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Calle Margarita Xirgu s/n, 06800 Merida, Spain
+34 924 31 25 30
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All reviews roman theater amazing ruins teatro romano well worth a visit preserved ruins an amazing place awe inspiring guided tour great place to visit blown away buy a ticket next door thousand years half price amazing condition combined ticket walk around
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Reviewed yesterday

Before getting into my thoughts must mention recent review saying not much English. Every information board (and there is a lot) were in Spanish and English plus another language that I did not notice. What a place. I had never heard of Merida until seeing...More

Thank kenbpfell
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very little English . Bad for a Unesco site where international traveler truly miss out. All tourists in Spain is not Spanis

Thank Leticia154
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing place and so convenient within the city. Plenty of opportunity to walk around the well signed designated route - reasonably easy underfoot conditions.

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to many Roman ruins and this is just fantastic. Well laid out with enough information on boards and in English as well. Great price for all 6 visits around the city only €15 so good value as well. Liked the rear of the...More

Thank jezz c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful spectacle! Still in use and would be a magical place to see a production. Bit rocky and uneven under foot when walking around but not to be missed if in the area.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk in Merida and wow 1st century Roman ruins, still used for events, adjacent in the coliseum and the museum across the square

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The monuments are worth the visit, both the Roman Theatre and amphitheatre are right next to one another. Probably best during hot days to go early to beat the heat. Suggest if you have your seniors card, even if you are not a local European...More

Thank sulong56
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Amazing Roman archeological site, amazing story of its rediscovery, excavation and restoration. The theater is once again (after 2000 years) in use for concerts, plays and other events.

Thank mamabookworm
Reviewed 5 September 2018

After you have passed the ticket office of the site, the first thing on your visit is the “Amphitheatre”, and once you have completely visit this one, you can pass on to the visit of the “Roman Theatre of Mérida” which is a construction who...More

1  Thank Hans G
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is one of the most overwhelming experiences I have had in my life! This place is absolutely amazing. You can feel how old everything is, is like been inside of an ancient civilization.

Thank Amalia G
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Greg S
26 May 2016|
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Response from indyscot2018 | Reviewed this property |
I managed it solo in two days. However suggested routes are difficult to follow. Would suggest 3 days but with children might what to think about 4 days.
Paula B
23 January 2016|
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Response from Rambo M | Reviewed this property |
As most people have recommended, I would agree that an overnight stay is worth it. There are many things to see and do and obviously trying the local food is part of the experience of travel. Enjoy!
lorna m
12 January 2015|
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Response from LincolnshireBilly | Reviewed this property |
The roof is missing, the beds have gone and the swim rooms dried out 2000 years ago.