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7,000 years of ancient art, from the end of the Stone Age to the fall of the Roman Empire.
The Villa is a recreation of an ancient Roman country house.
Inspired by ancient models, with species from the ancient world.
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Casual Mediterranean-inspired fare made with fresh, local ingredients.
Books about classical antiquity, and elegant gifts inspired by ancient designs.
Royal Lion Hunt, Assyrian, 875–860 BC, Kalhu (Nimrud), Northwest Palace, reign of Ashurnasirpal II, gypsum. British Museum, London, 1849,1222.8, 1849. Image © The Trustees of the British Museum. All rights reserved