It is a huge pit, over 200 m. long, where stone was quarried in Roman times. In the centre of the quarry, there is a column of stone left untouched, known as the "agulla de Mèdol". Stone from the quarry was used to build a number of important edifices in Tarraco.
El Médol Roman Quarry
Carretera N-340 a 8 kms. de Tarragona
43006 Tarragona (Catalonia)