Cryptoporticus

Interesting
The function of these twin horseshoe-shaped underground galleries is unknown. It has often been suggested that, as well as stabilising the monuments of the forum, they were used as huge granaries.

Useful information

Address : 

Place de la République

Phone:

+33 4 90 49 38 20

Price:

4.50 € (-18 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

May-Sep: 9am-12.30pm, 2pm-7pm; Mar-Apr and Oct: 9am-noon, 2pm-6pm - closed 1 Jan, 1 May, 1 Nov, 25 Dec

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