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Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In hidesight should have taken notice of the negative reviews so will try and provide an objective overview. The venue is approx 2.5km from the Colosseum and very remote so Taxi required approx €15. The make shift venue is on a small scale no refreshments...More

Thank Kellog68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bring repellant. They don’t have any or at least didn’t when we were there (“we’re out”) and the front desk woman seemed perplexed that I was upset about everyone being eaten alive by the mosquitios and that they don’t mention on their website to bring/wear...More

Thank CamilleLazear
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We did this gladiator training with our 3 boys - aged 10, 8, 5. We all had a great time. It was very personal and hands on and our group only consisted of us and another family. We chose to walk to the location from...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Really cringe, considered walking out ..should of in hindsight . Go along if you're 13 or easily amused.

Thank James K
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The show was about 4k from the city centre. 15 Euros each way in a taxi at the end of a long dusty lane. Started with a talk about Gladiator history and then a mock Gladiator fight in the small ampetheatre. A small run affair...More

Thank Nicola E
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This was a disappointment — and an expensive one. It was like a kids’ birthday party with too many kids and not enough adults. They admit too many people per session and run out of time. Result: not all the kids get to do all...More

1  Thank carale
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

It’s good for families with kids. Our instructor, Mierko, was very impatient with kids and has a good sense of humor. The program starts with a visit to their mini museum for some knowledge on gladiators and their battle gears. We are then asked to...More

1  Thank tinetengco
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Francesco our Gladiator guide was amazing! Me and my girlfriend were lucky enough to be on a group of just us two meaning we had his complete attention. The museum was a lot of fun, being able to try on all the helmets and feel...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I signed up along with my husband and 6 year old. It was a great time for everyone. It starts out with some background on the gladiator gear they have in their small museum. You can try on helmets and hold weapons. Then training begins....More

1  Thank Ashley T
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This is a must with kids and adults. You will play, laugh, and learn. And the interaction your children get from the Gladiator Mirko absolutely the best there was a big size group and he handled and paid attention to every child and parent. Very...More

1  Thank Tabatha W
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16 June 2018|
Response from Tabatha W | Reviewed this property |
No they have a set of wooden bleachers where everyone can sit and watch like a small little arena. All the kids loved it.