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Augustus' house. Domus Augustea

Roma
Archaeological sites

 

The house of the emperor Augustus,  on the Palatine Hill, is not only a place with a lot of history, but also one of the most refined and elegant examples of Roman pictorial decoration in a private setting. The spaces that today can be visited are accessed by  a ramp with a barrel vault entirely faced, both on the ceiling and walls, with frescoes;  the two small rooms on either side  were probably  used to host visitors  whereas the final room, on the highest level, was for the emperor's private and exclusive use. . The expressive style of the décor dates the rooms to the mid  "second style",  between the late first century b.C. and the early first century A.D.:  the official halls, where guests were hosted, are clearly more austere, whereas Augustus' private study presents fantasy and airy motifs, highlighted by the well-preserved brightness and colour.

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Augustus' house

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How to reach the site


Bus: n. 60– 75 – 84 – 85 – 87 – 117 – 175 – 186 – 271 – 571 – 810 – 850
Metro: Line B Colosseo station

Meeting point: Arco di Tito

Services and Accessibility

educational tours for individuals
educational tours for groups
educational tours for schools

Info and Reservation

Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm
Saturday from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm

+39 06 399 67 700

Augustus' house
Domus Augustea

Roma

Coopculture

Ticket Office

It is possible to visit the House of Augutus only upon purchase of the ticket S.U.P.E.R.
 

 

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  • +39 06 399 67 700 
    Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm
    Saturday from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm

Admission ticket

Full: € 18.00

Reduced: € 13.50
riduzioni e gratuità secondo la normativa vigente | concessions and admission free according to current legislation
 

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Augustus' house
Domus Augustea

Roma

Coopculture

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Didactic tours

Individuals
  • There are no guided tours

Groups
  • There are no guided tours

Schools
  • There are no guided tours

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Augustus' house
Domus Augustea

Roma

Coopculture

Hours

Open

SUMMER SCHEDULE (until 27 October)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.00 to 18.30
Sunday from 9.00 to 14.00


WINTER SCHEDULE (from 28 October)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9.00 to 15.30
Sunday from 9.00 to 13.00

 

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