The Veneto and Friuli–Venezia Giulia Sights

Archaeological Site

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Published 04/23/2016

Fodor's Review

Roman remains of the forum, houses, cemetery, and port are surrounded by cypresses here. The little stream was once an important waterway extending to Grado. Unfortunately, many of the excavations of Roman Aquileia could not be left exposed because of the extremely high water table under the site and had to be reburied after archaeological studies had been conducted; nevertheless, what remains above ground, along with the monuments in the archaeological museum, gives an idea of the grandeur of this ancient city. The area is well signposted.

Sight Information

Address:

near basilica, Aquileia, Friuli Venezia Giulia, 33051, Italy

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily 8:15–7

Published 04/23/2016

Advertisement

What's Nearby

  • Sights

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

No Thanks