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Address: Bir Hassan, Beirut, Lebanon
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The empires Largest Hippodrome

I was aMazed!!Although alot is no longer standing or existing it is easy to imahine yourself entering the Roman empires largest Hippdrome with a seating capacity of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2014
Paul G
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Beirut, Lebanon
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28 reviews
25 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place i go with one of my friends to play golf there the playground is very big & clean soo amazing,

Thank Alixzender Y
Baghdad, Iraq
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130 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Usually am not so fun with horses or anything related to including Hippodrome . . but this one (Beirut Hippodrome) is so different . . I really like it it is more like a park that you can spend the time there wondering and enjoying looking to even you you was like (zero interest in horses)

1 Thank Wissam A
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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102 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

It's one of rare green area in Beirut. Nice location ... you will meet lots of taxi drivers who spend their money on gambling :-)

Thank ReviewerEye
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260 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Nice place if you want to see some races but nothing fancy about it. Just like any other Hippodrome.

1 Thank Mikysf
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I was aMazed!!Although alot is no longer standing or existing it is easy to imahine yourself entering the Roman empires largest Hippdrome with a seating capacity of 40,000pple.What does exist is on a grande scale and is surrounded by apartment blocks like its just a local park.Only in Lebanon,anywhere else this kind of thing would sadly be in a glass... More 

Thank Paul G
Beirut, Lebanon
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63 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

I think that this was a nice and entertaining place that lost much after the war. I was at exhibition and market there, and I enjoyed it.

Thank Juraj_Beirut
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55 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

Not well frequented. Go for a look when there's a race.

Thank TinoA
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2011

The place is perfect for a good walk, so clean and wide.

Thank Alain F
Picton, Canada
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50 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2011

The Beirut Hippodrome has horse races every Sunday - head upstairs for a late lunch, a few drinks and bets on theTote. The Favorite does not always win! Enjoy the sport of millionaires for the price of a couple of drinks!

3 Thank MauriceC

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