House of Venus in the Shell, Pompeii

4.9
House of Venus in the Shell is located in Pompeii. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Pompeii holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the House of Venus in the Shell and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Create an itinerary including House of Venus in the Shell
map
House of Venus in the Shell Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
75 reviews
Google
5.0
TripAdvisor
  • Coming from the Amphitheater, take via dell'abbondanza and you can visit this wonderful villa, one of the most beautiful and best preserved of ancient Pompeii, became famous for the famous fresco of Venus in the shell, much photographed also because it anticipates the times.
    View original
  • Is the fresco of Venus as the name, nestled inside the shell of the ruins. I think here was a millionaire's home.
    View original
  • Amazing to see such a well preserved example of art in this thought provoking setting. Only negative was the pigeons roosting. Need to remove this vermin.  more »
Google
  • Stunning frescoes!
  • Very nice and impressive
    View original
  • Very impressive paintings. And their State of conservation
    View original
Places to stay near House of Venus in the Shell

Plan your trip to Pompeii

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to House of Venus in the Shell by other users

18 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Italy BY A USER FROM MEXICO August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM GREECE August, culture, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 26 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Ravello & Pompeii BY A USER FROM BULGARIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in Geneva & Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Pompeii BY A USER FROM BRAZIL March, culture, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA May, kids, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in Italy & Lugano BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans