Rome's Portico d'Ottavia

The recently-restored Portico d’Ottavia is a complex of ancient monuments rebuilt by Octavian (later the emperor Augustus) around 27 BC and dedicated to his sister Octavia. Over the centuries it has survived fire, had its marble and artworks pillaged, and was used as a fish market from mediaeval times until the end of the 19th century. It has undergone numerous reconstructions and remains the largest Roman archaeological attraction in Rome's Jewish Ghetto district.

Photo AGF

General Info

Address Via del Portico d'Ottavia, 29, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

View on Map

Rome's Portico d'Ottavia

Via del Portico d'Ottavia, 29, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

SHARE
Wanted in Rome
Wanted in Rome
Wanted in Rome is a monthly magazine in English for expatriates in Rome established in 1985. The magazine covers Rome news stories that may be of interest to English and Italian speaking residents, and tourists as well. The publication also offers classifieds, photos, information on events, museums, churches, galleries, exhibits, fashion, food, and local travel.
66801
Previous article St Patrick's English-language lending library
Next article Rifugio della Rocca Calascio