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Address: Via Santa Lucia, 84010 Minori, Italy
Phone Number: 089852893
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An interesting view into a Roman villa

Villa Romana is worth a quick visit if you happen to be in Minori . The villa's remains are in good condition & you could imagine what it was like when it was originally built... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
peter b
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London, United Kingdom
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a brilliant place to visit in Minori NOT ADVERTISED ! please visit this place no charge to get in amazing !

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Thank Christine D
London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Villa Romana is worth a quick visit if you happen to be in Minori . The villa's remains are in good condition & you could imagine what it was like when it was originally built . Just one thing for us English only speakers - some descriptions in English would really help !!

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Thank peter b
Paris, France
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The place is free and it won't take more than 15 minutes to visit a 1900 years old roman villa. It is quite well preserved with some mosaics. And it is fresh when the sun is hot.

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Thank Sabidai
Oxford, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

A small seaside Roman villa discovered in 1954 which is free to visit. There is an exhibition area with exhibits and diagrams labelled in Italian. They do provide factsheets in various languages which explains about the find which was useful to read before walking around. The outside area is open and there are steps to climb down and up again.... More 

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Thank KimPearce
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Only 5 mins from our hotel and we had an hour to kill before going up the coast by boat so decided to pay the villa a visit. Very interesting although a lot of the historical text is in Italian. Free entry and they like you to sign a visitors book. Leave a small donation if you like.

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Thank Rees G
Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The villa is free to enter and is worth half an hour or so of your time on an overcast afternoon. We did wonder if a small charge might enable the local authority to spruce up the place a little. Maybe add lighting, information, maybe a video screen with information/reconstructions etc on a loop as many places do these days.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

When we picked Minori to stay in, we had no idea it had a Roman villa! What a lovely surprise! An easy walk behind the shops, really well preserved and so very interesting!

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Thank Deb m
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

This place was right under our noses and we attempted to go there three times before we finally got in...the address leads you to a gate with the sign, but it was always locked. We finally asked a shopkeeper and they advised us to go around the block and that's where we located the museum and entry to the ruins.... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

What a welcome surprise during our drive along the Amalfi Coast. Someone suggested we stop hear and we are do glad they did. It was so interesting to wander with a private guide through this perfectly preserved Roman Villa. If you did not know it was there, you would never find this. The entry fee is free, but donations are... More 

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Thank LetaH0131
Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

If you have been to Pompeii then this villa will leave you underwhelmed. I would discourage making the journey to Minori just to see it. The villa itself is poorly maintained and slippery under foot. All the information is in Italian and so the whole visit took us no more than 20 minutes. There is one room, no.6, which has... More 

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