LIVE REPRESENTATION OF ERETICS AND WHITCHES IN THE ROMAN INQUISITION
An animated guided tour with pop up actors representing only for you the most talked about the Inquisition period in Rome with its shocking stories this austere and bloody period, full of mystery, where religion, politics and science changed and all of a sudden shaking the status quo and the church seeing this as a threat to be destroyed and burnt.
The tour will start from the worldwide famous Turtle Fountain talking about the myths bhind this fabulous pure vergine water created by Giacomo della Porta and talking about this famous artist, and about the powerful Mattei family who’s roots go back to the ancient Romans. From there the tour will start illustrating the area dedicated to the ancient Jewish community (was present in Rome before Christianity and this area became the Roman Jewish Ghetto ordered by a Papal bull Cum nimis absurdum, promulgated by Pope Paul IV on 14 July 1555. The bull also obligated the Jews of Rome (which were a vast population) , to live exclusively in this ghetto, and walls were build around it with gates that closed the jewish populalion in and these gates could be only opened from dawn to dust.
So the tour will start with how the Pope first in creating these quarters in Rome and will walk you through the medieval ghettos that up to today maintain characteristic tight mysterious streets full of obscure stories. We will walk you though this heretical Rome to then relax and enjoy a open market area Campo dei Fiori, and unique inviting smells and tastes from the high vararity of gastronomic offerings in this very folkloristic area, all an unique and emblematic area full of the witch hunt tales.
The wandering Jew in the dark streets of the ghetto at night, legendary figure (or real?) Laura Malipiero, a woman accused of witchcraft by her husband, Giordano Bruno, the heretical par excellence, and their story… special pop up characters, real actors that will narrate just for you the point of views and their truths, pleading to be believed, and you will decide to condemn them too or not.
This is one of the tales you will run into during the walk, with your guide, you will encounter sprits, tales, history and insight like few can know. At the end of the tour, actors will be available for photos and curiosity.
P.S. Roma Luxury wants to entertain and delight you like no one else can, we have different historical scenes and live play sketches we can do for you, with professional actors, so you can be in first person or what it done to entertain even more your loved ones in vacation with you, this way you will live a even more immersive and, instructful and amazing experience in a interactive and illustrative way. Your desires and fantasies are our command, we have Gladiator fights, Cesar’s death act, or … what is in your fantasies that you would love to live directly in the original location…express your desire and we will do our best to try and make it come true, just for you !
Note: all the tours you see indicated on our are just indications and to give you some ideas for themed itineraries, we can customize and create all you want, with or without guides, special type of guides can be requested as so to for any enogastronomic and/or to restaurants, we are in contact with the best hospitality services and lodging from 5 star hotels to private full service apartments.
Your bespoke tailor made desires are our Luxcierge customization specialty and realm !
Included: Private Guide/Hotel Pick-up/drop-off/Lunch.
Additional Services: Photographer/Bodyguards.
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