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Agnes Crawford is a licensed guide to the City of Rome and has 17 years experience. She runs private and tailor-made itineraries through UnderstandingRome.com. Originally from London, she graduated with an MA (Hons) in Architectural History from the University of Edinburgh in 1999 and has lived in Rome since 2000.

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05/18/2018Agnes Crawford
In a photo essay, Roman tour guide and classicist Agnes Crawford spoke to the SCS Blog about the newly reopened House of Augustus on the Palatine, which was uncovered by archaeologists in the early 1960s. Although it underwent extensive renovations for the events surrounding the  2000th anniversary of Augustus' death in 2014, other portions have now been reopened to the public in time for the summer crowds. Crawford also comments on the myriad restoration projects going on in Rome, Pompeii, and elsewhere in Italy. Together, these initiatives are bringing the color and grandeur of the...

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