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Barcino, the urbs i the Territory. Via secundaria Ciutat d'acces to amb segle enterraments of I to III.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Placa de la Vila de Madrid, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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+34 932 56 21 22
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Another tiny slice of Roman history. Originally on the road to the Roman centre of Barcelona, a set of ancient tombs remain. Set below the existing ground level there are several places to view the row of tombs.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GReyMaiden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Roman Necropolis, hidden for centuries under buildings demolished after the civil war, is just a few seconds off the top of the Rambla-go down Carrer Canuda. Entry is free if you have visited MUBHA or else a token euro but you can just as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed December 29, 2018

These Roman ruins are housed in a small square and can be seen from a viewing walkway above if the actual entrance doors are closed. They are housed within the Gothic Quarter but I wouldn't go out of your way to view them if you're...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It is located in Placa Villa de Madrid in the Old Town (Ciutat Vella) section. It is pretty close to La Rambla. In the 2nd and 3rd centuries AD, Romans built their cemeteries outside of the city's walls and this excavation discovery of 70 tombs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed January 2, 2018

A very interesting stop on our walking tour. One can view these graves from the street level. So much history in this area. They say that you can view the tombs up close but the entry passage was not accessible during our stopover. Such a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Della G
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

The remains can be seen, although many times the walkway is closed and unaccessible. You might want to take a look only if you happen to be in the area. Otherwise not a place you want to bother to find if it's out of your...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank CandelaM_12
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Its not very big and easy missed but is worth a quick stop if you are in the area, considering they are 2000 years old it is quite surreal to see it against the newer built up buildings around it and reminds you of the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Pausanias67
Reviewed December 3, 2016

Turn down Carrer Canuda at the top of the Ramblas and you will find these tombs. If you have a ticket from the Roman history museum, the entrance is free-otherwise 1 euro I think. Actually all the historical information is at the entrance and you...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed October 19, 2016

I'm a huge fan of italy and any chance I get to check out the local roman ruins, I'm there. The Via Sepulcral Romana is very important. You can get right above the ruins, for free and get up close and get some nice photos....More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank VTJedi
Reviewed August 10, 2016

This is a small group of old Roman tombs in the middle of a square off La Rambla. The history is very interesting. I'm glad to see they built around the tombs and made them visible from street level (they are actually below street level)....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
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