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Ruínas romanas do Cerro da Vila (Cerro da Vila Roman Ruins)

Archaeological Sites

Ruínas romanas do Cerro da Vila (Cerro da Vila Roman Ruins)

Loulé

In Vilamoura, there was an important Roman villa which was built between 27 B.C. and 14 A.D., and was occupied by Romans, Visigoths and Arabs.

Here, a number of different economic activities were carried out, the most important being the manufacture of garum, a fish preserve which was exported across the entire Roman Empire.

There is also a small museum at the archaeological site which exhibits ceramic objects and mosaics.

Contacts

  • Loulé

  • Vilamoura

  • 289 312 153 (Cerro da Vila Museum)

Characteristics

  • Cultural Heritage

  • Archaeological Sites

  • Paid

  • Open to the public

  • Classified as a Building of Public Interest

  • Summer (May to October): every day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Winter (November to April): 09.30 a.m to 12.30 a.m and 2 p.m to 6 p.m

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