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Address: Pompeii, Italy
Phone Number: 0818575347
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Skip-the-lines Private Tour of Pompeii Including the Theatre the Forum and all...
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Naples City and Pompeii Half Day Sightseeing Tour
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Pompeii Full-day Tour inluding all Highlights and Newly Opened Houses

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Amazingly well preserved

I was so shocked at how well Pompeii and the forum was preserved from 79AD. The one original sculpture remaining is here (Head of Zeus). Also, right now there is an exhibit by... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Brads P
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Nyon, Switzerland
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Nyon, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I was so shocked at how well Pompeii and the forum was preserved from 79AD. The one original sculpture remaining is here (Head of Zeus). Also, right now there is an exhibit by Igor Mitoraj which alone is breathtaking and as immense as Pompeii itself. You will find around 40 very large pieces that are modern yet fit into the... More 

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Talbingo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Here in June would go back again to finish touring the area in general, Forum is vast as is the whole area that has been excavated

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The ruins are truly amazing to see first hand - the scale and size of what has been uncovered and is still being uncovered is unbelievable. I have visited twice and would return again having seen different things on the second visit!

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Frisco, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ruins of Pompeii are a site to behold and amazing how much they have uncovered and still have to uncover. Well worth the visit if you are in the Naples area.

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Murrieta, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The ruins of Pompeii are an inside look at the era of ancient Rome. The forum was where all the citizens could get together to speak and listen to each other. Currently, there is an art exhibit at the ruins by Polish artist Igor Mitoraj. His imposing bronze sculptures are placed in strategic spots around the city.

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Cobh, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The forum ist just unbelievable huge. Just the faces of the statues are that big that its hard to imagine how huuuuge the whole statues must have been. Sadly it was very crowded but I guess others have the right to visit Pompeii as well ;) So well preserved and gigantic. Im still blown away.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this large section of the city is great. so large and so much to see. I loved the remains of the old statues around-very nice=one of the top photo spots

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Joshua
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you are on your own or on a tour, the Forum is a must see. A guide can help you make sense of what you are seeing and is recommended.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing forum, didn't have time on our guided tour to do it justice. The scale is enormous. Lots to see including old skeletons.

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Chippenham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After entering the Pompeii site you very soon come to this huge open space. Despite all the ruined buildings, it's easy to see how grand and imposing this area must have been. Slightly spoiled by the pieces of modern artwork placed there. Whilst I actually loved the pieces themselves, they do rather detract from the excavated spectacle. I'm sure they... More 

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