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Teatro Grande

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Address: Pompeii, Italy
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Pompeii Full-day Tour inluding all Highlights and Newly Opened Houses
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Very peaceful and poignant

Even though it's a ruin, you can imagine what it would have been like during the roman ages. Incredible place

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southampton
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Even though it's a ruin, you can imagine what it would have been like during the roman ages. Incredible place

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hard to imagine we were in the same place as those in Pompeii prior to the place being buried in volcanic ash in 79 AD. Our tour guide also asked a group member to sing which was a good way to demonstrate the acoustics. We lingered a while after the spiel of the guide so we could appreciate the empty... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When we stopped here to visit we were lucky enough to hear one of the other visitors sing a beautiful Italian opera song. She stood down on the performance floor, we sat on the bench seats several levels above her and could enjoy hearing every note. The acoustics were great. We acknowledged just how much better the acoustics were 2,000... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Theater is what you want to see when visiting a Roman theater. Well preserved ruins and great acoustics.

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Thank Lorne N
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love seeing places that I read and learn about in school. This was one of the places and its amazing that after all these years it still exists.

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Nice theatre that makes you wonder about the inginuity of people in those times. It would be nice if the people running the site had people who would demonstrate how the theatre worked by presenting something every now and then.

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Myszkow, Poland
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Incredible build in the middle of Pompei. I coud not believe that it looks like it looks after Wezuvio eruption

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Swan Hill, Australia
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

What a surprise to see this theatre. Nice to sit and take a spell there and take in the building of it. It was quite a hot day when we were there, so good place to sit and contemplate about what they were capable of building in the past.

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Do not miss this site in Pompeii. It is in the theatre district, and is amazingly well preserved. You can walk all the way from the stage area to the top seats, and has excellent views of vesuvious

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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Be sure to duck into the Pink Floyd exhibit, a great day full of amazing history! You actually get to walk the original streets of doomed Pompeii!

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