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Roman Necropolis

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Address: C. Enmedio, Carmona, Spain
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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
Edmond, Oklahoma
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a really wonderful place, an eye opener onto Roman civilisation and the way of life in this part of Spain around 50BC to 100AD. The site is very sensitively laid out to allow visitors to get close to many of the funeral pits and in one of them be right up against wall painting from thousands of years... More 

Thank armyyarn
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Overall this is a very interesting site and it's free entrance which makes it hard to complain. I would suggest a touch-up on the signs and the overall experience though. Now the graves are very interesting, but it could be an even nicer experience with some more explanation / interactivity (which I guess was there before but now not functioning... More 

1 Thank MaartenDeGroot
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Quite honestly, visiting a Roman burial site would not usually be at the top of my 'must visit' list, but this was a fascinating experience in every respect. Firstly, it's a great walk from the Parador through the town to reach the necropolis. Secondly, the excavations are quite extensive. Thirdly, the museum is very informative (and should be visited before... More 

2 Thank MSH-Sussex
Ossining, New York
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

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 

1 Thank Henry K
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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.

Thank Оксана З
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.

Thank Rduckwo
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 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.

1 Thank mariaben64
Los Angeles, California
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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 

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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