Archaeological Site of Volubilis, Meknes

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World heritage site · Ruin · Tourist Spot
Discover the mix of Berber and Roman history and architecture at Archaeological Site of Volubilis, a partially excavated ancient city, now a World Heritage Site. After coming under Roman rule in the 1st century CE, the town quickly grew into a large colonial Roman city on the edge of the empire. The triumphal arch and basilica stand as the most impressive structures of the archaeological site: note their distinctly Roman style reinterpreted into a North African context, making use of local materials and several regional motifs. See Archaeological Site of Volubilis and all Meknes has to offer by arranging your trip with our Meknes trip itinerary maker tool.
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  • A very well preserved ancient Roman Empire city that is under going excavation. Many beautiful tile floors have been uncovered. Some columns have been reconstructed. Fairly large site. Wear good...  more »
  • I really loved this place! In my opinion it is the best touristic attraction in Morocco! This place looked like the big places we see in mid age Greece , it is very interesting that morocco has this.....  more »
  • Very well mantained archeological park! Load of quality ruins to visit!
  • It's a wonderful ruin. I was very happy because I didn't expect to see such a good archaeological site in Morocco.

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