Archaeological Site of Delphi: Captured by Celts
Brú na Bóinne: Celtic graves
Budapest: Aquincum was originally a Celtic settlement
Frontiers of the Roman Empire: Hadrian Wall - built against the Celts
Gwynedd Castles: Built against the Celts
Hallstatt-Dachstein: Iron age Celtic culture
Istanbul: Plundered by Celts
Orange: The Commemorative Arch "was built on the former via Agrippa to honor the veterans of the Gallic Wars ....... " The main surviving relief (Northern face) shows Roman and Gallic soldiers in battle. The Arch "dates.... from the time of Augustus (20 B.C.), period in which the exploits of the 2nd Legion occurred during their fight against the Gauls." (AB). The Battle of Alesia, the last major engagement between Romans and Gauls (Celts) had taken place in 52 BC
Trier: Roman government over a Celtic area
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Celtic history?
A connection should:
- Not be "self evident"
- Link at least 3 different sites
- Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
- Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
- Be explained, with reference to a source