Forum 2

Forum 2

View looking south over the Roman forum (Greek agora). The forum was a paved rectangular area measuring 330 x 165 ft. [100 x 50 m.]. This rebuilding of the forum was done during the reign of Marcus Aurelius (ca. A.D. 160). The forum of Paul’s day actually lies below this one.

The pillars in the center of the image are the supports of a destroyed Byzantine Church, Click Here  to view.

This image courtesy of Linda Kane.

For a map and a brief description of Philippi Click Here.

For a brief description of South Philippi Click Here.