"Ancient Forum Augusta Trayana"

Antichen forum Avgusta Traiana

The archeological site"Ancient Forum Augusta Trayana"is located in the very center of Stara Zagora, behind the Court House and the Old Theater. It is one of the most monumental structures built in the ancient Roman city of Ulpia Augusta Trajan.

The ancient forum complex includes: the western gate of Augusta Trayana, parts of two walls of the ancient and medieval city, a square with a preserved pedestal for a statue of the royal horse, amphitheater, part of the main street of the ancient city and the southern facade of the city baths.

Nowadays a platform is built here and the Forum is used as a stage for different events - opera, theater, ballet, etc.