Augusta Raurica

These Roman ruins by the Rhein are Switzerland’s largest, and the last remnants of a colony founded in 43 BC that had grown to 20,000 citizens by the 2nd century. Today, restored features include an open-air theatre and several temples, plus the Roman Museum, which features an authentic Roman house among its exhibits.


Posted on June 17, 2008, in Blogging, Culture, Guide, Nature, Photo, Photography, Photos, Pictures, Switzerland, Travel, Trip, Vacation. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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