The Carteia Archeological Site dates from the 7th century BC and includes remains from the Phoenician, Carthaginian, Roman, Visigothic, Byzantine, Moorish and Christian eras. This ancient city was the most important in the Campo de Gibraltar area and became the first Free Latin Colony outside of present-day Italy in 171 BC.
San Roque has a collection of listed historical buildings that are the oldest and best preserved in the Campo de Gibraltar area. The most important monuments in the City of Gibraltar in Exile are Saint Mary the Crowned Parish Church, the Governer's Palace and the Bullring.
The Borough Tourist Office
Palacio de los Gobernadores, Calle Rubín de Celis s/n.
11360 SAN ROQUE
Opening hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
From 15th June until 15th September, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm