Arco di Settimio Severo
Dedicated to the eponymous emperor and his two sons, Caracalla and Geta, the 23m-high Arco di Settimio Severo was built in the Roman...
Tempio della Concordia
Overshadowed by the Campidoglio hill, this Roman Forum temple is a 1st-century reconstruction of an earlier 4th-century BC sanctuary.
An elaborate podium overlooking what was the Roman Forum's main square, Piazza del Foro, this is where Shakespeare had Mark Antony make...
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Carcere Mamertino information
At the foot of the Campidoglio, the Mamertine Prison was ancient Rome's maximum-security jail. St Peter did time here and while imprisoned supposedly created a miraculous stream of water to baptise his jailers. On the bare stone walls you can just make out early Christian frescoes depicting Jesus and Sts Peter and Paul.
If you just want to nip in and have a look, get the €3 ticket, otherwise guided multimedia tours take about half an hour.