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Careiae (Italian: Galera) was an ancient town of Etruria, on the Via Clodia, the first station beyond Veii.[1] The town is mentioned by Frontinus and appears in the Tabula Peutingeriana.[2] Its site is at the abandoned village of Galera, approximately 25 km from Rome.[3]


  1. ^ Quilici, L., S. Quilici Gigli. "Places: 422868 (Careiae)". Pleiades. Retrieved December 6, 2016 3:32 pm.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ Name: Careias
  3. ^ G. Dennis, The Cities and Cemeteries of Etruria (London, 1848), p. 77-78; available online here