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 city was rebuilt by Augustus, using the soldiers of the Legio X Gemina, stationed there in the 1st c. Unicode Buckwalter transliteration View by Default: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. These works, in addition to their strictly scientific repercussion, have had another very enriching aspect which has led to measures aubusta preservation ‘in situ’ of some of the architectural Roman remains found.

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Asturica Augusta

It is a good value. Astorga, therefore, has a strong urban character from augusts origins which astutica kept throughout twenty-one centuries,holding the commercial and cultural capital status of a wide geographical area which includes several regions.

The modern urban archaeology has discovered part of the defensive enclosure of that quartering of troops, a line of moats that the Legio X Gemina excavated surrounding the hill in which Asturica Augusta was settled. 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.


Several Roman sculptures of the 1st c. Good collection of Roman remains.

The Princeton encyclopedia of classical sites. Reviewed February 13, All reviews ” roman remains “. C – as an area of special protection.

Full search options are on the right side and top of the page. El descanso de Wendy. Content in aturica edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: Exact name of German article]]; see its history for attribution. 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.

Been to Museo Romano de Astorga? The Roman museum has an excellent introductory film and displays. Design of the Roman city Grey: Things to Do 19 Hotels 8 Restaurants All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips.

Asturicw such as tube and double ring axes were located in Astorga and are significant to an Atlantic cultural complex from the Bronze Age astirica c. This page was last edited on 31 Octoberat Ask madamedefarge about Museo Romano de Astorga.

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The museum is fairly small, but quite interesting. The foundation of Asturica Augusta is closely linked saturica the organization of the Astur land undertaken by Augustus, once the conquest wars of the Hispanic North-west have finished.


Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. It was a bishopric as early as the middle of the 3d c. Astorga Location in Spain.

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A model attribution edit summary using German: La Rosa de los Tiempos. Asturica Augusta – excellent Show by default Hide by default. Reviewed August 22, It belonged to the tribe of the Astures and was capital of the conventus; it was also inhabited in pre-Roman times. The Aufusta Encyclopedia of Classical Sites this document.

The result of all this is the current Roman Route, a pioneering experience in Spain in terms of archaeological actions. Log in Join Recently viewed Bookings Inbox.

Archaeological point ” The Ergastula”. Really years of history. Views Read Edit View history. Perimeter of the fort Black: The epigraphic and archaeological remains found in the city until this moment recount the complexity and the cosmopolitism which the Astur society reached during the first three centuries of its existence.

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