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Gruppo Storico Romano

Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
+39 06 5160 7951
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Roman Gladiator School: Learn How to Become a Gladiator
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Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
+39 06 5160 7951
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Reviewed 1 week ago

DO NOT miss this! We booked this adventure for our 10-year old on his birthday trip to Rome. Gladiator was already his favorite movie, and now he has lived and learned so much more. Tiny was our trainer and he was amazing at the history,...More

1  Thank Leigh B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a MUST DO. Book direct, otherwise agents will rip you off ! Brief history lesson and a look at the on site museum, then into training. We booked for my 7 year old, only to find I was expected to join in (...More

Thank Carpet1965
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Took our 2 boys (6 and 9) to Gladiator School. It was the perfect way to finish off our time in Rome. It put all the boys had seen and heard into "life". Yuri was a fantastic host!!

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Took my 9 year old son who was getting tired of seeing churches and art. Perfect way to revive his interest in Rome and history. Yuri was the perfect host. Very funny and good with young kids. Great history lesson and activity for a young...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

On a trip to Italy with 18 students from my school, this was one of our stops and it was absolutely fantastic! We had an awesome instructor who engaged the kids right from the beginning and was funny, entertaining and made sure all the kids...More

Thank AlannaM1971
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My kids and I went to this incredible gladiator school! They have a museum, mainly with props, but the guide does and excellent job giving a lesson in Roman history and legionnaire combat tactics. They also put you through gladiator drills and then there's a...More

Thank rudyv3
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We visited this attraction in February. My 10 year old son and husband did the activity and I watched.from the side. When we arrived our taxi dropped us on the edge of the road (Via Appia Antica) and we were to walk down to the...More

2  Thank Joey246
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Had alot of fun the teacher was funny and let us go at our own speed we had alot of fun doing the drills at the start and then having our own gladiator tournament. totally recomend it if you have kids or just wanna have...More

Thank Cooper T
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I took my two kids (ages 10 and 12) to this after reading some reviews online and even a Washington Post article talking about how good it was and because my kids were tired of seeing the archeological sites. What a disappointment! First off, the...More

1  Thank MUHawk
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The 'gladiator school' was certainly a highlight for my kids - and certainly for me too... The tour of the 'museum' was a delight : and the guides certainly knew their history : and more importantly knew how to make it interesting and delightful for...More

Thank Vidusha N
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