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Roman Arch of Titus

Roman Arch of Titus Tour, Architecture & Ticket Information

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] It’s not the Arc de Triomphe. But it does kinda look like it to the untrained eye. The Arch of Titus was built in the first century AD and is dedicated to Titus. The brother of Domitian, Titus received the Arch posthumously in recognition of his wins in battle. In 71AD a military campaign […]

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Ouside look of bulding

Public baths in ancient Rome – The Baths of Diocletian

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] These former public baths were named after the Roman Emperor Diocletian, and are located within Rome. Construction started in 298 AD and was finished in 8 years. Known for being ancient Rome’s biggest baths of their kind, the brick and marble structure is a sight to behold. They served the local community for relaxation, […]

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Mamertine prison facts

The Mamertine Prison in Rome – Tickets, Location & History

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Built – it is believed – in the 7th century BC, the Mamertine was located on the Capitoline Hill and served as a prison for “important” or “high profile” prisoners. It was known back then as the Tullianum, and was perhaps named after one of the Roman kings of that name. Others state it […]

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