Carthage was the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis in what is now the Tunis Governorate in .

Notable Places in the Area

The Acropolium, also known as , is a Roman Catholic church located in Carthage, . is situated 1½ km southwest of Carthage. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The Baths of Antoninus or Baths of Carthage, located in Carthage, , are the vastest set of Roman Thermae built on the African continent and one of three largest built in the Roman Empire. is situated 1¼ km south of Carthage. Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a national museum in Byrsa, . is situated 1½ km southwest of Carthage. Photo: nonanet, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

El Kram is a town and commune in the Tunis Governorate of . is situated 4 km south of Carthage. Photo: Citizen59, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Sidi Bou Said is a village in . The best time to visit is early autumn or spring, before the… is situated 1½ km east of Carthage. Photo: Digr, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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