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Typology: Monuments

Address

Address: Via di San Gregorio, 30
Zone: Rione Celio (Terme di Caracalla) (Roma centro)
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Contacts

Telephone: info e pren 0039 06 39967700 (lun-ven 9.00-18.00, sab 9.00-14.00) - 06 699841

Opening times

Everyday:
from 26 October 2014 to 15 February 2015: from 9.30 to 16.00 (last entrance at 15.00);
from 16 February to 15 March 2015: from 9.30 to 16.30 (last entrance at 15.30);
from 16 March to 28 March 2015: from 9.30 to 17.00 (last entrance at 16.00)

Only accompained groups, max 20 participants.
Departure every 15' from Arco di Tito. Booking required
tel. +39.06.39967700 - www.coopculture.it

Information

Full: €12.00
Reduced: €7.50

PLEASE NOTE: the Roman Forum and the Palatine Hill are located in the same archaeological area and count as one admission, therefore if you use the ticket or Roma Pass to get in once, it cannot be used again for the same site/area

Roma Archeologia Card: Adults: € 23,00 Concessions: € 13,00 - valid for 7 days, it allows entance to Palazzo Massimo, Palazzo Altemps, Cripta Balbi, Terme di  Diocleziano, Colosseo, Foro Romano e Palatino, Terme di Caracalla, Villa dei Quintili, Mausoleo di Cecilia Metella;

Roma Pass: the Museum is included in Roma Pass
Telephone:
 +39 06 39967700 (Monday-Friday: 9.00 am - 6.00 pm; Saturday: 9.00 am - 2.00 pm)

Modalità di partecipazione: Booking required

Today's events

Scheduled manifestations

Bimillenario di Augusto (Manifestations) from 2014-09-12 to 2015-06-02

Description

Augustus’ house on the Palatine is one of the most refined and elegant examples of pictorial decoration in a private setting. 
The rooms which today can be visited are made up of a ramp covered by a barrel vault, entirely covered, both on the ceiling and walls, with frescoes; two small rooms which would have been used to host visitors and finally another room used for private purposes. 
The expressive form of the décor dates the rooms to the midst of the “second style”, according to a dating that places the decoration at between the first century B.C. and the first century A.D. :  the perception of a consciously sought-after archaic character is notable in the official halls, as are the more aerial and fantastic thematic and colour connotations in Augustus’ so called “little office”.

See also

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Culture and leisure › Cultural heritage › Archaeological heritage
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Last checked: 2014-10-27 10:12