Ancient Markets

Step in the area beside the Tiber river once occupied by the beast’s market and visit the church of Saint Mary in Cosmedin in which porch is housed the famous mask of the Mouth of Truth and discover the interior and the underside were is the crypt. Enjoy the view of Hercules and Portunus temples as well as the Janus Arch one of the entrances of the market. Enter the church of San Nicola in Carcere and walk through the subsoil to rich the Marcellus Theater erected to perform tragedies an comedies by Augustus; discover the Porch of Octavia in the Jewish area of Rome and finally step on the Fabritius bridge with his 2100 years the oldest in town and enjoy the Tiber island once shaped as a boat and dedicated to Aesculapius the God of medicine