Roman Forum

rome, italy

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Roman Forum

rome, italy

Famous for: Ancient Ruins, History and Culture, Iconic Sites, Monuments
Uncovered from under the earth in 20th century, Roman Forum is an ancient ruin worth viewing. The archeological site of Roman Forum attracts millions of visitors every year to witness the the remains of famous temples and political buildings. Highlights of Roman Forum are the Temple of Saturn, the Arch of Titus and the House of the Vestals.
About Contact Location
About Contact Location
event_available When to visit: january - december
access_time Timing:
08:30 - 19:00 Everyday
hourglass_empty Duration: 1 hours
account_balance_wallet Entry Fee: € 12
info Tips: Opening hours is from 8:30 am to one hour before sunset.
Roman Forum was the hub of political and social activity of Roman Citizens. In the 20th centuary excavations were carried out to uncover it from under the earth. 
Besides temples, visitors can view

- Via Sacra: the main street in ancient Rome

- Arch of Titus: built after the death of the emperor Titus marking Rome's victory over Jerusalem.

Arch of Septimius Severus: commemorates the third anniversary of Septimius Severus as the emperor

Temple of Antoninus and Faustina: the best preserved temple in the Roman Forum

Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine: size suggests that this was one of the most important buildings of the Roman Forum

The Curia: Senate met to make administrative decisions
- Column of Phocas: built in honour of the emperor of Byzantium
How to Reach
Roman Forum is located between the Colosseum and Piazza del Campidoglio. It can be reached through Metro station: Colosseo, line B (blue).

Contact

1:48 PM Local Time

Location

5/6 Via della Salara Vecchia Roma Roma Città Metropolitana di Roma Lazio Italy 00186
City center: Rome
Nearest airport: Leonardo da Vinci International Airport

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