17 Sights in Tarragona, Spain (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Tarragona, Spain. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 17 sights are available in Tarragona, Spain.

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1. Roman circus

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The circus of Tarraco was located within the pomerium of the city, taking advantage of land that, since its foundation, was state-owned. Located in the upper part of Tarragona, parallel to the Rambla Vella, and in some parts, it maintains an exceptional state of conservation. This is the building where horse racing took place, as well as beams and quadrigues with a capacity for 20,000 people, where carriage races were held. It was built during the rule of Emperor Domitian and was in operation until the fifth century AD.

Wikipedia: Circ de Tarragona (CA)

2. Museu d'Art Modern

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L RT Odern de Arragona Iputual Usunde was founded in 1976 to promote the research and knowledge of modern and contemporary art, so as to preserve and display its artistic heritage and share it with society. MB this purpose is formed, so use, equipped with an auxiliary library, a document center and a photo file. The welcome building in LTE Art in Aragon is the result of the Third Academy Alliance of the Century, which was cultivated by architect Ome Houlle. It started in 1991 in what we now know as structural repairs and adjustments.

Wikipedia: Museu d'Art Modern de Tarragona (CA)

3. Santa Tecla la Vella

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Santa Tecla la Vella is a chapel in the municipality of Tarragona protected as a cultural asset of local interest. Located in what is now the garden of the cathedral's old moat, it is a construction that reuses materials from an older work that some scholars have linked to the old cathedral. The data that emerge from a correct interpretation of the building should help to find out one of the repeated questions of the medieval study of Tarragona: the construction of the cathedral and the canonical rooms.

Wikipedia: Santa Tecla la Vella (CA)

4. Museu Arqueològic de Tarragona

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The National Archaeological Museum of Tarragona is a public museum located in the city of Tarragona focusing on its rich historical heritage and ancient remains. It includes archaeological findings of Tarraco's Roman and Early Christian past, as well as a library. The museum's origins lay in the 19th century, making it the oldest of its kind in Catalonia, with some collections assembling objects found from the 16th century onwards, but with most discoveries having taken place in the last 150 years.

Wikipedia: National Archaeological Museum of Tarragona (EN)

5. Balcó del Mediterrani

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The Mediterranean balcony is a 23-m high cliff at the end of touching the sea of the Rambla Nova in Tarragona, protected by a beautiful iron railing. In front is the monument to the Catalan sailor Roger de Llúria. From the balcony there is a magnificent view over the sea, the port, the train station, the amphitheater, the beach and the miracle tip, and a part of the city. The people of Tarragona, when they stroll along the Rambla, say they are going "to play iron" on the balcony.

Wikipedia: Balcó del Mediterrani (CA)

6. Plaça dels Carros

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Plaça dels Carros is a square located in the lower part of Tarragona next to the railway station and port facilities. The first news regarding its construction dates back to 1807, and the names by which it is known over time are quite varied: Plaça del Mar, Del Moll, del Port, Major, Principal, Ferdinand VII, Olózaga, President Macià and General Sanjurjo. Although the square has undergone several changes over the years, it has become a reference point for the port-city link.

Wikipedia: Plaça dels Carros (Tarragona) (CA)

7. Casa Castellarnau

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Casa Castellarnau is a manor house in the city of Tarragona protected as a cultural asset of local interest. It is currently the headquarters of the Tarragona History Museum. The building was built inside what in Roman times was the administration square of the Provincial Forum. Excavations carried out in 1993 in the courtyard revealed a whole series of structures from Roman times corresponding to the podium of the portico of the great square representing the province.

Wikipedia: Casa Castellarnau (CA)

8. Sant Agustí

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Church of Sant Agustí is a church in the municipality of Tarragona protected as a cultural asset of local interest. Of the old convent of Sant Agustí, which previously belonged to the Jesuits of Tarragona, only this church remains, whose artistic value is given by its links with works from Rome and to show the characteristic features of the so-called "Escola del Camp". It is currently guarded by the priests of the parish of San Francisco, to which it belongs.

Wikipedia: Església de Sant Agustí (Tarragona) (CA)

9. Castell de Ferran

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Ferran Castle is a castle in the municipality of Tarragona, in the hamlet of Ferran, between Tamarit and Altafulla. Its origin dates back to the eleventh century, when it was just a watchtower within the term of Tamarit Castle. This tower has been documented since 1197 as a result of a testamentary donation in which Guillem de Granada left Ferdinand's castle to his nephew Berenguer de Castellet.

Wikipedia: Castell de Ferran (Tarragona) (CA)

10. Sant Pau del Seminari

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Sant Pau del Seminari is a chapel in the municipality of Tarragona protected as a cultural asset of local interest. It is one of the oldest and best preserved testimonies of Tarragona's Romanesque architecture. The chapel is mentioned in a document from the early thirteenth century. Linked to Santa Tecla la Vella and with decorative details of the cloistered enclosure.

Wikipedia: Sant Pau del Seminari (CA)

11. Natzaret

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The Church of Nazareth is a church in the old town of Tarragona, protected as a cultural asset of local interest. Although nothing remains of the primitive building of the thirteenth century, the temple of the sixteenth century and the successive restorations allow us to understand the dynamics of the constructions in the city of Tarragona.

Wikipedia: Església de Natzaret (CA)

12. Roman Amphitheater

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'Being loaded...' The Aragona Grand Theater is an ancient Roman building, which is relatively well preserved and well restored. His management depends on Aragones' use of history. Araco, part of S archaeological collection, was declared by human beings in 2000. It is the cultural value consideration of nationality.

Wikipedia: Amfiteatre Romà de Tarragona (CA)

13. Ferreres Aqueduct

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The Ferreres Aqueduct, also known as the Pont del Diable, is an ancient bridge, part of the Roman aqueduct built to supply water to the ancient city of Tarraco, today Tarragona in Catalonia, Spain. The bridge is located 4 kilometers north of the city and it is part of the Archaeological Ensemble of Tarraco.

Wikipedia: Les Ferreres Aqueduct (EN)

14. Torre del Pretori

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The provincial forum of Tarraco is a Roman archaeological site in Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain, encompassing an area of 18 ha. Together with other Roman remains in the city it makes the Archaeological Ensemble of Tarraco, which was listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2000.

Wikipedia: Provincial forum of Tarraco (EN)

15. Catedral de Tarragona

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The Cathedral of Tarragona is a Roman Catholic church in Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain. The edifice is located in a site previously occupied by a Roman temple dating to the time of Tiberius, a Visigothic cathedral, and a Moorish mosque. It was declared a national monument in 1905.

Wikipedia: Tarragona Cathedral (EN)

16. Fortí de la Reina

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Wikipedia: Fortí de la Reina (CA)

17. Teatre Romà

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The Roman theatre of Tarraco was a Roman theatre built in Tarraco in the time of Augustus in the area of the local forum and the port, the planners took advantage of the steep slope of the hill to build part of the seating.

Wikipedia: Roman theatre of Tarraco (EN)


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