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Domus Aurea Rome Overview

The Domus Aurea is the great emperor Nero's palace of residence and is regarded as one of history's most lavish buildings. It is often referred to as the "golden house" and emphasizes the magnificence of hundreds of rooms, priceless mosaics, and more that have stood the test of time. The fort was constructed on Oppian Hill and includes ponds, fountains, and an artificial lake too

The Domus Aurea, or Golden House, is an opulent house with grounds that span over one square mile. It was commissioned by the Roman Emperor Nero to be constructed following the Great Fire of Rome in 64 AD. Spread over a massive area, this complex has got more than 150 rooms embellished with loads of ivory, marble, and gold leaf walls. The complex also gets an impressive entrance with a colonnade and a notable statue of Nero himself. Forests, a man-made lake big enough to accommodate battleships used for performances, and vineyards are all part of this castle.

The fort also has a park with patches, beautiful handmade fountains, an artificial lake, and soothing baths for the relaxation purpose of the royals. Walk through the rich history and stories of glory in the fort's mysterious rooms, all made with pure white marble. You can click numerous shots of this breathtaking lavish monument for an unforgettable experience. This is the best attraction to learn about the fascinating Roman and renaissance style art and architecture as well. 

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Highlights

• Visit Domus Aurea in Rome, a lavish palace that served as the location for one of Rome's most legendary emperors' residences.
• Admire the historical magnificence and the glorifying Domus Aurea, one of the Roman era's finest and most expansive constructions.  
• Take a stroll across the fort's rooms and discover the imported materials of ivory, precious stones, marble and gold leaf walls used for its constructions.
• Indulge in the beauty of more than 150 rooms that are a part of this magnificent attraction.
• In close proximity to the beautiful Palatine hill, the Fort has a plethora of awe-inspiring structures such as an artificial lake, fountains, park with porticoes, pavilions, andbaths, made for the purpose of recreation and refreshments for the king and family.

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