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Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini

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State-of-the-art museum

The museum behind the column has a curious state-of-the-art approach to excursion - it’s based on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Incredible must see museum in Rome

I was walking past the Altar of the Fatherland monument when I spotted this museum (I'd read about... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum behind the column has a curious state-of-the-art approach to excursion - it’s based on multimedia. There are movies projected on the walls, ceilings and floors reproducing the former greatness of the spot. This way does give a new lease on life to the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was walking past the Altar of the Fatherland monument when I spotted this museum (I'd read about it online before I arrived in Rome but hadn't booked it) and I decided to go in and was lucky enough to get the last space on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

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 6 January 2019 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 21 December 2018 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 21 December 2018 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 17 December 2018

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
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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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JBRetired
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Don’t think so, but you may ask the official tourist info service of Rome +39 06 060608
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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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claire b
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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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