Alba Longa

Alba Longa was an ancient Latin city in , 12 miles southeast of Rome, in the vicinity of in the . Founder and head of the Latin League, it was destroyed by the Roman Kingdom around the middle of the 7th century BC, and its inhabitants were forced to settle in Rome.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
The Villa of Domitian, known as Albanum Domitiani or Albanum Caesari in Latin, was a vast and sumptuous Roman villa or palace built by Emperor Titus Flavius Domitian. Photo: Albert Hertel, Public domain.

is a small volcanic crater lake in the of , at the foot of , 20 km southeast of . , overlooking the lake, is the site of the Papal Palace of Castel Gandolfo. Photo: Einwohner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Photo: Gugganij, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Raboe001, CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

Localities in the Area

is a city in the province of . It is in the area southeast of Rome known as the and is mainly known as the summer residence of the Pope. Photo: Roundtheworld, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, on the , in , central . is 25 kilometres distant. Photo: Deblu68, Public domain.

is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, central , 16 miles south-east of Rome. is situated 2½ km southeast of Alba Longa. Photo: Deblu68, Public domain.

Alba Longa

41.7401° or 41° 44' 24.3" north
12.6533° or 12° 39' 11.9" east
Open Location Code
412 metres (1,352 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Alba Longa
  • Arabic: ألبا لونغا
  • Armenian: Ալբա Լոնգա
  • Basque: Alba Longa
  • Belarusian: Альба-Лонга
  • Breton: Alba Longa
  • Bulgarian: Алба Лонга
  • Catalan: Alba Longa
  • Chinese: 阿尔巴朗格
  • Chinese: 阿尔巴隆伽
  • Chinese: 阿爾巴朗格
  • Czech: Alba Longa
  • Dutch: Alba Longa
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: البا لونجا
  • English: Albalonga
  • Esperanto: Alba Longa
  • Finnish: Alba Longa
  • Finnish: Albalonga
  • French: Alba Longa
  • French: Albe-la-Longue
  • French: Albe la Longue
  • Gallegan: Alba Longa
  • Georgian: ალბა-ლონგა
  • Georgian: ალბა ლონგა
  • German: Alba Longa
  • Greek: Άλμπα Λόνγκα
  • Hebrew: אלבה לונגה
  • Hungarian: Alba Longa
  • Indonesian: Alba Longa
  • Italian: Alba Longa
  • Italian: Albalonga
  • Italian: Albani
  • Japanese: アルバ・ロンガ
  • Japanese: アルバ戦争
  • Korean: 알바 롱가
  • Latin: Alba Longa
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Alba Longa
  • Norwegian: Alba Longa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Alba Longa
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Alba Longa
  • Persian: پادشاهی آلبا لونگا
  • Polish: Alba Longa
  • Portuguese: Alba Longa
  • Romanian: Alba Longa
  • Russian: Альба-Лонга
  • Russian: Альба Лонга
  • Russian: Альбалонга
  • Scots: Alba Longa
  • Serbian: Alba Longa
  • Serbian: Алба Лонга
  • Serbo-Croatian: Alba Longa
  • Slovenian: Alba Longa
  • Spanish: Alba Longa
  • Spanish: Albalonga
  • Swedish: Alba Longa
  • Turkish: Alba Longa
  • Ukrainian: Альба-Лонга
  • Ukrainian: Альба Лонга

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