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Roman Theatre

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Address: Calle Alcazabilla 8, 2901 Malaga, Spain
Phone Number: 951 50 11 15
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Private Malaga City Sightseeing Tour with Tapas

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Great, free and can see most of the site from the pavement

We did go through the building anyway, as there is information and artifacts on display. You cannot really fault this attraction as its easy to find, is surrounded by eateries... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Pershore, United Kingdom
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Pershore, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We did go through the building anyway, as there is information and artifacts on display. You cannot really fault this attraction as its easy to find, is surrounded by eateries, and is free admission.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Really well presented and preserved roman theatre that you can just view from the street! Its wonderful!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

To think that this relic was discovered so recently and quite by accident, is amazing in itself. To see all of the elements of the theater, such as the entrance to the stage, the orchestra area the seating area and the entrance door was powerful.

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Leicester, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

On previous trips to Malaga I've seen the restoration work on this site in progress and now it's finished, the result is wonderful. They've built an impressive small visitor centre, with excellent digital displays (with text in English and Spanish). The story behind the restoration itself is also very interesting. And it's free - don't miss it! This whole area,... More 

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Gaeta, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Make a brief stop to take a picture. It is not really to much of an attraction but I am sure it is really nice when they have performances there.

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Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Do this as part of a tour of the castle beside it. I have seen better ruins - but definitely worth the trip. The area is also nice for an afternoon.

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Almere, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

El Teatro Romano (Roman Theatre) was built in the first Century BC. It is the oldest monument in Malaga and located right at the foot of the beautiful Alcazaba. It a pearl because it is the only remaining Roman ruin in Andalucia. All the other sites have been destroyed after centuries of war and construction. It was built during the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

quite nice to look if your passing by - but would not go out of my way to visit. Fort was interesting with nice views of Malaga

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It is very good old Roman Structure still well preserved. The Roman Theatre should be visited before entering into Alcazaba.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

At the foot of the Alcazaba you will find the Teatro Romano. It has been restored splendidly & looks fantastic at night when it's all lit up

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