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Anfiteatro Romano

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Visited the amphitheater today with friends. It is very small and not completely excavated due to... read more

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wolf3728
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Part of a Roman amphitheatre that's free to visit. In Plazza and near a nice church. A good place... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the amphitheater today with friends. It is very small and not completely excavated due to the buildings in the area. It is free to visit the outside.

Thank wolf3728
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Part of a Roman amphitheatre that's free to visit. In Plazza and near a nice church. A good place to visit.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 1 week ago

It may not be a must-see place to visit, but it's worth it for free. However, part of Catania's multi-stage history.

Thank Kalervo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If short of cash, just find the exposed part while walking around Catania, and you still get an idea of the scale of it.

Thank Lindsey724
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not the most recommended of its sort. The theater in Taormina is a much better site. A short visit. We were quite disappointed.... The site is small, and takes a short visit... The people in the reception speak only Italian and to say the least...More

Thank Adi G
Reviewed October 9, 2018

I returned to see the Anfiteatro Romano since I remember walking past it years ago when I had been in Catanias. It's worth a short stop. We visited on a Monday when it is closed. Otherwise, one can walk around it.

Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed October 7, 2018

You can see part of what was a large, ancient, Roman theatre which is now below ground level, which gives you an indication of how big it must have been. Entry is free and there are information boards in English.

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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

These are remarkable remains of a Greek /Roman amphitheater right in the middle of the city. We found it easy enough. Yep it’s not complete and yep there are other buildings encroaching on the ruins but that is part of its uniqueness. We loved poking...More

Thank Richard3150
Reviewed September 26, 2018

look in the main street for the entrance on Victor Emanuele . euros 8 or 10. ??? small colosseum. but lots of hidden part to explore .

Thank alan p
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Struggling to find the entrance, we pretty much walked around the block. We were rather disappointed in the condition and descriptions of the ruins. Considering the other gorgeous sites we saw in Taormina, Agrigento and Marinella di Selinunte and even Siracusa, these, the first we...More

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