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Teatro Romano

Address: Off Via del Teatro Romano, Catane Gubbio, Italy
Phone Number: 0957150508
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Ranked #13 of 20 Attractions in Gubbio
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The Teatro Romano is located outside the old city and is only about 5 minute walk from the town square. This is a fantastic place to visit as the old building really gives you an idea as to what it must of been like back in the day. Just a short walk from it is the museum with amazing artefacts... More

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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24 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Teatro Romano is located outside the old city and visible from the main access street. A large part of the theatre is in excellent condition. Visitors are requested to view and photograph from the outside of the complex.

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Ithaca, NY
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14 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The site is well tended and the theatre is accessible... Climb to the top and imagine what it was like when it was full. Don't miss the really interesting archaeological museum with mosaics and other artifacts... On the foundations of a Roman house...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

There was little signage to describe the location and the surrounding area is a bit overgrown. There are much nicer, more interesting sights in this town.

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6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

It's amazing to find Roman ruins all around Italy. The theatre in Gubbio is small, but still wonderful to see. Best viewed from the cable car going up the mountain! We walked to it, but the site was not open, fenced off. There was a ticket booth, but it was not open. I wouldn't have paid to go inside in... More

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Saint Mary in the Marsh, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
15 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Just by chance I parked up in a free car park and it was the car park for the old TEATRO ROMANO. A magnificent place to visit as is the small museum. Good place to have a picnic when cool, but too hot in the dayin summer. There are lots of shows to see and these are well advertised all... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Do the Italian children playing in the playground beside this theatre realise how lovely a location they are playing in? situated at the foot of Gubbio with lovely views up to the town and above. The location next to the playground meant that this was one Roman ruin that our kids ran to see! While we were there they were... More

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Bergamo, Italia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

The theatre is on the footh of the hill on which lies Gubbio. Unfortunately a metallic fence disturbs the visual of the theatre's arches. To entry the theatre costs 5 euro, but most of the people prefere to see the monument from the big park which outline it. To reach the theatre you have to walk for 10 minutes down... More

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Sliema, Malta
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

The first impression greeting visitors is the setting of this theatre. Although the remains do not do justice to the original design, it still is marvelous to admire and imagine the culture and society that built them. The peacful surrounding just outside the city walls enhance the ambience further.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

We were wandering round the area and truly felt transported back to ancient Rome. The ruins were being tidied up when we were there in 2006, so presume the refurbishment is now complete. It is worth going into the little "theatre"/display area beside the ruins.

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