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Roman Odeon of Kos

Kos Town, Greece
+30 2242 028326
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Dont' forget to visit the catacombs (with unexpected inhabitants) ;)

Entrance is free and its nice to look at, climb the seats to the top, or stand on the stage. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carin K
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Ridderkerk, The Netherlands
Cosy atmospheric site

In the day, it's just a stone structure, but at night with a performance, the magic of history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
leekm
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Singapore
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Kos Town, Greece
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+30 2242 028326
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entrance is free and its nice to look at, climb the seats to the top, or stand on the stage. We went there several years ago and then the catacombs were closed. They are now open and contain a lot of nice info boards and...More

Thank Carin K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the day, it's just a stone structure, but at night with a performance, the magic of history weaves an atmospheric air in the theatre - which it did centuries ago! The performance I was at used amplification - for which I was disappointed, seeing...More

Thank leekm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful piece of history. Free admission to the site and inside (under) the odeon. Lovely views of the mountains behind. Well worth a look if you're passing by or fishing the Roman Casa just 5mins walk away.

Thank Natalie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely piece of Greek history to visit! Well work a look if you are into culture and history when exploring the island. We visited on way to Kos town X

Thank larrrxxx
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A small site with the original odeon (partly restored) which you can wander around. Not far from the Casa Romana and worth a visit if you're in the area.

Thank Bored-Commuter1
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Why they don't charge for these sites I don't know. Don't forget to see the exhibit under the odeon.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The Odeon is well preserved and fully accessible, and the catacombs that run underneath it are a delightful curiosity, complete with a resident bat who probably thinks it's permanent twilight as he flies around. Free and worth seeing.

Thank alanbrown489
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Happened to stumble across this whilst out for a wander and this place is defo worth a visit. Would suggest you visit here in the morning as it is very exposed if visiting in the afternoon with the high temperatures during the summer months...

Thank Jimmik44
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It is beautiful but not really special. It was nice to see. There's a free entrance. It is close a busy road so maybe you drive to fast and will miss it. Watch after that

Thank Thijs B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The Roman Odeon of Kos is worth a visit if you are interested in ancient ruins. It was a nice walk from our hotel in Kos Town and which was nice. To get to it you have to walk away from the town.

Thank Morgan K
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