5 Sights in Aquileia, Italy (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Aquileia, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Aquileia, Italy.

List of cities in Italy Sightseeing Tours in Aquileia

1. Aquileia

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Aquileia is an ancient Roman city in Italy, at the head of the Adriatic at the edge of the lagoons, about 10 kilometres (6 mi) from the sea, on the river Natiso, the course of which has changed somewhat since Roman times. Today, the city is small, but it was large and prominent in classical antiquity as one of the world's largest cities with a population of 100,000 in the 2nd century AD and is one of the main archaeological sites of northern Italy. In late antiquity the city was the first city in the Italian Peninsula to be sacked by Attila the Hun.

Wikipedia: Aquileia (EN)

2. Museo Archeologico Nazionale

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The National Archaeological Museum of Aquileia is a museum in Aquileia, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy. It is one of the largest museums in Italy on Roman civilization. The museum is located at the Cassis Faraone villa and holds collections of statues, household and ornamental furnishings, gems, and coins.

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3. Museo Paleocristiano

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The Paleochristian Museum of Monastery is an archaeological museum of Aquileia, in the province of Udine, which houses Christian finds and testimonies dating back to the period between the fourth century and the patriarchal period. Admission is free.

Wikipedia: Museo paleocristiano di Monastero (IT)

4. Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta

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Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta (Italian: Basilica Patriarcale di Santa Maria Assunta is the principal church in the town of Aquileia, in the Province of Udine and the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy.

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5. Foro Romano

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The Roman Forum of Aquileia was the ancient main square of the city center of Aquileia Romana starting from the first century BC. of the Republican era, with subsequent expansions of the imperial era.

Wikipedia: Foro romano di Aquileia (IT)

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