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Museo del Teatro Romano de Caesaraugusta

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Address: Calle San Jorge 12, 50001 Zaragoza, Spain
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+34 976 20 50 88

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Big history in a small site

If you are into Roman History, this is the place for you. Not much to see but the ruins but if you understand the magnitude of the historical importance of the place, it will... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

If you are into Roman History, this is the place for you. Not much to see but the ruins but if you understand the magnitude of the historical importance of the place, it will blow you away.

Thank Roushel
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

Who would have known that there is a Roman Theater in the middle of Zaragoza? If you have not visited Rome, this is a fabulous alternative. A must-see attraction in beautiful Zaragoza!

Thank lgsarro
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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Well worth seeking out and is a very authentic site. It is fairly small in size compared to other Roman Amphitheatres and is sheltered by a stylish roof bit this takes nothing away from its charm and attraction. Please be aware that this site closes from 2pm untill 5pm. Many are taking photos through the railings when this site is... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Very interesting place and very modern whilst preserving the discovery for posterity. The Romans always showed us how advanced they were.

Thank Paolina436
Fredrikstad, Norway
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

It was a pleasant surplice to visit the Roman theatre in Zaragosa and to se how big influence the Romans must have had on this part of the world.

Thank TorHS
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The possibility to explore the remnants of a first century A.D. roman theater would be reason enough to get to this place, but the fact that on top of that you can understand the whole history of the city over the years based on one site, is even better - romans, moors, jews, catholics, peninsular wars, etc, all linked to... More 

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Aubais, France
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

One day in Zaragoza and we called in to see these most impressive ruins in the centre of the city. Very good and interesting museum incorporated into the site. Well protected in adverse weather - well worth a visit

Thank PRVannerFrance
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 January 2016

It's the only "open pit" site of the four included in the Ceasaraugusta combination ticket (and the best of them). Almost all finishing stone blocks except for the few of the arena's floor are gone. Archeologists think the finish was all marble. The remaining structure is poured mortar, even the arches. Quite unusual.

Thank Ron S
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

The extent of the building can be seen on two sides from the street. The museum - and other museums around the city - gives a more in-depth insight into roman buildings. I've seen more complete theatres elsewhere but am always struck by the continuity of life from ancient to contemporary cultures. Humbling.

Thank JanNWestMidlands
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

Thank goodness this was not bulldozed away and largely remains as it was 2000 years ago. I always enjoy visiting Roman theatres and this one is no exception. You walk all around for better understanding of how they built them.

Thank Cadiz_lover

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