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Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Massimo alle Terme

Largo di Villa Peretti 67 | Museo Nazionale Romano, 00185 Rome, Italy
+39 06 480201
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Built onto the ruins of the Domitian theater, this splendid palazzo houses beautiful mosaics and Roman statuary.
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Largo di Villa Peretti 67 | Museo Nazionale Romano, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The "Museo Nazionale Romano" in Palazzo Massimo, in front of Termini Railway Station, is not toobig, not too crowded, not too expensive, but really a wonderful comprehensive insight in Roman Civilization, from Republican-era noble portraits to late ancient sarcophagi. With a few true masterpieces, worth...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a chance on this museum to get out of the heat for a little while...but wish I hadn't. 7 euro entry fee, no audio guide, no information leaflet and then most of the translations next to the items are long sentences that don't...More

1  Thank PzRKirsty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favourite archeological museum in Rome. It has some amazing stuff. The equal of anything anywhere, but not so crowded. The museum is located close to Termini Train station (the main station in Rome). Ticket is 7 or 8 Euro and it gives...More

1  Thank Scott C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This superb museum unexpectedly proved to be a highlight, with one of the best collections of ancient Roman mosaics and frescoes you'll ever see, and some great sculptures. Livia's 'garden' room is stunning. The museum is one of four on the ridiculously inexpensive National Roman...More

2  Thank Jane D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This inexpensive museum was recommended by our tour guide of the Roman Forum. It contained great sculptures, but also a large collection of mosaics and frescoes from the Roman period. The mosaics and frescoes, many of which were in great condition, gave insight into the...More

1  Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place for a stroll with my wife..off the beaten path...aww alas no crowds...self paced, self guided visit...nice pleasant staff.

Thank Ruben M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favorite place in this museum is the room with the fresco from Livia's house in it. Sitting on the bench looking at the fresco you almost feel like Livia must have. Actually I really loved this museum because it was full of pieces that...More

2  Thank Muleyman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice three story palace right next to Termini Station. Lovely sculptures and frescoes recovered from dozens of sites around Rome.

Thank Alessandro B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent trip. A lot of walking. Historic places that take your mind to fly to the ancient times. The Roman Museum is a very interested place, we enjoyed it a lot.

Thank Georgina V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're into this sort of thing then this museum is probably great, but if you're a bit of cultural retard like me then it is just another in a long list of overwhelming impressive museums in Rome. However I would say the mosaics on...More

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Aaron E
4 February 2017|
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Response from Konstanze W | Reviewed this property |
We spent there 2.5 hours. But could have spent more 😀
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edbrownie
22 September 2016|
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Response from edbrownie |
Thanks for your input. I did post some supplemental info to my original query regarding the Milestone Drinking cups a couple of hours ago just in case someone might know of these cups. Best wishes Eb
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