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Built in the 6th century BC to repel invaders, a small portion of this wall remains today next to the entrance of the Termini station.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Pleasant walk around the old walls, these things are massive. Not much else to see but a good slow walk.

Thank kurtaggie
Reviewed 1 week ago

These aren't really worth a special trip, unless you really are interested in ancient walls, or Roman history, but there's something really awe inspiring about them. Maybe it's the fact that this is Rome, and these are the same walls that that have protected the...More

Thank Erick V
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The good thing about the walls are that they show how big the city was 1700 years ago, when emperor Aurelian built them. Their function was to keep the city safe from barbarian raids - a function they did not accomplish to the fullest. They...More

Thank Milen D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The walls were built around 270 year. There are quite well-preserved remains of them, which can be seen as you explore the city.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 2 April 2017

There are various sections still available to see (in varying state of repair), but exploration simply means walking along its length coming across the occasional entrance arches or guard houses. Suggestion is to catch what you do as part of your normal sightseeing journeys -...More

1  Thank two_wily_wanderers
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I gave up on visiting the planned route because it was difficult to follow in places, but what I did see was quite interesting, purely because I was treading the route that Legionnaires and Centurions wad walked before me. I have to be honest and...More

Thank Allan M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Hailing from another city that has several fortified roman walls (Chester), it was interesting to see the protective walls in another city. The best view of the walls can be sought with a visit to Castel Sant'Angelo.

Thank jajakapitan
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A superb defensive structure that is still partially standing surrounding the city of Rome since ancient time. Parts of it are still in excellent condition. Parts it show that aquaducts have been incorporated into the walls. . The walls also demark the boundaries of the...More

Thank Della G
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It's impressive how such old walls still resist in our days.They can be found in different parts of the town,brick walls,pretty high.

Thank zuv
Reviewed 23 September 2016

long wall all arounf anciant rome city you can see it by walking around the city so many resto around and near the walls

Thank omar a
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