Porta Nigra Trier, Germany

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The impressive "Black Gate" in Trier is a 2nd-century Roman city gate. It owes its survival to early use by a revered hermit monk and subsequent transformation into a two-story church.

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318473
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Street Address
Porta-Nigra-Platz
Location
Trier, Germany
Postcode
D-54292
Coordinates
49.759655° N, 6.643885° E
Website
www.trier.de
Email
info@tit.de

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References & Resources

  1. Official Website of the Porta Nigra Official website.

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Porta Nigra (Trier, Germany)
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April 11, 2015