Rhithymna (Crete) 8 Rethymno - Ριθυμνία
Ῥιθυμνία - Rhithymna, Classical to Roman settlement near Rethymnon in Rethymno Crete
Place ID: 354245URhi
Time period: CHR
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A Hellenistic and Roman city which is perhaps identified with modern Rethymnon. Roman building remains at the Customs House below Fortetza (where there is a mosaic floor) and in Kiouloubasi Square. A Roman underground monument in the S of the municipal garden. Antiquities from the prefecture of Rethymnon are exhibited in the town's archaeological musuem, which is housed in a building outside the Fortetza fortress.
Wikidata ID: Q24049839
Trismegistos Geo: 2053
Info: Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean
(Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean, Ministry of the Aegean)