Tarquinia

This ancient city is best known for its superbly preserved Etruscan burial site, nearby Roman ruins, a rich museum, and churches.

Tarquinia is an ancient city in the province of Viterbo, Lazio, Italy, known chiefly for its outstanding and unique ancient Etruscan tombs in the widespread necropoli or cemeteries which it overlies, for which it was awarded UNESCO World Heritage status. In 1922 it was renamed after the ancient city of Tarquinii (Roman). Although little is visible of the once great wealth and extent of the ancient city, archaeology is increasingly revealing glimpses of past glories.
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