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Address: Orange, France

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A great complement to the ancient theatre

Imagine being able to walk thru and stand next to a 2000 year old Roman arch. In amazingly well preserved condition. Very clean environment, no graffiti, no trash. And there is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This Roman ruin will take your breath away if you love architecture and art. This was amazing to see and surprising that so much of the detail has survived over the years. Really tells a story of the times so take your time walking around it and enjoy it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This is a fantastic triumphal arch. The carvings are still quite visible in some places and very evocative. Easily accessible and you can walk around it freely.

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Beaver, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We were touring Provence to see Roman remainders, so the Orange Arch was a must stop. Very impressive after 2000 years. I liked that it is in a traffic circle, and you can walk right up to it, and through it. There is a board with explanation, but only in French. Surprised by the number of people who stopped to... More 

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Velm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

When you're in orange,this is the one thing you can't miss! Just beautifull ! Unbelievable that so much has been conserved ! Number 1 in Orange,and free to visit !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

It's staggering that this has survived through the ages and amazing to see. Make sure you walk all around it and through all three arches as there's something different at every angle. While it's on a roundabout there's not too much traffic or fumes and we walked there from the theatre in about 10 minutes so easy to get to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Wonder arch and relatively well preserved considering. Lots of space around monument and big parking lot right next to it.

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Great Mills, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The Arch has been cleaned since we last visited Orange. The carvings are much easier to see. It is a beautiful arch that is well preserved. At night they light it up with spotlights. Seeing it during the day is better for seeing the carvings. It is well worth the time for a visit!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Imagine being able to walk thru and stand next to a 2000 year old Roman arch. In amazingly well preserved condition. Very clean environment, no graffiti, no trash. And there is free parking next to the site. A must see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

And the French do it again..! Another great monument of wonder to delight the visitors from near n far..! Fantastic..! Thank you Paris for a fabulous n beautiful city and I'll be back time n again..!

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Melbourne Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This ancient structure was just minutes walk from my hotel. It was easy to access, with excellent traffic control measures around it. It was incredible to see the detail of the carvings and realise how old it was.

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Address: Address: Orange, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Orange

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