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Beirut Hippodrome

Bir Hassan, Beirut, Lebanon
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Ranked #32 of 48 attractions in Beirut
Most recent review
- May 27, 2014
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English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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

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Beirut, Lebanon
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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 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.

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49 reviews 49 reviews
12 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

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

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2011

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

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Picton, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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!

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