060608


Torre della Moletta and archeological site Circus Maximus

Typology: Villas and archaeological areas

Address

Address: Viale Aventino
Zone: Rione Ripa (Circo Massimo-Bocca Verità-Aventino) (Roma centro)
Enter your starting address
nel tratto compreso tra Via dei Cerchi e via del Circo Massimo

Contacts

Opening times

Online purchase of tickets or call center 060608 is required (every day 9.00 - 19.00)
Contingent entry shifts by online purchasing
or calling 060608.
MIC card owners and entitled to gratuity only by calling 060608.
N.B. Before planning the visit, consult the notice for mandatory information to be followed for access.
Group reservation: http://www.museiincomuneroma.it/it/notizie/dal-3-giugno-i-gruppi-possono-prenotare-l-ingresso-nei-musei-civici
Use the Print @ Home to print the purchase receipt or ticket in digital mode to be presented to the access control, at the booked time, without going to the ticket office.
Free admission on the first Sunday of the month (by reservation at 060608) everyone is allowed

from Tuesday to Sunday from 9.30 to 19.00 (last admission at 18 summer time)
from Tuesday to Sunday from 9.30 to 16.30 (last admission at 15.30 winter time)
24 and 31 December 9.30-14.00

Closed on Monday, 25 December, 1 January, 1 May

Information

Entrance fee
Full-price ticket: € 5,00
Reduced-price ticket: € 4,00

Roman Citizens
Full-price ticket: € 4,00
Reduced-price ticket: € 3,00

Free admission to everyone on the first Sunday of each month

Agreement with

Roma Pass
What the agreement provides:

Free entry to the first 2 visited museums and / or archaeological sites and / or experience of your choice.
Reduced ticket to all other museums and / or archaeological sites and / or experience visited thereafter.

Scheduled events

Description

Restored Circus Maximus opens to the public in November 2016 for the first time.
Entrance from Piazza di Porta Capena.
After 2800 years of events now revealed by its treasures finally visible, Circus Maximus will embrace romans and tourists with its timeless splendor.
600 metres long and 140 metres large, it underwent uncountable changes during the centuries. Ever since the royal age all sorts of public event have taken place in Circus Maximus: horse riding, hunting to exotic animals, theatre performances, public executions as well as religious and triumphal processions. Afterwards, this area was used as  passageway for “Acqua Mariana”, hosted crop cultivations  and mills, became the Frangipanes’ property, then cemetery for the Jewish, to end up with the construction of Gazometer plants, stores, handcrafting, craft industries, and houses.

All'interno di

Culture and leisure › Cultural heritage › Archaeological heritage

See also

Culture and leisure › Cultural heritage › Archaeological heritage
Events and shows › Manifestations
Date: from 2020-09-01 to 2020-10-24

Agreement with

Hospitality › Services › Tourist services and fairs
Last checked: 2020-06-08 15:38
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