Catacombs in Rome

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Country: Italy Region:
Lazio
Town:
Rome
Category:

tourist attraction

education

other

Recommended for children from the following age groups:
  • 7-12
  • 12-16

The Roman Catacombs is a network of underground cemeteries, dug by the inhabitants approx. in the middle of the second century.

Many martyrs, christians and 16 popes lie here. The most well-known and made ​​available to tourists are the Catacombs of St. Callistus, St. Sebastian and St. Domitilla Catacombs. All are located in close proximity to each other, each of the is visited separately (separate fee).

Walking takes place in language groups with a guide, many languages available.

Walking time is about 30-40 minutes.

Catacombs in Rome

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Adress:

Via Appia Antica, 110/126, Roma, Italy

Opening days and hours:

open daily except Wednesdays from 9:00-12:00, closed in February

Tickets adults:
8 €
Tickets children:
8 €
Pass:

n/a

Additional information:

- Children up to 6 years free admission

- Free admission for people with disabilities

E-mail:

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Phone:

+39 06/513 01 580

Source:

sunnycompany.com; www.catacombe.roma.it

Updated on

Thursday, 07 February 2013

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