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Dec 28, 2018
“Monumental arch”
Sep 4, 2018
“Worth a Look”
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Reviewed December 28, 2018

This is a monumental arch between two buildings dedicated to Emperor Gallieno. It originally consist of three arches, but only the central arch is left. Worth a visit if in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

For the avid historian this arch is worth visiting and photographing. However, you may be disappointed in the area around it. The small street it is on was littered with debris. The piers are behind protective gates and the base of one pier was full...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Pretty scenic arch, perhaps not worth a special trip but a pleasure to walk under daily. Area is cobbled, and adequate people until very late, if you don’t like visiting isolated places.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Located near Emmanuale stop opposite the Trofei di Mario Park. Merged with the road and a local Baisicila one might not see it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MFD_1980
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Seems to be a common thing when walking the streets of Rome we had our day planned out of what we wanted to see, however as we were walking to Santa Mario Maggiore, we turned a corner and saw this arch resting (crushed) between to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 25, 2017

This is a lovely, yet seldom visited arch, near the Vittorio Emanuele square. The arch, which dates back to 262 A.D. is in rather good shape, despite the road under it still being used.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank TheShis
Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Arch of Gallienus is a monumental arch, built to honor an emperor by that name, built into the ancient Servian Wall of Rome. One side of it rests against the Church of San Vito. It is near Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II. You can walk...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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