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Interesting discovery

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

Reviewed 1 week ago
Little excavation

Well worth a visit. Free entry and interesting place in the middle of Minori. We accidentally... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Via Santa Lucia, 84010 Minori, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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

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 7 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

Thank AlaApl
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I lovely little site with and interesting collection of artifacts. I loved the ancient plumbing. Worth a visit.

Thank Manninagh
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Interesting place to see ...free of charge. will only take you 15mn overall. Interesting original lead central heating pipes...

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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.