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Gruppo Storico Romano

Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
+39 06 5160 7951
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Rome Gladiator Show at Gruppo Storico Romano
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Roman Gladiator School: Learn How to Become a Gladiator
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Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

My family and I took part in gladiator training. I’ll admit, I wasn’t thrilled when my wife had signed myself and her up as well, but I was pleasantly surprised. It turned out to be a really fun way for our entire family to get...More

Thank Chad B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was possibly the most monumental flop I have ever had the misfortune of gifting someone. The experience was designed to be a 30th birthday present from me to my partner, a man who adores both Roman history and used to do participate in renactment...More

1  Thank hholly2017
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Our 8 year old daughter and our 11 year old son had a great time here. The guide was gruff and tough. Just like you'd expect a seasoned legionnaire to be. He said it like it was with the grim practicalities described and no time...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

My 12yo son and myself attended the Gladiator School which ran for two hours. We were lucky enough to have another family included. The lesson started with an understanding of Roman culture and history through hands on experience. As well introducing what is required to...More

Thank YoYoGabba
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We took our 2 tweens here the morning before we went to visit the Colosseum and it was a great way to introduce the kids to the world of the gladiators. We had Titus who was young and cool and funny, and the 6 kids...More

Thank vonnster
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Gladiator School: On a recent trip to Rome, my 10 year old grandson enrolled in the Gladiator School on the Appian Way. This was the highlight of the entire trip to Italy. The people at Gruppo Storico were friendly, accommodating, and organized. When we first...More

1  Thank Ellen20092014
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This was so much fun for our family. The whole concept of the collessium was brought to life for us! The experience was interactive and interesting! Both kids were super engaged! Our guide was so perfect, full of knowledge, fun, and able to tell the...More

Thank ktrace
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We signed up for the Gladiator Training and it was so much fun! They started with a walk through the museum where you can see a lot of weapons and armor. Perfect for my 11 year old!! Then, they did a bunch of training moves....More

Thank WorldWanderer2000
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This was a fun event for kiddo, 9 years old. Unfortunately we did the 5 PM class and son was the only kid in it!! We watched the class ahead of us who had 6 people in it, sparing each other, with a contest on...More

Thank Kim_F_CA
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My husband and son (age 9) did this, and it was so much fun (even for little sister and myself to watch!). Their instructor (I can't remember his name, but he was a martial arts fighter...and very much looked like a gladiator!) was hilarious and...More

Thank migua006
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