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grotto of Tiberius and the National archaeological museum, Sperlonga

Giulio Iacopi

grotto of Tiberius and the National archaeological museum, Sperlonga

by Giulio Iacopi

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Published by Ist. poligrafico dello Stato, Libreria in Rome .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sperlonga (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Sperlonga
    • Subjects:
    • Museo archeologico nazionale (Sperlonga, Italy),
    • Caves -- Italy -- Sperlonga -- Guidebooks.,
    • Sperlonga (Italy) -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of L"antro di Tiberio.

      Statement[by] Giulio Jacopi. Translation by W. F. McCormick. (70 illustrations).
      SeriesGuide-books to the museums, galleries and monuments of Italy,, no. 107
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG975.S727 I213
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p.
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5768873M
      LC Control Number71448331

      This family-friendly Sperlonga apartment building is located on the waterfront, within 1 mi (2 km) of Torre Truglia and Sperlonga Port. National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga and Villa di Tiberio are also within 2 mi (3 km). In any event, whatever Tiberius' defects, and as historically interesting as his villa on Capri might be, the main cultural attraction in Sperlonga is now the The National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga and of the Grotto of Tiberius.

      Farm Holidays near National Archaeological Museum - Sperlonga Holiday farms, villas, historic country houses, farmhouses and resorts near National Archaeological Museum. map. Booking. Instant Book. Near Features. Private bathroom. The property is set miles from the center of Sperlonga, where you can also find Sperlonga Mare. National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga is a minute walk from the accommodation. La Lanterna, Lido Blumarine Sperlonga and Pescheria con Cucina il Pesce can be found within a 5-minute walking distance of the accommodation.

        Enormous sculptures in the National Archaeological Museum While a drive from Rome to Sperlonga takes roughly hours, that is if you manage to miss the traffic, we recommend taking the train. A 1-hour and minute train ride from Roma Termini Station to Fondi -Sperlonga Station costs approximately €6 to €8. At a distance of 1 km there is Sperlonga’s National Archaeological Museum of the Tiberius Grotto (Museo Archeologico Nazionale della Grotta di Tiberio), where are exposed unique marble fragments excavated from the near Villa of Tiberius in the s. Emperor Tiberius loved to spend his free time in his residences of Capri and Sperlonga/5(5).


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Grotto of Tiberius and the National archaeological museum, Sperlonga by Giulio Iacopi Download PDF EPUB FB2

Grotto of Tiberius The Museum of Archaeology in Sperlonga During the ’s a new coast road was being constructed near to Sperlonga, it is called the Via Flacca. During excavation work in the remains of a Roman settlement were unearthed.

The Grotto of Tiberius and the National Archaeological Museum, Sperlonga. Paperback – January 1, Manufacturer: Roma, Libreria dello Stato. Get this from a library. The grotto of Tiberius and the National archaeological museum, Sperlonga. [Giulio Jacopi]. The Grotto of Tiberius in Sperlonga.

31 August Published in Lazio itineraries. View of the Grotto of Tiberius Attribution Generic (CC BY ) The delightful Lazio seaside resort of Sperlonga sits on a rocky spur known as Monte San Magno, but the town is actually named from the Latin word 'sperluncae'.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Giulio Jacopi. The Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga Inthe builders of the coastal road between the cities of Terracina and Gaeta were protagonists of an exceptional discovery. A few hundred meters from the town of Sperlonga, along the ancient Via Valeria Flacca, they came upon a number of archaeological remains, that within a short time were identified with the villa of Tiberius, emperor from 14 to Expedia has a wide range of information about National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga whether its about nearby hotels, flights or local attractions in National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga.

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Gigantic sculpture of Ulysses (nobody) blinding the cyclops Polyphemus (found originally in the grotto, intended for fire light, water’s reflection, live music, dance & epic story telling.)/5(). All the B&Bs near National Archaeological Museum (Sperlonga) at the best prices.

Photos, descriptions, maps and opinions for choosing the holiday solution that's best for you. The Sperlonga sculptures are a large and elaborate ensemble of ancient sculptures discovered in in the grounds of the former villa of the Emperor Tiberius at Sperlonga, on the coast between Rome and Naples.

As reconstructed, the sculptures were arranged in groups around the interior of a large natural grotto facing the sea used by Tiberius for dining; many scholars believe he had the.

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Sperlonga Hotels Sperlonga - Restaurants - Services- Sperlonga is a small settlement entrenched around the top of the rocky headland of Monte Magno, jutting out to sea. The village owes its name to the large natural grotto or spelunca that opens out on this coastline.

It is where the Emperor Tiberius decided to build his holiday residence and the cave is in fact known as Tiberius' Grotto. During the morning you’ll visit the archaeological site of Tiberius’ Villa (1st century AD), with the scenic natural grotto used by the emperor as a summer dining room.

At the National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga you’ll be able to admire some groups of statues, that were once placed in the grotto and that represented characters.

The cave itself, The Tiberius’ Grotto, had numerous sculptures that were inspired by the Odyssey. This cave was used as a dining room by the Emperor. Nowadays the ruins of Tiberius’ Villa are connected to the National Archaeological Museum of Sperlonga. What a nice surprise to see the story about the Grotto of Tiberius.

Back in the s, my future husband and I, along with other expats living in Rome, fell in love with Sperlonga, where we escaped for weekends of camping on the beach and eating at Lo Squallo, a seafood joint right on the sand, halfway between the Grotto and the steps leading up to the village.

Villa of Tiberius: Tiberius villa and grotto - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Sperlonga, Italy, at Tripadvisor.4/5(). Sperlonga has a justly famous grotto. Tiberius visited the villa but was not its owner.

Suetonious (Penguin edn p) wrote that: 'He was dining at a country house called 'The Cavern', near Terracina, when some huge rocks fell from the roof of the natural cave which served as a banqueting hall and gave the house its name, killing several guests and attendants close to him'.

Tiberius, the reluctant emperor, who ruled the Roman Empire from 14 AD to 37 AD, made his summer residence in Sperlonga south of Rome. Archaeologists have found a series of sculptures in the villa's grotto that reveal a taste for Hellenic art and the adventures of Homeric hero Odysseus.Sperlonga Tourism; Sperlonga Hotels; Bed and Breakfast Sperlonga; Sperlonga Holiday Rentals/5().Sperlonga (locally Spelonghe) is a coastal town in the province of Latina, Italy, about halfway between Rome and is best known for the ancient Roman sea grotto discovered in the grounds of the Villa of Tiberius containing the important and spectacular Sperlonga sculptures, which are displayed in a museum on the site.

Surrounding towns include Terracina to the West, Fondi to the Country: Italy.