Ancient Rome

Forum and Colosseum

Archeologic area at the Via dei Fori Imperiali

It is here that you can follow the footsteps of ancient Rome, bicentenary monuments, fascinating ruins extend, in fact, to the area from the Colosseum to the Capitol.

The focal point of the area is without a doubt the Colosseum, Rome’s most important symbol that hosts thousands of visitors every year; For this reason, to avoid long queues, please contact your Concierge.

The area around “landlord” offers many other attractions: the Palatine where legend begins the history of Rome with the death of Remo by his brother Romulus, the Roman forum commercial, civic and administrative center of the city ancient and Imperial Forums built by various emperors when the previous hole became insufficient.


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Around the Forum area

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Basilica di San Clemente

Discover 2000 years of history when you visit the Basilica of San Clemente. Admire the spectacular mosaics and frescoes. Travel back in time to explore the Basilica of the fourth century and then descend into the world of Rome in the first century where there is still a pagan temple. Centuries of art and history waiting to be discovered!



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San Pietro in Vincoli

The Church was founded in the fifth century by the Empress, Eudossia, in order to host a precious relic, the chain with which St Peter’s body was bound when a prisoner in Jerusalem. The construction was rebuilt in the thirteenth century. Further work was carried out in the sixteenth century (the façade and arcade) and in the eighteenth century (the interior). The relic has remained at all times where it had been originally placed. To this day, it lies under the main altar and is shown to the faithful on 1 August every year.



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St. Joseph ‘‘the Carpenter’’ and Carcer Tullianum

Carcer Tullianum It is located below the Church of St. Joseph ‘‘the Carpenter’’ – dated sixteenth century – it faces at the Roman Forum, one of the most impressive views of the city. The complex consists of two distinct parts: the Carcer, the upper level, which dates from the seventh century. B.C. and Tullianum, the lower level, which dates back to the sixth century.a.C. The Tullianum waters were left to die the enemies of the Roman people, including some major historical figures, like Vercingetorix, the prince and leader of Gallia (Gaul).



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Capitoline Museums

Founded in 1471 when Pope Sixtus IV donated a number of bronze statues to the people of Rome, they are the oldest public museums in the world. The collection or art works and archaeological relics are housed in two buildings which, together with Palazzo Senatorio, flank Michelangelo’s magnificent Piazza del Campidoglio: the Palazzo dei Conservatori and Palazzo Nuovo.



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VIRTUAL TOUR

Ancient and Recent

Wear our Oculus VR and go back into the history of Ancient Rome! With Virtual Reality you will have a complete immersion in the three Colosseum areas at the height of its splendor.



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A souvenir of Rome

Discover the beauty of beauties of the Colosseum and Roman Forum illuminated by the magical lights of sunrise and sunset.





SHOPPING WHAT A PASSION

Shopping Streets

Among the cult of Roman shopping places not to be missed, the area of the Trident with the famous Via dei Condotti, Via Borgognona and Via Frattina.




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Taverna dei Fori

La Taverna dei Fori Imperiali, is a sober room placed at the center of Rome and managed ten age by a family, where followed four generations.




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