like you are really part of every day living in ancient Rome,at least for time...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MishaBelgrade
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We think this is the best site we visited during our 3 days in Rome. The tour takes you under the Palazzo Valentini where during the course of excavations for an underground parking garage, the ruins of a major 2nd/3rd century Roman villa was discovered...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

A really interesting and well organised attraction which really shows what life would have been like in Ancient Rome. The plexiglass floor is a little disorienting at first, but you soon get used to it. Great commentary (accessible for a 9 year old but also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anne M
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

One of the most unique archaeological presentations I have seen. The use of plexiglass flooring to allow you to actually stand over the ruins, with excellent narration, and the use of both computerized lighting to highlight aspects. As well as, utilizing reconstructive visual aids that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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IndigoGrrl
25 May 2018|
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Response from seenewplaces2015 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few tours in English a day but visitors from other countries book them if they can't get one in their own language. Make sure you book on the official website.
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6 January 2018|
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Do not remember this request Maybe for the registration to the company for payment ? Try again or call 892101 today is a holiday so on Mondahope this helps
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9 December 2017|
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Response from Judy B | Reviewed this property |
On their website it says there is a reduced price for children from 6 to 17 and children under 6 are free. Adults 12E, children 8E.
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