Alise-Sainte-Reine, dep. Côte-d’Or (Burgundy)

Alise-Sainte-Reine, dep. Côte-d’Or (Burgundy). As a result of archeol excavations., conducted 1861—65 and from 1905, The location of the city of Alesia was established here - the capital of the Gallic tribe of the Mandubia, gained 52 p.n.e. by Caesar; there are traces of Gallic fortifications, Rome. camp and siege equipment; in the city, rebuilt by the Romans, remnants of forum discovered, theater, basilica, several temples, term, residential buildings and an old Christian basilica. Numerous archeol finds. are located in the Musée d'Alésia and the Musée Municipal.