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The Forum, Zadar

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The ruins of The Forum seem to sprout directly from the city's alleys and streets. The ancient forum dates back to the 1st century BCE--during the Roman period, it was the center of the area's religious and civic life. One intact column remains, which in the medieval times served as a shaming post for criminals, who endured public humiliation by being chained at this spot. Add The Forum to your Zadar travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Zadar trip site .
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  • The whole Zadar peninsula was inhabited since the stone age. first written proofs of the settlements go back to the 4th century BC. Throughout the whole old town you see traces of different era settle...  more »
  • There's nothing about nothing Forum left... It's sad and it's not worth the trip. Maybe it would have been interesting to have plans, models of the old forum so that the public can learn more... Maybe it was there but we saw nothing.
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  • Hard to find some information about it but if you come across it, pay attention and take a closer look. It is historical place where romans used to have their counsels and political speeches. Don't ex...  more »
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