Thermae are typical Roman baths. Thermae are public state baths to do gymnastics and creational activities and meetings. Use them plebeians, slaves, patricians and emperors.
Thermae had different places: <ul><li>Palestra: Central Courtyard. In this place physical exercise could be done. </li></ul><ul><li>Tabernae: Stores where people bought drink or food. </li></ul><ul><li>Caldarium : Bath with hot water. It was the room with more light and it was decorated. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Frigidarium : Bath with cold water. In big thermae there was a swimming pool indoors. </li></ul><ul><li>Tepidarium: It was the room with a warm bath. In this place people got ready for hot water. </li></ul><ul><li>Apodyterium: Wardrobe. It was the room near the entrance where people could keep their clothes. </li></ul><ul><li>Laconicum: Vapour bath. </li></ul>
Caracalla thermae <ul><li>. </li></ul>Caracalla thermae were spacious bath centres in the imperial Rome. This thermae were built in Rome in 212 and 216 A.D. Caracalla thermae became a luxurious complex in Rome. In these thermae decoration was very important, there were lots of mosaics. The hot water for the thermae was very difficult to get; thermae had two ovens, one inside and another outside CARACALLA THERMAE
Titus thermae were built in Rome by emperor Titus. These thermae had capacity of 1600 people. Titus thermae were a project of emperor Titus to relieve of sad feelings. The people in Rome were sad because in Rome there was a gleat fire and a volcano erupted. The decoration was splendid, the floor had a mosaic, the ceiling magnificent paintings and the rooms were richly decorated. In these thermae was the Laoconte group, Farnesio bull… TITUS THERMAE