10 Unusual Things To Do in Rome

Rome has some hidden gems that get lost among the big ticket items, like the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain and St Peter’s. Here are a few of my favorite weird and wonderful options in Rome.

1. Capuchin Crypts

More than 4000 dead monks went into the creation of these crypts. Source: https://www.wantedinrome.com/yellowpage/crypt-of-the-capuchins-in-rome.html

Where to find it.

2. Ostia Antica

3. St Clements Basilica

You feel a little Indiana Jones as your descend through the layers of history.

4. St Ignatius Church

Where to find it.

5. Bernini

Bernini is all around you in Rome
The dawn light is magnificent for photography.
Can you just imagine the lines of crucified rebel slaves?

8. Dark Heart Tour

9. Cat Sanctuary at Julius Caesar’s Murder Site

The cats live in the ruins of Julius Caesar’s murder place.

Where to find it.

10. A Taste of Opera

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