TARRACO, Rome’s gate
We will explain you the history of Tarraco by visiting its monuments. From the ancient wall, the amphitheatre, including the Praetorium tower and the circus’ vaults.
Route: Portal del Roser, model of Tarraco, Forum square, Pareatorium, circus and amphitheatre.
In the year 218BC the Romans landed on this spot during the the war against Hannibal.
How did that first settlement became the main Roman capital of the Iberian peninsula?
How did ancient Tarraco, seen by Julius Caesar and lived by emperor Augustus, looked like?
We will discover this and more in our journey through the Roman past.