Rome, Italy The Heart of Ancient Rome City walk by Tara Anbudaiyan

From Arch of Septimius Severus to Palatine Hill

 
The white marble Arch of Septimius Severus at the northwest end of the Roman Forum is a triumphal arch dedicated in AD 203 to commemorate the Parthian victories of Emperor...

Arch of Septimius Severus

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Finished in 29 BC, marks the spot of Caesar's spontaneous cremation and Mark Antony's funeral speech, made famous by Shakespeare in his play Julius Caesar ("Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me you...

Temple of Caesar

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The Temple of Castor and Pollux is an ancient temple in the Roman Forum, Rome, central Italy.

Temple of Castor and Pollux

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Santa Maria Antiqua is a Roman Catholic Marian church in Rome, Italy, built in the 5th century in the Forum Romanum, and for a long time the monumental access to the Palatine...

Santa Maria Antiqua

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The Temple of Vesta is an ancient edifice in Rome, Italy, located in the Roman Forum near the Regia and the House of the Vestal Virgins.

Temple of Vesta

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Built in 141 AD and dedicated to the empress Faustina; after her husband emperor Antoninus Pius died in 161 AD the temple was rededicated to the couple.

Temple of Antoninus and Faustina

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The basilica of Santi Cosma e Damiano is a church in Italy, located in the Roman Forum.

Santi Cosma e Damiano

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Santa Francesca Romana, previously known as Santa Maria Nova, is a church in Rome, Italy, situated next to the Roman Forum in the rione Campitelli.

Santa Francesca Romana

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Built in 81 AD by the emperor Domitianus in dedication to his brother Titus, who died earlier that year and reigned as emperor from 79-81, overseeing the opening of the Colosseum in 80 and the erup...

Arch of Titus

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The Farnese Gardens are a garden in Rome, central Italy, created in 1550 on the northern portion of Palatine Hill, by Cardinal Alessandro Farnese.

Farnese Gardens

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Contains the ruins of several large villas that belonged to wealthy Roman families.

Palatine Hill

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