It was a former harbour, a Greek town (Emporion) and later, a Romanized town called Emporiae. It was the first time that the classical culture settled down in the Iberian Peninsula.
From 1st October to 15th November: From Monday to Sunday, from 10am to 6pm.
From 16th November to 15th February: From Tuesday to Sunday, from 10am to 5pm.
From 16th February to 31 May: From Monday to Sunday, from 10am to 6pm.
From 1st June to 30th September: From Monday to Sunday, from 10am to 8pm.
Closed on 1st January and 25th December.
Tel. 972 770 208. Price: 5 €, reduced 4 €. Free entry last Tuesday of every month from October to June; 18th May; 2nd and 11th of September and during the Euopean Heritage Days. Free access for the unemployed, children under 8, teachers and guides (must show proof).