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small but very interesting

we had a job to find it as not very well sign posted. very interesting though and we were left to... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
spicers2_11
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Rochester, Medway
Interesting discovery

Don't expect a huge, well-preserved villa, because this is an excavation, sited adjacent to hotels... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
A1expattravel
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Yorkshire
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This gem of a site reminded me a lot of ruins I have seen in Israel and Greece. The entry is free and you can ask for the information in English.

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

we had a job to find it as not very well sign posted. very interesting though and we were left to wander round on our own. not in the same league as Pompeii of course, but still worth a stroll round

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Don't expect a huge, well-preserved villa, because this is an excavation, sited adjacent to hotels. It is very interesting, revealing part of the history of Minori and giving an insight into the way of life hundreds of years ago. Free entry is a bonus for...More

1  Thank A1expattravel
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Free entry and interesting place in the middle of Minori. We accidentally stumbled on the attraction while walking the 1500 steps from Ravello to Minori. Glad we visited

Thank Jeffthehangman
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Small but always worth visiting places that have been unearthed. Free entry. Only takes ½ to visit this place. So do it

Thank Louise P
Reviewed 29 May 2018

It's not Pompeii. It's not Ercolano. It's not Paestum. It is though a wonderful example of a Roman Villa. In Roman times, Minori was the spot on the coast, the elite chose to have an elegant summer residence. Entrance is free and the Villa is...More

Thank vessi80
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The ancient villa still keep the beauty of the architectural Roma style. The story of the villa is even more impressive, because the place was a summer residence of fun and pleasure. If you are in Minori you must visit it. And yes, there is...More

1  Thank Eleonora M
Reviewed 25 April 2018

In the heart of Minori, you will find this precious jewel. Make sure to request as the history of this underground city and Roman Villa are the most fascinating insights you will learn about. Definitely worth a visit, especially to take a brake for all...More

Thank Elissa H
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were staying in Minori so decided to have a look at these ruins. Not really much to see. The museum looked OK but we didn't bother to go in

Thank Terry D
Reviewed 8 January 2018

This is a free attraction in the middle of Minori and is of the Remains of an old Roman villa, much of which is still in quite good condition. We had a tour given by the proprietor which was most interesting, Well worth a visit...More

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Response from Philippa S | Reviewed this property |
Open from memory 10am. It's not that big but is interesting. There was nothing in English that I remember but I did work out what the items were. worth a visit and then a coffee or lunch locally. Have fun.
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