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Roman Amphitheatre

Raml Station Square | At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Built in the 2nd century AD, this Roman amphitheater has 13 semicircular tiers made of white and gray marble.
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Raml Station Square | At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A lot of history associated. but no attempts at restoring the site to past glory. Semi circular auditorium with European marble seats with capacity of 700 people. Granite pillars in the circumference. Was once used as an auditorium. Entry fee of 30 Egyptian pounds for...More

Thank goodTraveller2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

That is a nice historical amphitheater in the heart of the city, nice for a quick visit that would take only few hours.

Thank 817yassers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A major tourist attraction in Alexandria where one can see a complete block of roman ruins. They have amphitheater, living quarters, roman baths and also some nice mosaic work saved from roman era.

Thank mandarjoshi137
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is very little to see here. It cost us 180Le for two people. Most of the things you can see from behind the fence on the road. There is a lot of garbage and just seems very unkept. Might be interesting if you are...More

Thank ReviewBen
Reviewed 12 January 2018

It has beautiful ancient architecture, very nice place. Inter-nation visitor’s entrance fee is EGP 80.

Thank Tharindu D
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

It's an old roman amphitheatre like many of them all around Europe. Still it's always impressive to see these big structures still there after so many years. Makes great pictures but I didn't spend a lot of time.

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Roman Amphitheater you can feel the Roman empire from this location and you discover a smart architectural trick a from the voice point .. this is an important Monument must visit it when you go to Egypt .

Thank Love A
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

The place is a jewel but not taken very good care of, lots of nice pictures, and there is a nice small souvenir booth. Make sure to stand in the center of the theater and hear your own eco.

Thank egtraveler45
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The Roman Amphitheatre is a relatively new find, being discovered in the 1960s. Egypt is so ancient that one is tempted to say "Oh, only Roman, so recent," but it is almost 2,000 years old, way before our time. Roman amphitheatres are not all that...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I have been visitingAlexandria regularly for the last 45 years, yet this was my first visit to this site. It was magical, and was enjoyed by all the member of the family. It is amazing how clever and effective the theater was designed to amplify...More

Thank Ashraf Z
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