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Rome Sights

Museo delle Terme di Diocleziano (Baths of Diocletian)

  • Viale E. De Nicola 79 Map It
  • Repubblica

Updated 04/02/2015

Fodor's Review

Though part of the ancient structure is now the church of Santa Maria degli Angeli, and other parts were transformed into a Carthusian monastery or razed to make room for later urban development, a visit gives you an idea of the scale and grandeur of this ancient bathing establishment. Upon entering the church you see the major structures of the baths, partly covered by 16th- and 17th-century overlay, some of which is by Michelangelo. The monastery cloister is filled with the lapidary collection of the Museo Nazionale Romano while other rooms have archaeological works, along with a virtual representation of Livia's villa, which you can tour with the help of a joystick.

Sight Information

Address:

Viale E. De Nicola 79, Rome, Latium, 00185, Italy

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Phone:

06-39967700

Sight Details:

  • €7, includes 3 other Museo Nazional Romano sites (Crypta Balbi, Palazzo Massimo, Palazzo Altemps)
  • Tues.–Sun. 9–7:45; ticket office closes at 6:45

Updated 04/02/2015

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