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Vicolo dei Vetti, Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

House of the Vettii, is one of the richest and most famous in Pompeii. Its painted walls signify the wealth of the owners.

Thank Lois G
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Not always open, we were fortunate to be able to go into the House of the Vettii as it contains some of the best frescoes in Pompeii, including an incredibly well-endowed Priapus weighing the aforementioned part of his anatomy! Other frescoes include the Punishment of...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Ok. Vetti was one of a set of brothers who lived in Pompei during the historic eruption. the entrance to this home is unique, because of the painting in the foyer. It's the historic penis painting that survives to this day. Ok. So imagine going...More

Thank luvmy32000
Reviewed 30 April 2018

You can enter this house, at certain times, to view the wonderful frescoes on the walls. It gives you an insight into the richness of the decorations and furnishings.

Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 10 February 2018

One of the very well-restored houses within Pompeii. Lots of artwork to view and the gardens are lovely as well. Note: This is a part of the main Scavi di Pompeii sites, and you don't need an additional ticket to see it.

Thank Angelina M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Loved the ruins! very interesting to see how the people lived and what the building looked like...awesome!

Thank 652nc
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This house is a standard stop on all the tours. Very interesting and well preserved including the paintings on the wall. The garden is beautiful and well maintained. A must see while in Pompeii.

Thank MrsCWR
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is one of the most famous and elaborate personal residences. Known for it's erotic art and gardens. Owned by some very rich and famous playboys of the time.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 21 October 2017

this building was in amazing condition, plenty of art work on the walls, some underground rooms and human skeletons that have been preserved in clear boxes.

Thank Dave1018
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This house was the property of wealthy fisherman. He showed his wealth and pride in several explicit paintings that made the house famous. Worth a detour.

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