"Pyramid of Caius Cestius" Pyramid Caius Cestius Tip by martin_nl

Pyramid Caius Cestius, Rome: 14 reviews and 25 photos

  Pyramid of Caius Cestius
by martin_nl

This white marble tomb set next to the Aurelian wall is an umissable landmark. Its occupant Caius Cestius was a wealthy Roman magitrate, who died in 12BC. You liked the pyramids in Egypt so much that he decided he'd want one for himself.

Address: Piazzale Ostiense
Directions: Take the metro to Piramide.
Phone: 0639967700

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jun 1, 2003
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