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Roman Necropolis

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Address: C. Enmedio, Carmona, Spain
Phone Number: +34 954 14 08 11
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US$25.92*
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Interesting place to visit

Not too far from Puerta de Sevillia. Start w the video for an explanation or at least visit the media room where it's outlined along the wall. It's just unfathomable how old this... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 October 2016
Rduckwo
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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Ossining, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very informative and excellent museum and site...You feel the past unlike a lot of ruins where they just are..I actually had a sudden feeling of sadness at this burial ground as if the grief of a death had imprinted the particular corner of the site...Very nicely laid out path and a lot to see in about an hour...Carmona has seen... More 

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Thank Henry K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nice historic place as well. Hay some things very interesting. Solo u have go there with group and guides then u might hear some historic facts, very attractive.

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Not too far from Puerta de Sevillia. Start w the video for an explanation or at least visit the media room where it's outlined along the wall. It's just unfathomable how old this site is.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A well preserved Roman amphetheatre and extensive necropolis. The best part was the informative video - this is must if you are to get the most from the visit.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The entire site is fenced and locked on the day we visited. No access at all. It does look like they are doing some kind of construction along the road, but the gate was locked so this detour to Cormona to see this specific site was a waste of time. Check ahead before you get off the A-4 on your... More 

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

A 10 to 15 minute walk from Carmona, depending on your starting point. It is free entry and you are provided with a leaflet / map of the necropolis to help navigate around. It is well laid out and gives a good insight it what it was like in roman times! There is a small indoor area showing an exhibition... More 

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Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A small walking distance from the historical Carmona gate and bus stop to Seville. Free entry and map of the grounds with a friendly reception. The map is a little unintuitive with regard to the layout of the tombs but provides a good bit of information. Small museum of the area present with some background and a few items. Only... More 

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Kent
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

My wife and i spent an hour or so pottering around this site. We were provided with a leaflet in English and the entrance is free. We felt we had learnt quite a lot from our visit and would recommend it to others with an interest in discovering more about how the Romans lived and died.

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Colmar, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

This is very interesting, you see how the Romans treated their deceased, burial traditions, beliefs and veneration. The area is very well marked and explained, and leaves you with a strong feeling of another mentality and other views of life and death. Like most cemeteries it induces a certain peace and calm.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

A fascinating collection of tombs from the Roman period - some you can climb down into and are really spectacular. The site is really beautiful and when went there were flowers everywhere. A really nice place to wander. Admission is free and there is a small museum with some of the artefacts found while excavating including a stone elephant. You... More 

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