|Rimini and its millennial history. |
The city of Rimini was founded in 268 B.C. and traces of its ancient culture can still be seen.
Great monuments testify to its grandeur and importance, such as the
Extremely important monuments from the Roman period can be seen, such as:
|The Arch of Augustus |
erected in 27 B.C. in honour of Caesar Octavius Augustus. Built of Istrian stone, it was the city gate and also marked the end of the consular road Via Flaminia.
|The Tiberius Bridge |
uilt with 5 spans, it provides proof of Roman engineering ability. Dating from 21 A.D., the bridge marks the starting point of two consular roads, the Via Emilia and the Via Popilia.