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Chemtou



Chemtou
Introduction

1. Underground quarries

2. Numidian Altar & Roman Temple

3. Forum and Basilica

4. Theatre

5. Roman bridge

6. Baths

7. Aqueduct

8. Prison camps

9. Amphitheatre

10. Museum

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CHEMTOU
Forum and Basilica
Basilica, Chemtou, Tunisia

The best reconstructed part of Chemtou are the forum and basilica. The focus of the Forum is a round structure with subterranean rooms around it. For some it will be a problem that new and old stones are hard to distinguish from each other.
The basilica is best enjoyed from a little distance. Closer up there is little to investigate.

Forum, Chemtou, Tunisia




By Tore Kjeilen