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A Dome in Search of A Church?

This is an example of less common Roman construction: a rotonda. And like so many archeological... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Sue G
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Denver, Colorado
Well preserved baths - but very small

The entrance is a humble staircase to the right of the basilica. When open there is little room... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2015
nag07
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København
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Via della Rotonda, Piazza Mecca, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wandered around the Terme della Rotonda, but we couldn’t see much nor could we find some sort of entrance. Perhaps we were there during Siësta, or didn’t look close enough.

Thank Menno007
Reviewed 6 September 2017

First, the people who worked there were so helpful and friendly!!! The entrance was free today, we stayed around 30 minutes.. It is a beautiful left over of an anicient time.. I was really impressed at how well it was kept up, for a small...More

1  Thank Leesa G
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We weren't sure whether the girls selling tickets on the door were employed to do so, or whether we were funding their night out! Either way, we popped in as we were passing and it was interesting enough.

Thank Kay K
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

It's nice to see but nothing special and expensive (6€) for a 5 min visit. Was expecting something more elaborated and interesting.

Thank Gavin O
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is an example of less common Roman construction: a rotonda. And like so many archeological sites in Sicily, it has a layered history starting with the Greeks to Romans to Norman to Baroque. This just takes a half hour and worth the time. It...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 3 April 2016

There is no effort to upkeep this ancient building. It looked like one of the abandoned buildings in dirty Catania.

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Reviewed 25 August 2015

Although the opening times are very limited, it is well worth making the effort to visit the Terme della Rotonda, the ancient Roman Baths, which are a few minutes’ walk away from the Teatro Romano. Housed in a circular structure (hence the name) these date...More

3  Thank kate-and-ian
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The entrance is a humble staircase to the right of the basilica. When open there is little room for all the visitors although the whole place can be thoroughly studied within a time-frame of 10 minutes. Very interesting - but do not expect anything on...More

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