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Tempio di Venere

Pompeii, Italy
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There are better things to see in Pompeii!

There is actually very little of this area left to see! I was kind of disappointed with this area... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Crossville, Tennessee

Lots of amazing history. A must see when touring Italy. The houses are interesting with colorful... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Melanie K
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Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is actually very little of this area left to see! I was kind of disappointed with this area but like many other sites most is lost to time!

Thank Plsport
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of amazing history. A must see when touring Italy. The houses are interesting with colorful walls.

Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The same story as Apollo's sanctuary - almost nothing to see because there are just ruins and you can only read it.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Here, very near to the main entrance to the Scavi di Pompei, that is, the Porta Marina, are located the remains of this once very dignified temple. The temple had possessed one panoramic viewpoint overlooking the surrounding plain. It was built soon after Pompeei had...More

1  Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

This is on of the baths that formed the Baia thermal complex. It is outside the main complex and can therefore be visited for free. A bit overgrown and neglected,and badly positioned bins make it a bit harder to read the sign.Worth seeing if in...More

1  Thank cycleplus1
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Temple of Venus is presently closed as is about 80% Pompeii. Strangely, of all photographs assigned to this attraction on TA only 3-4 are of the temple. Most of them are of the Basilica which is adjacent to the Temple of Venus

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 16 May 2016

There are artist's conceptual drawings of what they believe the site to be before ruination. Stones are all that remain.

1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Nearly all the Temple is gone & what remains is ruined. There are several columns of red brick that can be used to imagine what the Temple might have been. But there really is very left... perhaps because brick did not survive the centuries as...More

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The ruins of the Temple of Venus (Tempio di Venere) is near the exit, just to the west of the Pompeii Forum area. The remaining parts are the altar, two base statues and numerous inner colonnade bases made of stacked red brick. You are able...More

Thank JT_Turner3
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Located close to the exit, the Temple of Venus is easy to miss as there are not too many things left to see, only some column bases. Anyway, the temple have its own great history and along with the many others attraction in Pompeii, should...More

Thank menq
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