© Iain SINCLAIR, Mailhac, juin 2007 Le coq du nord RCS Narbonne, SIRET 453949786 00017 TVA FR22453949786
AMPHORALIS - Sallèles d'Aude
The Gallic/Roman remains of this 2000 year old amphora and pottery factory are situated some 12 kilometres from "Le coq du Nord". They include a fascinating insight into the trade in wine and olive oil that existed between this region of France and Rome at the height of the Roman Empire.
The museum has been housed in a modern building which has been cleverly designed so as to allow you to better visualise life in an ancient factory as well as to exhibit some of the fascinating remains that have been discovered on this ancient site.
To find out more about Amphoralis and the trade with ancient Rome click here.