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Complesso del Vittoriano

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Piazza Venezia, 00186 Rome, Italy
Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
+39 06 678 0664
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Vittoriano is a monumental complex inaugurated by Vittorio Emanuele III on June 4, 1911, on the occasion of the International Exposition for the 50th anniversary of the Unification of Italy. Ten years later, on November 4, 1921 at the center of the monument, under...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Vittoriano is a very impressive building on the outside . On the inside however it's nothing special but you should visit it because it offers a GREAT view of the whole city. Entry is free of charge to the vittoriano but there is an...More

Thank Vaggos A
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Without doubt the best view of Rome you can get. We went at 9 45 on a Saturday morning and for a while were the only visitors. Everything about the whole building oozes class,with the exception of the temporary barriers,which spoil the aesthetic on the...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Alrare della Patria ( the Tomb to the unknown soldier) is a piece of history in the heart of Rome! It’s was opened in 1911. It is the place to visit, so huge and some of the people calling it different names such as a...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Known as the wedding cake by locals this is an impressive building and worth visiting for the views. Built in 1911 to commemorate the first king of the unified Italy. It holds the tomb of the unknown soldier which has an eternal flame. Go inside,...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We came across this by chance and were pleased we did as it was free to enter and enjoyed the most spectacular panoramic views of the City.

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Having visited the excellent Hopper exhibition last year at the same venue we were delighted when we learned that the gallery was hosting a Claude Monet exhibition during our trip this year. The Complesso Del Vittoriano is very accessible and as we had a wheelchair...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We came by this building by chance. It is beautiful and free to visit so go see Rome from above. Very beautiful!

Thank TinaZanfir
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This building looks ancient, but is quite modern, dubbed by the Italians the wedding cake, but it is free to get in and has opulent statues and bronzes that are majestic and awe inspiring in size, in my view a truly inspiring building, that fits...More

2  Thank christopher s
Reviewed 15 March 2018

we were slightly puzzled by the whole building which seemed almost empty but were very impressed with the views. First tier gets you very good views of the Forum and the Piazza Venezia and Trajan's column for free. Once you get the lift (pay extra)...More

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Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
If all roads lead to Rome, then they all end here.
Piazza Venezia and the Ancient City are the very
epicenter of the Eternal City. Within a 360-degree
turn, Roman history unrolls in front of you, from its
ancient beginnings to its 21st century
transformations. Whether it’s those historical
playgrounds known as the Roman and Imperial Forums, or
the side-street shops, trattorie, and churches, this
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24 March 2018|
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Response from 886Annie | Reviewed this property |
No, we brought our tickets there. That should not be a problem.