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Contact details

Avenida Catalunya s/n
43003  Tarragona  (Catalonia)
www.museutgn.com
Tel.:+34 977296100

Location

Autonomous region:
Catalonia

Province/Island:
Tarragona

Tarragona

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    World Heritage, a certification granted by UNESCO.


Description

Ancient Roman city wall ruins

Three towers and several sections of the wall still remain intact.

The Roman city wall is known as the archaeological walk. It was built in the latter stages of the 3rd century B.C. and the beginning of the second century B.C. Of the original wall only the upper area section is still standing. It still retains several sections of wall and three towers: Cabiscol tower, Minerva tower and Arzobispo tower. Minerva tower is the most typically Roman of all, while Arzobispo tower was modified during Medieval times.

Construction:
Walls

Artistic period:
Classical-Roman

Historic period:
Romanisation (B.C.)

Practical information

Schedule

From May 14 to Sep 30
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 21:00


Public holidays and Sunday
From 10:00 to 15:00


From Oct 01 to May 12
From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 19:00

Public holidays and Sunday
From 10:00 to 15:00


Prices

General: €3,30
Reduced: €1,70
Children: Admission free

 

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