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Great Arch

Passed this landmark on the way up to the square and also on the way back to the parking area.It is... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
BARRYBE
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Durban, South Africa
The ancient arch

The ancient arch was erected in the first century by the emperor Tiberius to commemorate his... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Borzov
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Rijeka, Croatia
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This arch, built in 1st century, was used as an entry way to the Roman Forum.
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Piazza del Mercato, Spoleto, Italy
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Passed this landmark on the way up to the square and also on the way back to the parking area.It is a well kept arch in good condition with lots of history attached to this Roman arch.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

The ancient arch was erected in the first century by the emperor Tiberius to commemorate his natural son Drusus minor and adoptive son Germanicus. It was discovered by the local archeologist Giuseppe Sordini and restored to be one of the most important monuments in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

Roman arch in the middle of town incorporated into another building. On a major walkway in Spoleto. In good condition.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

It is such an ancient arch , spellbinding to walk under and to think about who might have walked here before you in the thousands of years it has existed. There are a few ancient Roman arches in Spoleto , This is I believe the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

The Arco Di Druso is beautiful and historic. Its amazing to walk beneath this arch and imagine the Romans do the same in the first century.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Amazing Roman arch which looks rather out of place as nothing else Roman seems to be there. Still interesting to walk underneath and let the imagination of past centuries flow by.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank John-Paul S
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

The Arco dates to 23 AD and is an amazing example of Roman engineering. Right around the corner is the church of S. Ansone. Enter the church and to the left of the alter is the entrance to the cript of S. Lucco. The cript...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 13, 2016

Not much to see after you've seen it. Except, it is next door to the Tempio Del Gusto restaurant and the Piazza del Mercato.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank rfalteri
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Actually, I saw this many times during my time in Spoleto and only realised it was an attraction about two minutes ago. There are some nice restaurants nearby when you finish looking at the arch...

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

The Arco di Druso is situated at the entrance to the forum (now the piazza mercato). It has been partially incorporated into the more recent shops on one side of the road. On the other it is very close to the Roman temple which is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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