Home > Places in Rome > See > Monuments > Foro Italico

Nearby

See

Ponte Milvio

Ponte Milvio

(1.2km)
18503 visits
Zodiac

Zodiac

(1.1km)
38398 visits
MAXXI (Art of XXIth century)

MAXXI (Art of XXIth ...

(1.1km)
12910 visits
Villa Balestra

Villa Balestra

(2.4km)
11258 visits
St Peter

St Peter's Basilica

(3.3km)
36922 visits
Vatican Museums

Vatican Museums

(2.8km)
34283 visits

Entertainment

Olympic Stadium

Olympic Stadium

(0.3km)
15866 visits
Vogue Cavalli Vodka

Vogue Cavalli Vodka

(0.5km)
7110 visits
Jarro - Il Quattordicesimo

Jarro - Il Quattordi...

(1.2km)
8526 visits
Ponte Milvio District

Ponte Milvio Distric...

(1.2km)
14173 visits
Amoroma

Amoroma

(1.2km)
5495 visits
Annibale Vini & Spiriti

Annibale Vini & Spir...

(1.3km)
4572 visits

Utility

Flaminio Train Station

Flaminio Train Stati...

(3.1km)
33673 visits
Switzerland Embassy

Switzerland Embassy

(3.3km)
10389 visits
Policlinico Gemelli Hospital

Policlinico Gemelli ...

(3.3km)
34174 visits
Turist Info Point Sant

Turist Info Point Sa...

(3.4km)
5694 visits
Vintage Store

Vintage Store

(2.9km)
4321 visits
Belli e Ribelli Outlet

Belli e Ribelli Outl...

(2.7km)
3917 visits

Itineraries

Fascism in North of Rome

From Venice Square to Olympic Stadium




Foro Italico

20631 Visits
Photos of Foro Italico (See all)

Overview

Title
Foro Italico
Author
carol_79
Rating
3.22
Year
1931 AD
Cost
Free Admission
Average visit time
30 minutes
Address
Piazzale del Foro Italico, Rome RM
Hours of operation
Always

Description

The Foro Italico, formerly called Foro Mussolini, was built between 1931-33 according to the design of Enrico Del Debbio in front of the wooded slopes of Monte Mario. Inside you’ll find the Olympic Stadium, Rome's main stadium, the complex that hosts the International Tennis Championship, the Olympic swimming pools and the marble Stadium. The marble stadium holds 16,000 people and is surrounded by 92 statues of athletes in various athletic positions. In the front entrance you’ll find an obelisk standing 19.40 meters high with the writing "Mussolini Dux".

Suggestions


There are no advices. Login to insert a new one!

Social Advices