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The Forum gives you an idea of the social atmosphere of what Pompeii must have had. Well worth a visit if you are in Pompeii ruins.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one part of the tour of Pompeii. Unfortunately, the signage is non-existent to explain the history of the site. There is an excavated large square area, with some ruins around the edge. I suppose those are shops and perhaps civic offices. After some high expectation, this was a bit of a disappointment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Forum gives you an idea of the social atmosphere of what Pompeii must have had. Well worth a visit if you are in Pompeii ruins.

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McKinney, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can just imagine yourself walking amongst the people of Pompeii as you work your way across the massive huge area of Pompeii that served as their town square.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most amazing place, history right under your feet and all around you. Roman life becomes so real standing in the middle of the columns and buildings, highly recommended if you are visiting Rome do not miss this part.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Forum was one of the coolest things we saw in all of Pompeii. The fact that it is still somewhat standing after what happened there is pretty incredible. I love all the columns surrounding it as it gives it its charm and shows some of the history behind it. A must do while in Pompeii.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each of the sights at Pompeii are so special from the perspective of preserving history of everyday life in the ancient city. The Forum and its distinct parts confirms the Roman's sense of order and organization. ...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

The Forum here is most definitely worth visiting, but it is by no means as impressive as seeing the Roman Forum, so as long as you don't have your expectations raised too high, you will be happy you checked it out!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

The Forum has some of the highest pieces of Architecture on the site and most tours end up here, before heading back to the entry. However, stay here and get your bearings for the rest of the site. There is a restaurant close by with toilet facilities.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

You an go on for hours and hours in the ruins and at every turn something fascinating to see. The central forum pictured here was amazing. When you see the destruction and imagine what things looked like before the eruption, a feeling of sadness tends to set in. I was amazed at what I saw. The ruins are a must... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Nice to know how the Romans had planned the entire market place. It is also good to see the various dedicated places both of worship and administration. Soak yourself in life 2 centuries before Christ!!

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