Historic Sites in Lazio

If you’re looking to explore Historic Sites in Lazio and the surrounding area then you can explore our interactive map above or navigate further by using the links below.

This page explores the historical sites of the Italian Lazio region, excluding those found in Rome itself. For detailed information about the the city of Rome visit our historic sites of Rome page.

Once you’ve explored the  Historic Sites in Lazio you can use our itinerary planner tool to plan out your trip and then print off a free pocket guidebook.

Our database of Lazio historic sites is growing all the time, but we may not cover them all. Remember, if you know of other  Historic Sites in Lazio, you can always add them to Trip Historic now by visiting our Explore page.
 

Historical sites in Lazio: Regional Index

Lazio: Site Index

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Hadrian’s Villa

Hadrian’s Villa, or Villa Adriana, is perhaps the best-preserved Roman villa complex in the world. The site covers almost 250 acres and consists of over 30 buildings and a number of other points of interest.

Hadrian’s Villa, or Villa Adriana, is perhaps the best-preserved Roman villa complex in the world. Built in the early 2nd century, the villa was the central hub of power in the Roman world for the latter years of Emperor Hadrian’s reign. Hadrian’s Villa covers almost 250 acres and consists of over... Read More

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Ostia Antica

The site of Ostia Antica contains the ruins of the port of ancient Rome and visitors can view some amazingly well preserved remains of the settlement.

Ostia Antica is an extraordinary Roman site that contains the ruins of the ancient port town that served as the gateway to Rome. Just half an hour from central Rome by train, Ostia Antica has all the inspiration of Pompeii without the throngs of tourists. In fact, if you want to... Read More