archaeological tour

St. Martin’s Gate

Visualizza a schermo intero St. Martin’s Gate Porta San Martino (St. Martin’s Gate) is a gateway in the medieval walls which follow the antique fortification layout built in polygonal and squared masonry style. The gate is the main western access to the city since the ancient times and on its right is still visible the walled-up gateway of the massive …

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Piazza della Pace

Visualizza a schermo intero The old town-center of Palestrina is built on ancient roman terraces and developed around parallel east-west axes. The lowest terrace corresponds to the modern via degli Arcioni, the one on top to the modern via Barberini where the National Archaeological Museum is located. From via degli Arcioni one can enter corso Pierluigi, the main axis and …

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