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Domus Romana

Open Now: 09:00 - 19:00
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roman history

Recommend that you need the English guide to fully enjoy this although our Italian speaker was... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
WallaceBluemonday
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Bangkok, Thailand
Very interesting tour especially for history Buffs

Our group visited this Roman house and were guided through the tour by the owner who speaks quite... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Sandy F
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Sequim, Washington, United States
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Via Cesare Battisti 15, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Spent 2 hours with Marco the guide. Fascinating tour of 2000 years of history. First a short film followed by a tour of the rooms showing pre Christ Lucca and how the ages have adopted different building techniques. Excited it was found under a restaurant...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2018

The archeological site discovered in 2010 in the city’s center offers to visitors a great insight in the Roman history of the city and the evolution of the building techniques through history. The remains of walls and other artefacts from the 1st century BC are...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Recommend that you need the English guide to fully enjoy this although our Italian speaker was great. If you know a little about Roman history you will find very interesting

Thank WallaceBluemonday
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This small exhibition starts with a short subtitled film which is interesting. The real star though is the owner who is really enthusiastic about the find in his house and the history of Lucca. The exhibit would be worth going to see anyway but he...More

2  Thank cyclingfrog
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Take an hour and visit this archeology wonder. You’ll learn about Lucia’s history, how it came to be, and see the results of the actual Dig. Worth the $3 fee. Very informative, entertaining and memorable.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Our group visited this Roman house and were guided through the tour by the owner who speaks quite good English. It was fascinating to see what they discovered under their house when they begin excavating to expand the restaurant upstairs. It gives a great glimpse...More

1  Thank Sandy F
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Lucca is such a beautiful place to visit, but our visit to Domus Romana Lucca made our visit so much more meaningful. We came away from our visit with such an enhanced level of understanding of the history of this city. This is an experience...More

3  Thank Jeanette73
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Greeted by Simona upon our arrival we paid the tariff and enjoyed a ten minute film describing Lucca’s past. Upon the films conclusion we were expecting to be turned loose on our own. Surprise # 1 was an offer from Simona to serve as our...More

1  Thank Jim H
Reviewed 26 September 2017

There isn't a lot to see in the museum, but the introductory video is good, the information display boards are good, and the curator tells a great story about the city based on what they have found here. It is, as others have said, primarily...More

1  Thank M1DXB
Reviewed 11 September 2017

a tiny excavation but perfectly shown. the first thing to do is watch the film on the archaeology of the dig. the visit only takes about twenty minutes and is not aimed at the casual visitor looking for some thing spectacular but great for lovers...More

1  Thank teri s
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