Culture. Monuments

Necropolis of Villa de Madrid Square
Necropolis of Villa de Madrid Square
  • · Address:
    Plaza Villa de Madrid
    08002 Barcelona
· Transports:

Metro: L3 - Catalunya
RENFE: Plaça Catalunya
FGC: Plaça Catalunya
Autobuses: 17, 19, 40, 45
Bicing: Pl. de Carles Pi Sunyer

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Sepulchral Via Romana has an interpretive center historical heritage located at Plaza Vila de Madrid, and should the Via Sepulchral to the street between I and III century AD gave access to the city and was flanked by funerary monuments set out in the square.
In the center presents more than 60 unpublished funerary objects were found during excavations at the necropolis of Vila de Madrid, and two burials, a cremation and burial, with their respective outfits.
The cemeteries were located in the entrance ways of the city and, with the inscriptions located on either side of the road, they invited the wayfarer to revive the deceased persons repeating his name aloud.
The Urban Guide, which will have its starting point in Sepulchral Via Romana, will tour major monuments from Roman times among those aqueducts, workshops and factories in the Plaza del Rey and the August temple in the forum of the street Paradis.

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