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Reviewed June 29, 2018

The theatre itself is OK, but pales in comparison with the Teatro Greco a few hundred metres away. However, check out the shops and restaurants behind the Odeon. Hand made shoes, great little trattoria, and much better prices than just one road down!

Thank Captain_Condor
Reviewed June 24, 2018

This is tucked away behind a church, just up from the Tourist Info centre. Its free and really interesting to look round.

Thank Littleone88
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Hidden away behind the Santa Catarina Church, this fairly well preserved small theatre is very easy to miss, worth a short visit. Free to enter.

Thank Scotty102
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Located in the centre of Taormina near the Tourist office. It worth a passing glance. You can walk down the site and for those with historical interest it is probably a place you would want to visit. For us 15 minutes was enough

Thank Richard10
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

This theatre is small but still full of history. Dont come close to the Greek theatre but still worth a short visit.

Thank Alison P
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

I stumbled across this one late afternoon and had it all to myself (well, there was a cat there too), which was lovely. It’s open from 9am to an hour before sunset, and it’s well worth a look. The sign next to the gate was...More

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Reviewed November 30, 2017

The theatre, built in the year 21 BC during the rule of the first Roman emperor Octavian, is much smaller than the famous Greek Theatre, but is nevertheless an interesting sight. Originally, it was covered theatre with a capacity of two hundred visitors and divided...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed October 23, 2017

This looked and felt like a poor man's version of the more famous Greek Theatre. I would advise everyone to find it a spen a few minutes here and to read the information displayed.

Thank JohnA1943
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Plenty of these scattered all over Italia, I suggest you just glance at it as you walk past towards something more interesting.

Thank ItaliaA70
Reviewed October 5, 2017

..but I don't think it's much better during the day... It's off the spine of Taormina, corso Umberto primo and we found it only because one night, coming back from dinner, we wanted to avoid corso Umberto and found it. Needs highlighting.

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