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Museo e Parco Archeologico Nazionale di Scolacium

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Address: Loc. Roccelletta di Borgia, 88021, Borgia, Italy
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Really surprising visit, brilliant value and fascinating. Some incredible treasures have been recovered in fantastic condition. We were the only ones there pretty much, we had... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Really surprising visit, brilliant value and fascinating. Some incredible treasures have been recovered in fantastic condition. We were the only ones there pretty much, we had total freedom to wander around. Great day.

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Sydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

If you are travelling through this area you should stop & take the time to explore this ancient Roman site. We went on a Tuesday morning & there were very few people so the place had this very calm & peaceful atmosphere as we walked through the old olive groves, past the ruins of the church & around the excavated... More 

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Cotswolds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Brilliant, having just visited Pompei, Ercolano and Peastum, we were not expecting much, but this is a gem. Freedom and space to just walk about and absorb the history. A small museum (not open on Monday) and an Olive Oil museum (not open on Monday either) are also in the park. There is some archeological research/restoration work and "digging" going... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is a park that nyou need to study befor going. It makes the experience much more enlightening. You need to know what you are looking at because the signage is only a partial help. This place mujst have been up there with many other old Roman and Greek ruins in Italy

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Belgrade, Serbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Very interesting ruins and museum, especially the ruins of a large church. Unfortunately, the road has been built before the excavations started and it "cuts" the archeological site in half, including the Roman Forum.

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

This is just as beautiful and good as the archaeological finds in Rome and other Italian cities. Away from many crowds, so much history to learn and just as beautiful. Love this place and took many family and friends here. Been here many times and there always something new to learn.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

this is a wonderful and amazing archeological site in the middle of olive trees and with splendide views on the sea from the hills

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Addison, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

It was amazing to see remains from before the birth of Christ . You can see remains of aqueducts, roads ,tombs and even the Basilica.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Really great place, available only by car. If you have a possibility - go for a concert in ruins, usually mid August

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New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

Hidden in an ancient olive grove this great archelogical site has a lot to see and the private museum is really interesting.

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