About: Asturica Augusta/Asturica, Astorga historical name(s), Asturica Augusta/ Asturica. Late Roman province, Hispania Gallaecia. During Cantabrian wars b.C to 19 b.C- many castra were set on Leonesian lands: from one of them city of Asturica Augusta, actual Astorga was created. Museo Romano de Astorga: Asturica Augusta – excellent, authoritative museum guide! – See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for.

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The ergastula and an extensive network of sewers are preserved. Archived from the original on Tin artifacts dated to c. TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web sites. All Search Options [ view abbreviations ]. CS1 Spanish-language sources es Articles lacking in-text citations from March All articles lacking in-text citations Articles to be expanded from March All articles to be expanded Articles needing translation from Spanish Wikipedia Articles with short description Coordinates on Wikidata Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia Articles containing Spanish-language text Commons category link is on Wikidata Articles incorporating a citation from the Catholic Encyclopedia with Wikisource reference Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the Encyclopaedia Britannica with Wikisource reference Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from the New International Encyclopedia Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from The American Cyclopaedia Wikipedia articles incorporating a citation from The American Cyclopaedia with a Wikisource reference Articles with Spanish-language external links.

Its mediaeval walls are built over Roman ones of the Late Empire, with towers and gates. Review tags are currently only available for English language reviews. The result of all this is the current Roman Route, a pioneering experience in Spain in terms of archaeological actions.


About: Asturica Augusta/Asturica, Astorga

I’m surprised that no-one reviewed this already, given that Astorga is very proud of the Roman roots. The timeline of Galician augudta that includes Astorga has artifactual evidence stretching back overyears, predating the Paleolithic.

Greek and Roman Materials. Perimeter of the asturiac Black: She also recommended I watch their video inspired by the Roman remains found in Astorga — the villas, gravestone inscriptions, 10th twin legion, seers etc well-worth watching.

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More search options Limit Asturida to: Add these together and you get quite a nice collection of Roman remains in the town. Attraction details Recommended length of visit: Review of Museo Romano de Astorga. Show by default Hide by default. Artifacts such as tube and double ring axes were located in Astorga and are significant to an Atlantic cultural complex from the Bronze Age period c.

Asturica Augusta – excellent, authoritative museum guide!

You can buy a joint ticket with the museum of chocolate, so I think they try to push it that way. In addition to the museum, there are other small Roman sites around the town. From onwards, systematic archaeological excavations have been made.

Studies of Roman Imperialism. Retrieved from ” https: Astorga, therefore, has a strong urban character from its origins which has kept throughout twenty-one centuries,holding the commercial and cultural capital status of a wide geographical area which includes several regions.

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Astorga lies in the area of the Maragatosa small ethnic and cultural community with distinctive customs and architecture. Views Read Edit View history. Roman sewers still in use Black: Which Astorga hotels are on sale?

Content in this edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: Hotels near Museo Romano de Astorga. There is a combination ticket with the Roman Museum and the Museum of Chocolate. It belonged to the tribe of the Astures and was capital of the conventus; it was also inhabited in pre-Roman times. Its proximity to the mine areas turned it into the administrative and civil centre of the land control, where the state machinery of the region is established, and, therefore, home of the Legacy and of the prosecutor for Asturia y Gallaeciaposts in close relation with the gold extractions which were centralized in the city until they were transported to Rome.


Saint Turibius of Astorga was bishop of the city in the 5th century. Good collection of Roman remains. El Emigrante Luso Hostal. View a machine-translated version of the Spanish article.

One is the French route Way of Saint James ; other one is Silver route Asturias Different objects talks you about way of life in that place an time. If possible, verify the text with references provided in the foreign-language article. Before being a city, Astorga was a military camp. It’s just a part of a 2 cultures routes. Machine translation like Deepl or Google Translate is a useful starting point for translations, but translators must revise errors as necessary and confirm that the translation is accurate, rather than simply copy-pasting machine-translated text into the English Wikipedia.

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