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Good atmosphere but lack of lighting

Good location that is near to the Colosseum Can have a little break after long walk Good choice of... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Curry92412
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Historical Spot!

The Meta Sudans is not there today, although it used to be there until the early 20th century! It... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Dimitris L
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Sydney, Australia
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2 Jan 2018
“Good atmosphere but lack of lighting”
15 Nov 2017
“Historical Spot!”
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Good location that is near to the Colosseum Can have a little break after long walk Good choice of music Poor lighting Staff didn't show up No wifi, poor signal 3/5

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Curry92412
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The Meta Sudans is not there today, although it used to be there until the early 20th century! It is a bit confusing, but the point is that this was a Fountain Spot, really, like those in a stadium, where chariots would turn and run...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Fronting the Coloseum and the Arco Contantino it can be seen a rounded design base and a white marker at the center. That was the supposed position of this conical 20 meter-high fountain Meta Sudans. Was intrigued and curious where could it be. So i...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Meta Sudans at one time, until removed by Mussolini, was a fountain complex just west of the Coliseum. It is now just a grassy area with remnants of what I can only assume was the fountain base. .

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

META SUDANS is an intriguing site that we visited as we were taking a walk around the Colosseum area. The fountain was built after the Colosseum between 89 and 96 and was located just passed the Colosseum. It was a conical fountain were the gladiators...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is the area between the Forum and Colloseum and is a cool area that you will walk through. It is worth stopping and checking it out and to stop and take pictures.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

It is the area between the Colosseum and the Roman Forum. You will walk right through it when you are going from one site to the other.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank 73JohnL
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