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Address: Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
Phone Number: +385-52-219-028
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Description: The Arena in Pula is a 1st century Roman amphitheatre. The arena is the...
The Arena in Pula is a 1st century Roman amphitheatre. The arena is the 6th largest in the world.
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If history is your thing!!

or not it is worth a a visit steeped in history and great opportunity for budding photographers and archaeologist alike

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

or not it is worth a a visit steeped in history and great opportunity for budding photographers and archaeologist alike

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Bonnyrigg, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Very nice day I went they were preparing for a concert was nice to see such an old monument still being used. The concert was beyond my budget but I believe there is often cheaper shows and I would like too see one one day

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

A great arena, as good as the ones i n Italy and Tunis. This is a must see even if you dont enter, when you are in Pula.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

With the Arena being readied for the Mamma Mia concert on Sunday night, the Roman Arena looked more like a modern concert hall than a 2,000 year old venue. All good though, because the place is majestic. A nice museum in the basement is worth the 20 minutes it will take to view everything.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We weren't prepared for the size. Having visited other Roman Sites we expected the usual missing parts of walls etc but this remains, apparently, in tact. The effect was spoilt however by the erecting of Stage Scaffolding & large Speakers laying around. Nevertheless well worth a visit as is the small gift shop on site.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Pula’s main attraction, the Roman Amphitheatre or Arena is a 1st century structure built entirely from limestone. It’s the 6th largest surviving Roman amphitheatre in existence. COST – 20Kn to enter inside and to the downstairs museum. Externally it is free. LOGISTICS – Within walking distance from the main centre of Pula. Because it is on the main road, it’s... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Amazing! We loved and marvelled at this . Parking was easy. We spent a good two hours marvelling at this Roman amphitheatre right in the centre of Pula. It would have been wonderful to have attended a concert there in the cool of a summer evening, so a return visit is a must

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Was not aware this was here and it is huge. Walls are enormous and beautiful. All original walls similar to the colisium in Rome. Some original stones left in the middle, but most of the stones from the seats were taken over the centuries to build local houses and other buildings. Interesting to see how events were held and also... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Fantastic arena that gives a tremendous feel fo the Roman past of Pula and Croatia, largely intact exterior and much of the seating is preserved.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

I first got to know Paula Arena when watching two cellos . Check out "two cellos Pula" In reality it is so neat and holds approximately 20,000 . There is a concert program there during the summer . Unfortunately not when I was there so I need to go back !

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Address: Address: Scalierova Ulica 30, Pula, Croatia
Phone Number: +385-52-219-028
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Pula

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