Constantí


Centelles Roman Town and Mausoleum


Contact details

43006  Constanti, Constantí, Tarragona  (Catalonia)
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Tel.:+34 977523374

Location

Tarragona

Description

The district of Centcelles is a Roman town built in the vicinity of Tarraco during the 4th century.The mausoleum is the most important Paleochristian monument in Roman Spain. Excavations have revealed remains of walls and apses, and a rectangular building of some 15 m. in length.There are two rooms inside, one with a square floor plan and another circular, with a dome roof that has mosaic remains.The mosaic represents hunting scenes, the Old Testament, and allegories of the seasons of the year.

  • Construction: Villa
  • Artistic period: Classical-Roman
  • Historic period: Romanisation (A.D.)

Practical information

Schedule

  • From Nov 01 to Feb 28
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 10:00 to 13:30 From 15:00 to 17:30
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 14:00
  • From Mar 01 to May 31
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 10:00 to 13:30 From 15:00 to 18:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 14:00
  • From Jun 01 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 10:00 to 13:30 From 16:00 to 20:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 14:00
  • From Oct 01 to Oct 31
  • From Tuesday to Saturday From 10:00 to 13:30 From 15:00 to 18:00
  • Public holidays and Sunday From 10:00 to 14:00

Prices

  • General: €2,50
  • Reduced: €1,50
  • Children: Admission free

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