Aquileia, art and history

For those who would like to spend a day with history and culture Aquileia is a town which merits to be discovered with a historical-archeological inheritance of exceptional value. Founded by the Romans as a military colony in 181 A.D it became with time such an important point of commerce that during the dominion of Cesare Augusto it was considered one of the richest metropolis of the Empire.Today a UNESCO patrimony, Aquileia with its monuments and ruins is a must for enthusiasts of the history of the Roman Empire.