Archaeological Site & Museum
Ampurias constitutes a privileged site for understanding the evolution of urban Greek in the western Mediterranean, as well as to examine the town planning of the final period of the Roman Republic and its transformation during the post-imperial era.
Empúries is the only archaeological site in the Iberian Peninsula where remains a place where the Greek -Emporion colony enclave- with the remains of a Roman city founded in the early 1st century BC on the structures of a Roman military camp installed during the previous century.
Halfway to the itinerary you can visit the Museum. It kept some of the objects discovered during excavations, as well as the hall of Asclepius.