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Excellent tour and guide

My wife and I decided to book this as something out of the ordinary in Rome, and as there were no... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Thomas F
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London, United Kingdom
Airraidshelters under Villa Torlonia

We had a great guided tour through the airraidshelters built under Villa Torlonia during the second... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
viskalk
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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La visita si svolge nei due rifugi antiaerei e nel bunker, costruiti fra il 1940 e il 1943. Nel bunker si potrà assistere alla "Air raid experience" un'esperienza immersiva di 3 minuti per rivivere le sensazioni di un bombardamento aereo...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Via Nomentana 70 | Parco di Villa Torlonia, 00161 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

My wife and I decided to book this as something out of the ordinary in Rome, and as there were no places left on an English-speaking tour, we paid extra to have one just for the two of us. As someone who enjoys being underground,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Thomas F
Reviewed October 21, 2018

We had a great guided tour through the airraidshelters built under Villa Torlonia during the second world war.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank viskalk
Reviewed June 20, 2017

Fascinating tour, a bit claustrophobic for me but worth it! Would definitely recommend for history buffs.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank ucdgrad
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Our hotel arranged a guide given by Lorenzo Grassi, a journalist by occupation. There are two bunkers: an initial, small one adapted from an existing wine cellar, and a purpose-built (though not completed) one closer to the mansion. Only bits and pieces of the anti-gas...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank twinridge
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Our guide was supposed to be Annalisa, but she did not show, nor apparently notify the organization that leads the tours. There were 8 of us waiting for the 3 pm English-language tour. At 3:30, a guide who was supposed to lead a later tour...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank SpanishStepsApt
Reviewed August 27, 2016

This was a fantastic experience. We emailed them in the morning as the website wasnt working for bookings, explaining that we only had two days in Rome. We heard back within a couple of hours with a reservation for a tour the same afternoon. The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank ACG681
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Perfect tour guide, lasted just over an hour and included a lot of the park as well. We had to email them as the website was not working and showed it to be fully booked for 2 weeks. Once we emailed we got an answer...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Alex E
Reviewed August 9, 2016

The only difficult part of the tour was booking it! The website does not work and we phoned in the morning to book an afternoon tour. It is essential to book as the tour guide turned up especially for us - this is small informal...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank TraceyM7
Reviewed March 27, 2016

An interesting tour of Mussolini's Bunker which is actually two different underground facilities. One from WW1 and one from WW2. Our tour guide spoke good English and was very knowledgeable. There was just 4 of us on the tour which made things very easy. They...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank Slartibartfarst-UK
Reviewed November 24, 2015

I brought my undergraduate students of Mussolini's Rome to visit the Villa. This gives a completely different perspective to the site (building and gardens), as occupied by the Mussolini family throughout most of the regime years. Of special interest are the air-raid shelter and bunkers...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Simon M
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John S
March 21, 2018|
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ScottBalaam
February 22, 2018|
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AnnLS_11
September 21, 2017|
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The Bunker is close at moment. We will reopen it the next november 2017... Thank you
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