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Complutum

Alcala de Henares, Community of Madrid, Spain

About Complutum

Complutum is an Ancient Roman site in Spain first conquered by the Romans in the first century BC.

Located within the UNESCO-listed Alcalá de Henares, approximately 30km east of Madrid, Complutum offers a number of things to see including its forum and Domus. One of its most famous sites is the House of Hippolytus, once part of an estate and a former college for Roman nobility.

Complutum is also known as the site of the martyring of saints Justus and Pastor.