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Tempio Capitolino e Piazza del Foro

Piazza Del Foto | Via Musei, 25121 Brescia, Italy
+39 030 297 7833
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Roman Empire

A great piece of Roman architecture and history. Well preserved, it's not too far from the old... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
vicentiuj
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Resita, Romania
via mobile
Truly Awesome Place to See

If you are in Brescia, you have to see the castle and this place. Awesome piece of history. Check... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
ky2nc2ky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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  • Excellent65%
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  • Average6%
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“roman ruins” (8 reviews)
“roman times” (4 reviews)
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Piazza Del Foto | Via Musei, 25121 Brescia, Italy
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

A great piece of Roman architecture and history. Well preserved, it's not too far from the old Duomo. I would have cared for more information a about it...

Thank vicentiuj
Reviewed 27 May 2017

If you are in Brescia, you have to see the castle and this place. Awesome piece of history. Check with one of the locals and get the history of this place that does not show up in the pamphlets. There are plenty of cool places...More

1  Thank ky2nc2ky
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a temple in the heart of Brescia, it's beautiful and not a lot of people know about it. It's the heart of the roman ruins in Brescia, along with Piazza del Foro. Via Musei is basically Brescia's cultural center. I highly recommend everyone...More

Thank TizianaDF-86
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We visited this museum as it offers the chance to walk around and 'uncover' a beautiful Roman temple, piece by piece. The place is setup really nicely in that it guides you through the area's development from pre-roman time to now, by wandering through the...More

1  Thank TB862
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

right on the heart of Brescia this ancient roman masterpiece Don't miss the hidden rooms discovered only 2 years ago

Thank zag16
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Italy will show you roman ruins in many parts of the country. to find such a large collection in Brescia was a great addition to this trip. Brescians have take care of preserving this site for all to enjoy

Thank Enrico_in_Sicilia
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We took a day trip by train from Peschiera DG to Brescia specifically to the Capitoline Temple. The walk from the station is some way, the area around the station not pleasant, but the town itself is lovely and the Temple well signposted. On my...More

2  Thank HarleMin
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Amazing! Do not forget to visit space under the Tempio with a great archeological treasures. There is an impressive view into a history of this temple with very nicely video about the time passing by and its impact to not only the temple but the...More

1  Thank Eva N
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This site is among the best-preserved Roman-era sights in the entire of Italy. While we were there, most people seemed to just wander around the pillars and the small museum housing the inscriptions, but the real gem is the wonderfully preserved mosaics and frescos found...More

1  Thank FoxWynne
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This was an unexpected bonus on our day trip to Brescia. In the 19th century, the only evidence of the complex was the top of a tall column that protruded from the ground. Prolonged excavations revealed what lay hidden extensively beneath. On buying a ticket...More

Thank PJandSJ
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