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Santa Croce in Gerusalemme

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Archaeological sites

 

The archaeological Area of Santa Croce in Jerusalem, located just inside the old Aurelian walls of Rome, make it possible to admire an extraordinary archaeological complex. It is also possible to see the remains of the imperial residence which was built between the end of the second and beginning of the third century A.D.. As well as sporting various monuments in large gardens, the extensive villa grounds also house the ruins of the Castrene amphitheatre, which was probably constructed under Emperor Heliogabalus (218-222 A.D.). The only other example of an amphitheatre apart from the Colosseum to be found in Rome, it had a capacity of 3 500 spectators. Also located in the archaeological park is the Circo Variano, and enormous structure (577m. long) remains of which can be see near the cloisters of Santa Croce in Jerusalem. Various parts of the imperial palace, which was enlarged upon by the Emperor Constantine and his wife, Elena, remain including parts of the walls, part of the imposing apse which formed the basilica and various domus (houses) which were probably used by the courtiers as palace residences. Several splendid black and white mosaics, laid as paving, have been found in these houses while in one particular house colourful wall frescoes have been recently excavated.

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How to reach the site

Rome, P.zza Santa Croce in Gerusalemme


Metro: Line A stop San Giovanni o Manzoni
Bus: n.571 and 649 Via Carlo Felice 
Tram: Line 3 stop Viale Carlo Felice

Services and Accessibility

didactic tours for singles
didactic tours for groups
didactic tours for schools
accessible site

Partial access for movement disabilities.

Info and Reservation

Monday-Friday 9 AM-6PM;
Saturday 9 AM-2PM

From 3 June to 31 August 2013, the call center will be open:
Monday-Friday 9AM-1PM and from 2PM to 5PM; 
Saturday 9AM - 1PM

+39 06 399 67 700

Santa Croce in Gerusalemme

Roma

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Ticket Office

Entrance only with guided tour or accompanist

Purchase your ticket

Call Center
  • +39 06 399 67 700 
    Monday-Friday 9 AM-6PM;
    Saturday 9 AM-2PM

Admission ticket

Full: € 5.50

Free: children under 12 years old

Ticket and Admission Presale

Individuals
  • Required, € 2.00
Groups
  • Accompanist, reservation required, € 40.00 (up to 30 pax)

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Santa Croce in Gerusalemme

Roma

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Didactic tours

Individuals
  • INDIVIDUALS GUIDED TOURS
    1st and 3th Saturday of every month
    - hours: 10.15 AM
    - persons: up to 30
    - language: italian
    - duration: 1 hour
    - cost: € 4.50
    - booking: required
Groups
  • GUIDED TOUR FOR GROUPS
    1st and 3th Saturday of every month
    - timetable:  09.00AM  11.30PM
    - languages: English, Italian, French, German, Spanish
    - partecipants: up to 30
    - duration: 1 hour
    - cost: € 130.00
    - reservation: required

    ACCOMPANIST
    1st and 3th Saturday of every month
    - partecipants: up to 30
    - duration: 1 hour
    - cost:  € 40.00
    - reservation: required
Schools
  • GUIDED TOUR FOR GROUPS
    1st and 3th Saturday of every month
    - timetable: 09:00AM and 11:30AM
    - languages: English, Italian, French, German, Spanish
    - partecipants: up to 30
    - duration: 1 hour
    - cost: € 130.00
    - reservation: required

    ACCOMPANIST
    1st and 3th Saturday of every month
    - partecipants: up to 30
    - duration: 1 hour
    - cost: € 40.00
    - reservation: required 

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Santa Croce in Gerusalemme

Roma

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Hours

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The site is opened on 1st and 3th Saturday of every month.

 

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