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One of the best preserved Mithraeums in the world

Included in the ticket to the archaeological museum, the Mithraeum an underground temple dedicated... read more

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thomasozbun
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Vicenza, Italy
Exquisite

Compared to any other surviving Mithraic shrine (and they were widely scattered across the empire... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
foliumnondefluet
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Lebanon, New Jersey
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“One of the best preserved Mithraeums in the world”
25 Apr 2018
“Exquisite”
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Reviewed yesterday

Included in the ticket to the archaeological museum, the Mithraeum an underground temple dedicated to the god Mithra, one of the best preserved in the world, with many frescoes still intact, particularly that of the god killing a bull.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Compared to any other surviving Mithraic shrine (and they were widely scattered across the empire), this is real stunner. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank foliumnondefluet
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Must go to the museum first to get access. It was much bigger than I expected. There is a plaque on the wall with some information. I would have liked a little more history. Overall it was very interesting site to visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Crystal S
Reviewed 4 February 2013

To visit this sight you should first go to the Archeological Museum of Capua, the ticket is valid for both Museum and Mithreum. The person responsible for unlocking the Mithreum will follow you to the location and guide you through it. See pictures for spectacular...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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