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Excellent preservation!

In an excellent state of conservation, a step back in time to 79 AD. The frescos are so vivid it's... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Gibmetal77
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Gibraltar
Well Preserved

The Casa dei Cervi is one of the more well preserved houses in Herculaneum. Some columns are still... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2015
seafare74
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SF, California
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28 May 2018
“Beautiful House, Beautiful Statues, Beautiful Frescoes”
12 Jun 2017
“A highlight of a visit”
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

One of the lovelier houses in Herculaneum, with a beautiful garden with statues of stags (cervi) sadly being attacked by dogs. There are also some amazing frescoes, including one at least 1500 years before its time showing a still life scene with a crystal clear...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This was one of the best houses in the town and would have had a superb sea view. It is well worth entering as you go down towards the dock area. The bronze statues of two deer are now in the museum in Naples

Thank Ashfield531
Reviewed 16 May 2016

The House of the Deer was closed at the time of our visit. Pity. It must be a beautiful property with nice wall painting, floor mosaics, and garden statuary. I was able to see just the fauces (entrance hall) thru the grate.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 25 April 2016

In an excellent state of conservation, a step back in time to 79 AD. The frescos are so vivid it's as if you were there when when the volcano erupted...

Thank Gibmetal77
Reviewed 3 April 2016

One of the best preserved areas in the town. Loads of different rooms and just too much to describe here. Go and see it.

Thank ejfraser
Reviewed 22 October 2015

The Casa dei Cervi is one of the more well preserved houses in Herculaneum. Some columns are still standing and Fescos are visable.

Thank seafare74
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