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Plovdiv Roman Theatre

Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Plovdiv Old Town, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This theatre is incredibly well-preserved; built by the Romans in the first century AD, it was lost to us until a landslide uncovered it in the 1970s. For a small fee, you can enter and walk around... or better yet, catch a show here. The...More

Thank Holly K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice ancient place, very well kept, to listen to good music or to see a theatrical show. The theater is located on a small hill just steps from the city center. Above the theater there is a small kiosk where they serve good beer. Nice...More

1  Thank Mauro B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent mix of modern and ancient! You can see small shops in old buildings with preserved architecture.

Thank Rene S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You don't need to pay to go in. the outside bar situated behind the top seats has superb service and provides cumfy sofas with an awesome view

1  Thank Ocratius
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by the Roman theatre as part of our walking tour. It is amazing to see this architecture still in use today!

Thank C_Brina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would love to see a show at this amazing venue but worth seeing even if there is nothing on, a match for anything similar in Rome and that is saying something

Thank JezzafUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing concert venue! A bit challenging for those prone to lose balance as there's no railing. But really cool!

1  Thank Helena V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw placebo here on a whim and it made for an excellent and atmospheric venue. I'm not sure its worth paying to see The ruins in the daytime but if you get a chance to see a performance here you should. Make sure you take...More

Thank LindseyK64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the theater for the Placebo concert and I have to say that I was thrilled! The beauty of this place is unique mainly because of the columns and statues behind the scene but also because of the view of the city behind the...More

1  Thank cd1977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

amazing theater, well preserved and well maintained, used for different modern events. a must see and a must enjoy for a summer opera for example

Thank Dimitar G
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Response from Nevena H | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen a ramp for wheelchairs and in general the access to the place to start with will be very tricky - the old town is mostly laid with cobble stones and on foot it can be tricky, let alone with a helping vehicle... More