Friday, May 11, 2012

Map Colonia Augusta Treverorum

The amphitheater of Colonia Augusta Treverorum or Trier, was part of the city wall. It was built into the slope of the Petrisberger Mountain. Of the roughly 125 known Roman amphitheaters, the one in Trier is the tenth largest and seated between 18,000 and 20,000 spectators.

The Rheinischen Landesmuseum Trier has two models of the Roman city on display, of which I both have taken pictures. 

Some of my pictures of Colonia Augusta Treverorum you can find here! 

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