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House of Menander (Casa del Menandro)

Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The house of Meander is a very nice house to look around and had great gardens and a courtyard however compared to some of the other houses this one did not stand out that much even though it is exceptionally large and would be considered...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 14 July 2017

So much of Pompeii has been preserved, and you can truly get a feel for the art of the time from the painting on these walls

Thank Bodillymill
Reviewed 28 June 2017

With multiple levels (the servants lived on the 2nd floor), multiple rooms including a small temple, bath, etc and an expansive central garden, life must have been good for the more successful in Pompeii. With a number of frescos still visible and human remains (in...More

Thank sladerer
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We walked thru this on our tour. I was amazed at how grand it was with the gardens too. There was so much color still on the walls.

Thank Mo1962
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a large house of a wealthy family and contains a lot of interest in the layout and decoration. There is a lovely peristyle garden and interesting fresco paintings.

Thank Ashfield531
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It almost felt alive! That was one of the highlights of our visit. With Rossana (Tours of Pompeii with Lello and Co) at our side, we were almost transported back into those days, and felt it all as if it was today. So impressive to...More

Thank Camille P
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Our tour took us to see all aspects of what life once was here before disaster struck . There is so much still remaining here . The wall paintings give a feeling of the riches of the time and the enclosed back garden allow you...More

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 19 November 2016

One of the largest and most interesting houses in Pompeii. It has its name of Menander, Athenian playwright, which placed on portico.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 23 October 2016

That is also very well architecturally designed house of some wealthy citizen of Roman Empire. There are the large columns in the peristyle of the Casa del Menandro as in case of the House of The Vettii. Very representative is well - preserved fresco of...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 14 October 2016

you could just image what each of the rooms were used for. The pictures on the plasterwork and the mosaic flooring are something to see.

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