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Roman Forum: things to know and tips
The Roman Forum is one of the major attractions in Rome, as well as one of the most important archaeological sites in Italy. Located a few steps from the Colosseum, another key attraction ancient history lovers, the Roman Forum is a great witness of the greatness of ancient Rome.
For centuries, the Roman Forum has been the centre of political and commercial, both during the Republican era in the Imperial era: at the time, the area was occupied by temples and basilicas, of which there are still important evidences.
Over the centuries, the Roman Forum has been amended several times, so that there are different ruins, each dated in different periods. Today the archaeological complex is one of the most visited places in Rome, with millions of tourists every year who explore its secrets and feel the eXPerience of going back in time: a visit to the Roman Forum is indispensable for anyone who wants to dig into the history of Rome.
There are many ways to visit the Roman Forum, often combined with a visit to the Colosseum to get a full breathtaking view. The best way is to book a guided tour for groups or small groups, or a private tour: with a tour-guide at your disposal your visit to the sights of ancient Rome will be even more exciting!
Roman Forum: useful information
Address: Piazza Santa Maria Nova, Rome
How to get there: the closest subway station is "Colosseo", on Line B of the Rome Metro. The Roman Forum is also reachable by tram 3. Alternatively, you can book a private transfer.
Opening hours: 8:30 to 16:30 (fall / winter); 8:30 to 19:15 (spring / summer)
Entrance fee: full price ticket 12€; concessions 7€ (EU citizens between 18 and 25 years old)