"Romulus and Remus" Capitoline Museums - Musei Capitolini Tip by acemj

 
 

Statue in the Capitoline Museums of the mythical brothers, Romulus and Remus. The twin sons of Mars and the Vestal Sylvia were supposedly set adrift in a basket on the River Tiber and later found and suckled by a she-wolf. Romulus went on to kill his brother and found Rome.

Address: Piazza del Campidoglio 1
Phone: +39 06 0608
Website: http://www.museicapitolini.org

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  • Written Sep 12, 2002
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