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Odeon - Teatro Piccolo

Pompei Scavi, Pompeii, Italy
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Though smaller the the large theatre it packs as much punch. It is beautifully formed and you can imagine the presentations that went in here. Its small enough that you have no problem hearing other people's guides (even if they do talk some guff) so...More

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Will be a nice backdrop for summer events, piccolo, but very nice, well preserved, excellent acoustics for spectacles and concerts; don't miss.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This gives an idea what life was like here before the disaster. Very well preserved and the steps are very steep .

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 17 December 2016

but the view must have been good. one of a couple of theatres in the Pompeii ruins, which shows how well the Romans lived.

Thank Charlotte K
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Just across from the large theatre is the small Odeon or little theatre. This was used for music recitals and poetry readings and was roofed over to protect the spectators from the sun or inclement weather. It is well preserved, the stairs are intact as...More

1  Thank Linda A
Reviewed 12 November 2016

There aren't a lot of places in Pompeii to sit so this is a great place to relax and enjoy your lunch. It is huge and has a great outlook of the city.

Thank OwenP1949
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Very interesting and also a well put on exhibition inside the ruins. Can easily spend a whole afternoon or morning in these grounds.

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Just some way to the east from Teatro Grande stands this smaller theater called the Odeon - Teatro Piccolo. It took the name from its predecessor in antique Greece. It had a capacity of one thousand spectators. In difference from his larger neighbor it had...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Another amazing building to have survived from the time of the eruption. You could just image what it must have been like on a day where the seats were full of spectators and the arena with entertainers.

1  Thank Lyall D
Reviewed 29 September 2016

loved it here and made the most of getting pics from all angles.it was busy on our visit but we didnt find that a problem

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