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Reviewed May 30, 2018

One of the largest structures in Pompeii (65m x 24m) as well as one of the oldest (120 - 78BC), standing at the edge of the Forum, it is possible to walk around inside the Basilica admiring its central nave and two side aisles with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

This Basilica ( a great model for the latest Christian temples) is very well preserved due to the sturdy walls it rest in, a bit less ornate than other buildings but still worth seeing

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

This is one of the most imposing of Pompeii's public buildings. Some of the columns remain, but to get an idea of what it looked like, use book that shows you reconstructions

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

This was my favorite part of Pompeii. And that’s saying a lot. It’s the ruins of a huge building from two centuries ago. Truly amazing to see. It is right off the main square and near a large temple. Very nice

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

I loved touring through Pompeii..in particular Basilica. Definitely well worth the visit.....will go back any time!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

This must have been a magnificent basilica prior to the eruption and what they uncovered shows how wonderful it must have been.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Carl S
Reviewed November 28, 2017

It is so hard to think of all those people at the day of volcano eruption. They were walking the same streets, doing their home stuff and accidentally it gone in a day.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

The Basilica is an important building in the Ancient city of Pompeii. Take the time to include it on your visit. It is a historic building for the people of Pompeii. It was an important place in the civil and commercial life of Pompeii. Here...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Worth a visit while inside the Pompeii ruins. One of many interesting ruins to visit at this fantastic place.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

The Basilica was a very important building in that it formed the court house for the town and this is reflected in the location just beside the Forum. You get to appreciate the overall size and form that it would have had where various different...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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