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Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini

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Like in time machine

I had luck to visit this site for a first time on the second day of it's opening, back on 2011... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A magnificent look into ancient Rome

We think this is the best site we visited during our 3 days in Rome. The tour takes you under the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank MishaBelgrade
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank hlk613
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank Terry_Taylor_MI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn't sure what to expect when booking this tour, especially at the end of a four week tour around Italy with three kids. I thought it might be a bit too much for them but my 12 year old said this was the best...More

Thank NatalieP1007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, it’s very dark and you walk on a plexiglass floor looking down almost the entire time. The lights are continually turned off so you can’t see a thing. The group is herded through the maze and while some of the group can see a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great tour for the whole family. Clever use of glass floors, videos and lighting bring these ruins to life. We all loved it. At 1.5 hours it is quite long but the last section you are sitting down watching a video which...More

1  Thank JonesEngland
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

A superb journey into the past. Exceptionally well put together using the benefits of multimedia to show in detail all of the history. I've not seen anything quite like this before. Worth booking a visit.

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Its a great place to explore and see more about Rome. try to go there in the morning before noon time

Thank TravElkouteini
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We made reservations in advance. This stop was a perfect break for our family of four to get out of the heat and learn about how so much of Rome's history is buried under ground. This was a fascinating exhibit and in some ways enjoyed...More

Thank Matt Y
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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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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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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.