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Domus Romana

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Recommend that you need the English guide to fully enjoy this although our Italian speaker was... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Bangkok, Thailand
Very interesting tour especially for history Buffs

Our group visited this Roman house and were guided through the tour by the owner who speaks quite... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
Sandy F
Sequim, Washington, United States
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Spent 2 hours with Marco the guide. Fascinating tour of 2000 years of history. First a short film followed by a tour of the rooms showing pre Christ Lucca and how the ages have adopted different building techniques. Excited it was found under a restaurant...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

The archeological site discovered in 2010 in the city’s center offers to visitors a great insight in the Roman history of the city and the evolution of the building techniques through history. The remains of walls and other artefacts from the 1st century BC are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Recommend that you need the English guide to fully enjoy this although our Italian speaker was great. If you know a little about Roman history you will find very interesting

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

This small exhibition starts with a short subtitled film which is interesting. The real star though is the owner who is really enthusiastic about the find in his house and the history of Lucca. The exhibit would be worth going to see anyway but he...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank cyclingfrog
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Take an hour and visit this archeology wonder. You’ll learn about Lucia’s history, how it came to be, and see the results of the actual Dig. Worth the $3 fee. Very informative, entertaining and memorable.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Our group visited this Roman house and were guided through the tour by the owner who speaks quite good English. It was fascinating to see what they discovered under their house when they begin excavating to expand the restaurant upstairs. It gives a great glimpse...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Sandy F
Reviewed November 18, 2017

Lucca is such a beautiful place to visit, but our visit to Domus Romana Lucca made our visit so much more meaningful. We came away from our visit with such an enhanced level of understanding of the history of this city. This is an experience...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Greeted by Simona upon our arrival we paid the tariff and enjoyed a ten minute film describing Lucca’s past. Upon the films conclusion we were expecting to be turned loose on our own. Surprise # 1 was an offer from Simona to serve as our...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Jim H
Reviewed September 26, 2017

There isn't a lot to see in the museum, but the introductory video is good, the information display boards are good, and the curator tells a great story about the city based on what they have found here. It is, as others have said, primarily...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

a tiny excavation but perfectly shown. the first thing to do is watch the film on the archaeology of the dig. the visit only takes about twenty minutes and is not aimed at the casual visitor looking for some thing spectacular but great for lovers...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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