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Gruppo Storico Romano

Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
+39 06 5160 7951
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Via Appia Antica 18, 00179 Rome, Italy
+39 06 5160 7951
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 8 year old daughter and our 11 year old son had a great time here. The guide was gruff and tough. Just like you'd expect a seasoned legionnaire to be. He said it like it was with the grim practicalities described and no time...More

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My 12yo son and myself attended the Gladiator School which ran for two hours. We were lucky enough to have another family included. The lesson started with an understanding of Roman culture and history through hands on experience. As well introducing what is required to...More

Thank YoYoGabba
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We took our 2 tweens here the morning before we went to visit the Colosseum and it was a great way to introduce the kids to the world of the gladiators. We had Titus who was young and cool and funny, and the 6 kids...More

Thank vonnster
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Gladiator School: On a recent trip to Rome, my 10 year old grandson enrolled in the Gladiator School on the Appian Way. This was the highlight of the entire trip to Italy. The people at Gruppo Storico were friendly, accommodating, and organized. When we first...More

1  Thank Ellen20092014
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This was so much fun for our family. The whole concept of the collessium was brought to life for us! The experience was interactive and interesting! Both kids were super engaged! Our guide was so perfect, full of knowledge, fun, and able to tell the...More

Thank ktrace
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We signed up for the Gladiator Training and it was so much fun! They started with a walk through the museum where you can see a lot of weapons and armor. Perfect for my 11 year old!! Then, they did a bunch of training moves....More

Thank WorldWanderer2000
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This was a fun event for kiddo, 9 years old. Unfortunately we did the 5 PM class and son was the only kid in it!! We watched the class ahead of us who had 6 people in it, sparing each other, with a contest on...More

Thank Kim_F_CA
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My husband and son (age 9) did this, and it was so much fun (even for little sister and myself to watch!). Their instructor (I can't remember his name, but he was a martial arts fighter...and very much looked like a gladiator!) was hilarious and...More

Thank migua006
Reviewed 21 June 2017

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 6 June 2017 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

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