Palatine Hill

The Palatine Hill, which is the centremost of the Seven Hills of Rome, is one of the most ancient parts of the city and has been called "the first nucleus of the Roman Empire." The site is now mainly a large open-air museum while the Palatine Museum houses many finds from the excavations here and from other ancient Italian sites.

Notable Places in the Area

The district is the heart of ancient and the Roman Empire. Photo: Paolostefano1412, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a 1st-century AD honorific arch, located on the Via Sacra, , just to the south-east of the . is situated 240 metres northeast of Palatine Hill. Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a triumphal arch in dedicated to the emperor Constantine the Great. is situated 360 metres east of Palatine Hill. Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Archaeological site
In Ancient Roman architecture a crypta and porticus) is a covered corridor or passageway. is situated 100 metres northeast of Palatine Hill.

Localities in the Area

, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of and of the region. Photo: Absent-08, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Esquilino and San Giovanni are adjacent neighborhoods in . Photo: Cristian Bortes, CC BY 2.0.

Palatine Hill

41.8893° or 41° 53' 21.5" north
12.4864° or 12° 29' 10.9" east
50 metres (164 feet)
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  • Afrikaans: Palatyn
  • Arabic: هضبة بالاتين
  • Armenian: Պալատին
  • Basque: Palatino
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  • Chinese: 巴列丁丘
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  • Hebrew: גבעת הפאלאטיום
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  • Icelandic: Palatínhæð
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  • Italian: Colle Palatino
  • Italian: Horti Farnesiani
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  • Italian: Orti Farnesiani al Palatino
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  • Japanese: パラティウム
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  • Korean: 팔라티노 언덕
  • Latin: Mons Palatinus
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  • Lithuanian: Palatino kalva
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  • Norwegian: Palatinerhøyden
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Palatinen
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  • Norwegian Bokmål: Palatinhøyden
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Palatium
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Collis Palatium
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Palatinerhøgda
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  • Persian: پالاسیوم
  • Polish: Palatyn
  • Portuguese: Colina do Palatino
  • Portuguese: Colina palatina
  • Portuguese: Monte Paladino
  • Portuguese: Monte Palatino
  • Portuguese: Palatino
  • Russian: Палатин
  • Russian: Палатинский холм
  • Serbian: Palatin
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  • Slovenian: Palatinski grič
  • Spanish: Colina Palatina
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  • Spanish: Monte Palatino
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  • Thai: ปาลาติอูง
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  • Tibetan: རི་བོ་ཕ་ལ་ཏི་ཉི།
  • Turkish: Palatine Tepesi
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  • Ukrainian: Палатин
  • Uzbek: Palatin
  • Wu Chinese: 帕拉蒂尼山
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