The imperial urban structure was characterized by public buildings for the entertainment of citizens. In Asturica Augusta, the curia built two thermal sets: the so-called highest thermal baths, large public complex installed in the center of the ancient city, and then another minor destined to higher social groups, known as minor baths.

The state of preservation of both helps us to understand its working, well proved by the remains of furnaces, hypocausts and rooms intended both to massage bath.

Historical Data

Architecture:
Archaeology site
Historical Period:
Roman

Address

Plaza Modesto Lafuente, 1. Astorga. 24700 León.

More information

Tourist Office of Astorga

Address:

P/ Eduardo de Castro, 5. Astorga. 24700 León.

Telephone: 987 618 222

Fax: 987 619 299

Email: turismo@ayuntamientodeastorga.com

Website: http://www.ayuntamientodeastorga.com/quevisitar

Tourist Office Regional of León

Address:

Pza. de Regla, 2. León. 24003 León.

Telephone: 987 237 082

Fax: 987 273 391

Email: oficinadeturismodeleon@jcyl.es