Ostia is in , , close to Rome's major airport of . This article covers both the archaeological site Ostia Antica at the south-western end of Rome's district with the same name, and the nearby beach area Lido di Ostia.
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is a large archaeological site, close to the modern town of Ostia, that is the location of the harbour city of ancient Rome, 15 miles southwest of Rome. is situated 2½ km north of Ostia. Photo: Jastrow, CC BY 2.5.

The is an ancient synagogue located in , the seaport of Imperial . is situated 2 km northeast of Ostia. Photo: Makaristos, CC0.

is situated 3 km north of Ostia. Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Forum of Corporations, or the , was the principal center of commerce and trade for the Roman Empire mainly during the Age of Augustus. is situated 3 km north of Ostia. Photo: Sailko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a city in . This city is on the coast near to Rome, and close to the airport that bears its name. Photo: Raboe001, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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