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Teatro Romano di Trieste

Via del Teatro Romano, 34100, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 426 1411
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Sorry - other reviewers incorrect in saying there's no access.

This is a wonderful site and it is a shame that other reviewers have incorrectly said there is no... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hello045
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London, United Kingdom
Archaeological values

From Trieste Cathedral(Basilica cattedrale di San Giusto Martire), I walked down a winding narrow... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
japanguide
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Tokyo, Japan
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good39%
  • Average34%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“roman theater” (13 reviews)
“tucked away” (2 reviews)
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Via del Teatro Romano, 34100, Trieste, Italy
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+39 040 426 1411
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful site and it is a shame that other reviewers have incorrectly said there is no access. The theatre is not at all far from the main commercial and tourist parts of the city. Once found, climb up the steps to the...More

Thank hello045
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Trieste Cathedral(Basilica cattedrale di San Giusto Martire), I walked down a winding narrow road to this Roman site. On the way, I could get a view of the whole ruins. It was said to be built in the 1st or 2nd century. I could...More

Thank japanguide
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This amphitheatre is small but much of it has survived the centuries since the fall if Rome. Unfortunately there is no access to the site, so it has to be viewed from the street through wire mesh fencing. But still worth going to take a...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a small, by Roman standards Amphitheatre, and semi complete. Unfortunately you can only look from the Street and not walk around the Amphitheatre. Still worth a look.

Thank LizD59
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This ancient Roman Theater was interesting but was no big deal. Had to view the theater through a wire fence. The theater was in somewhat good condition however. Very little information could be found about the theater. You do have to spend too much time...More

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Rather well preserved and conveniently located, Teatro Romano di Trieste makes for a nice destination. It is not on the same level of its counterpart in Verona, but is still quite interesting. It would be very instigating to be able to enter and roam the...More

Thank marcelo-dillenburg
Reviewed 18 August 2017

No information though, no insights, no opportunity to try to imagine it as it was... Christians v lions? Slaves v gladiators? MacDonalds v Burger King? Who knows. Basically if you come here you can stand by the fence and look at it and make your...More

1  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Roman theater in central part of town. Well keept even though built between 1st and 2d century AD. It could hold up to 6000 spectators.

Thank 6C6J6R
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

On my last day in Trieste, I walked to Piazza de Unita and took a backstreet on my way to the hotel and stumbled upon this ancient Roman Ruin. I was pleasantly surprised by how well it had been preserved, apparently found buried while excavating....More

Thank Angela I
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Roman arena that is easy to find in the historic part of the city. You can view the theater from the road, but can't enter it.

Thank jeepers13192016
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