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Discover 18 places tagged “Ancient” in Italy
Villa of Tiberius
The Roman Emperor's lost summer home and grotto full of enormous sculptures sit along the Italian seashore.
Added by mulishwhim
Santa Maria Capua Vetere, Italy
Mithraeum at Santa Maria Capua Vetere
The underground sanctuary of a mysterious ancient Roman religious cult contains an exquisite traditional fresco.
Added by Nero
This bustling Italian plaza is built on the ruins of an ancient Roman amphitheater.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
One man's quest to fix his toilet unearthed over 5,000 artifacts spanning more than 2,000 years of history.
Added by 4rubels
Sassi di Matera
People have been living in the cave houses on this Italian hillside since the Neolithic era.
Added by GFire
The "Greatest Sewer" of ancient Rome is one of the oldest sewer systems in the world, and is still in use.
Added by Kavya Ram Mohan
Cavillon Cave at Grimaldi
A beautiful discovery site of prehistoric burials.
Added by pfpuech
Relics of the Apostle St. Thomas
The relics of one of Jesus' 12 apostles are enshrined in this Italian Basilica.
Added by Christine Williamson
Torre Argentina (Roman Cat Sanctuary)
Hundreds of lucky felines haunt the ruins where Caesar was murdered.
Added by Annetta Black
Villa Romana e Antiquarium
A beautifully well-preserved ancient Roman villa.
Added by saranoonan
Liver of Piacenza
The entire known universe of the ancient Etruscans is held inside this bronze model of a sheep’s liver.
Added by ahvenas
Well of Santa Cristina
This elaborate hole in the ground was built as a sacred site for an ancient civilization.
Cinto Euganeo, Italy
A sudden, striking cluster of hills south of Padua has been attracting visitors for centuries.
Added by storvandre
Arch of Gallienus
This Roman arch marks the location of an ancient gate at one of the Seven Hills of Rome.
Added by brickhound
The Warrior of Capestrano
One of the earliest relics of Italian art is this ornately equipped stone soldier.
Added by The F
The Emperor Tiberius' palace of debauchery.
Added by emdrichardson
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