Dr. Darius Arya


About Dr. Darius Arya

Dr. Darius Arya received his Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology from the University of Texas in Austin in 2002. He has been a Fulbright Fellow and a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome. He co-founded the American Institute for Roman Culture and has directed numerous excavations including digs in the Roman Forum and Ostia Antica. has appeared the History, National Geographic, and Discovery Channels.



View of the Roman Forum from the Capitoline Hill
Dirt and detritus have built up in Rome over the centuries—the city now sits well above ancient street level.

Digging through time