The augmented reality project that will allow you to enter into one of the symbolic places of Rome, the Circus Maximus, and to relive it in its ancient splendor.
The experience of augmented and virtual reality
“Circo Maximo Experience – the new perspective of the past” is the new project, open to the public since May 23rd, able to revive and visit the beauties of the Circus Maximus along different eras.
The initiative, promoted by Roma Capitale and Crescita Culturale Department, the Capitoline Superintendency for Cultural Heritage with the scientific direction, will allow the spectator to experience the journey within the largest building for the spectacle of antiquity.
The journey is divided into 8 stages, the spectator will travel trough: the Valley and the origins of the Circus, the Circus from Giulio Cesare to Traiano, the Circus in the imperial age, the Cavea, the Arch of Titus, the Botteghe (tabernae), the Circus in the medieval and modern age and will end the journey with “Un giorno al Circo”.
The whole journey, lasting about 40 minutes, is narrated by the voices of Italian actors Claudio Santamaria and Ilaia Forte, but it is also available in English, French, German, Spanish and Russian.
The Circo Massimo
Circo Massimo is the ancient Roman circus built and dedicated to horse racing in ancient Rome.
It is located between the Palatine Hill and the Aventine Hill and is remembered as the site of the games since the birth of the Eternal city.
HOURS: From Tuesday to Sunday 9.30-19.00 (Apr / Oct) – 9.30-16.30 (Nov / Mar)
Last entry up to one hour before closing time
COST: € 12 full price – € 10 reduced
A unique experience not to be missed, just a stone’s throw from our 47 Boutique Hotel!