Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum, Assisi

4.4
#2 of 13 in Museums in Assisi
Fronted by towering Corinthian columns, Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum showcases ancient classical architecture and houses a small interior church. Stop by the grand temple, wedged in between more modern Italian buildings, and marvel at its solid construction and pristine facade, preserved intact from its creation during the first century BCE. Make your way through the stately row of pillars to the church within and you'll be greeted by the ornate decorations, rich paintings, and shimmering gold accents that adorn the walls and ceiling. This inner section was refurbished and modified during the Baroque period in the 17th century. Add Roman Forum and Archaeological Museum and other attractions to your Assisi trip itinerary using our Assisi trip planner .
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  • the portico, is indeed Roman with Corinthian columns and back there is a very conventional and cheesy Catholic church that can be visited in thirty seconds; instead going down to the Roman ruins with very good museography is a pleasant experience. The site is in the central square of Asis so access is easy. if you dress Asisi, don't miss it.
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  • A glass edifil door almost hidden, the minimum price, and it was just me and my wife, a place definitely to be valued. Beautiful architectural fragments
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  • Expected a bit more. The museum is more of an excavation with some added information.
  • Amazing Ran remnants. We we're able to touch the walls and tombstones that Romans built amd carved. Fabulous little museum, a complete gem. The museum even housed Etruscan Urns! A time machine type of museum. Only 5 euros
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