House of Venus in the Shell, Pompeii

4.9
Ruin · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • I had seen the paintings in art books but until Michael our guide discussed them was amazed by not only the composition but the view. The paintings are alive not just a portrait. Not a Rubens but...  more »
  • The artwork on the walls have been restored to all the beauty of this well preserved ancient ruin. We stumbled on this on our own without a guide.  more »
  • It is so well preserved it is hard to imagine how old it is. Well worth seeking out. It is off the path most guides take so you may want to break away to see it. Just be sure you know where to...  more »
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  • Simply marvellous ! The Ancient Romans speak to us .
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  • The murals are very well preserved and the colors are vivid. In addition to the painting part of Venus, I think that the color of the corridor is also widely left.
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  • House with a beautiful Venus and beautiful mosaics, among other interesting things.
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  • The murals are very well preserved and the colors are vivid. In addition to the painting part of Venus, I think that the color of the corridor is also widely left.
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