Inaugurated in 217 A.D. and used until the 6th Century. The baths were big enough for 1600 bathers at a time. Impressive and well-preserved. Used for operas in summer months (see [http://www.operaroma.it/en Opera di Roma] for details) and was the location for the famous "three tenors" concert in July 1990, at the time of the World Cup (soccer).
Directions Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
Opening hours: 09.00 until one hour before sunset
Average Price: € 6.00 for the Appian Way ticket which also permits access to the tomb of Cecilia Metella and the Villa dei Quintili (see Rome/South)