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Discover the history of Rome

Rome's history stretches back thousands of years, and in our opinion, there aren't many places elsewhere that are more fascinating!

To explore Romewise's dedicated history of Rome pages just click the images and buttons below:

A Brief History of
Vatican City

St Peter's

Castel Sant'Angelo (Hadrian's Mausoleum)

The Trevi


Facts About
the Colosseum

The Roman Forum


Ostia Antica

The Pantheon


Pompeii from Rome


Catacombs of Rome

Palatine Hill Pin

The Palatine Hill


Via Appia (Appian Way)

Is there a part or area of Rome's history that you'd like to learn more about?

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