Domus Romana – Rabat

Domus Romana – Rabat

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Domus Romana (Domvs Romana) is a ruin of a house from Roman times, located on the border of Mdina and Rabat (right next to the city walls of Mdina) in Malta. The house was built in the first century BC. as an aristocratic townhouse in the Roman city of Melite. In the 11th century, a Muslim cemetery was established on the ruins of domus. The place was discovered accidentally in 1881 by workers during beautifying works and archaeological excavations revealed a number of well-preserved Roman mosaics, read more