Contact details

Avenida Catalunya s/n
43003  Tarragona  (Catalonia)
mht@tarragona.cat
http://www.tarragonaturisme.cat/es/punto-de-ruta/murallas
Tel.:+34 977245796

Location

Tarragona

Reservations


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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 Mar 27 to Sep 30
  • From Tuesday to Saturday

    From 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Public holidays and Sunday, Monday
    From 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • From Oct 01 to Mar 27
  • From Tuesday to Friday

    From 9:00 AM to 7:30 PM
  • Saturday

    From 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
  • Public holidays and Sunday
    From 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Closing days: Monday

Prices

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

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