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The Piscina Mirabilis

Translated Jeff Matthews

Typology: Roman cistern
The Piscina Mirabilis was built in the first century AD to provide fresh water to the Roman Western Imperial fleet (Classis Praetoria Misenensis) at its home port of Miseno.
Bacoli (NA)
40°47'41.68N - 14° 4'50.00E
Address: Via Piscina Mirabile
GPS: From the gardens of Bacoli to the Piscina Mirabilis
photos: the Piscina Mirabilis
For more, see: Piscina Mirabilis

times, rules, regulations, etc.-
The Piscina Mirabilis may be visited by appointment. Contact Mrs. Immocolata Lucci at tel. 333 6853278 or 333 5730225;
Closed from 1330-1430. Closed Mondays;
Generally open throughout the year daily at 9 a.m. with some variation in closing hours, usually 4-5 p.m.
Taking photos or videos is not permitted without prior authorization from the office of the superintendent of archaeology.

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