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Casa del Fauno

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Address: Pompeii, Italy
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Casa del Fauno / Pompei

The House of Fauno is very nice to visit, I don't know if the bronze statue of the Fauno is a copy; the Fauno is a roman god, he protected the fields and the herd; he has horns... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Manuela L
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The House of Fauno is very nice to visit, I don't know if the bronze statue of the Fauno is a copy; the Fauno is a roman god, he protected the fields and the herd; he has horns and foots as a goat, he seems like the god Pan, and is a charming fable creature and delighted.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The House of the Faun is well worth the high ratings it gets from all the professional writers and critics who have visited over the centuries, as well as the countless tourists. From the delicate statue of a satyr in the atrium to the magnificent 3D cuboid mosaic pavement and on to the world famous mosaic of the battle of... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

North off the Forum Pompeii and Terme del Foro is located the House of the Faun built about the 2nd century BC. In the Roman times that was one of the largest private residences in Pompeii. Here, then existed many great pieces of art. Also it represented one of the most luxurious aristocratic houses from the Roman republic. The central... More 

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Durban
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Most beautiful (small) statue of the faun in the garden. Do make a point of finding the house and looking at the faun. There are mosaic floors to see as well.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

There is enough of this villa remaining to give the visitor an idea of how the other half lived in this ancient city.

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is one of the first curated houses after the baths to the north of the forum area. It is one of the earliest curated parts of the site and other posts will confirm that it is worth seeing. What follows is a bit of gratuitous shopping information for people looking for something a little different and of good quality.... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Most impressive villa in Pompeii. Nice mosaics. Even by todays standards it would be a very big house.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Even if you go just for the statue (which, by the way, is a copy, the original is kept in Naples museum), it’s worth it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Follow the map and make sure to enjoy all of the site over there I loved it and for sure u ll love it pick a sunny day and take a bottle of water and enjoy your walk :)

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North Bay, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I really enjoyed this area. I must say I was a little disappointed that the Faun was a replica (original in Naples Museum). I loved the gardens and just wandered and thought about this grand villa that once was. That's what this this place is about…imagining what it was like and exploring its history. It's really amazing.

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