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Pergamon Theatre

Address: Kurtulus Mah. Akrapol Yolu No:2 Bergama Merkez, Bergama, Bergama, Turkey
Phone Number: 232 6310778
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Ranked #4 of 10 things to do in Bergama
Type: Historic sites, Ancient ruins, Theaters, Fountains, Sights & Landmarks, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Historic sites, Ancient ruins, Theaters, Fountains, Sights & Landmarks, Theater & Concerts
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Izmir Province, Turkey
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237 reviews 237 reviews
150 attraction reviews
484 helpful votes 484 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

If you visit the Acropolis make sure you have at least looked at the map and you know where all the points of interest are located. There are maps as you enter the ruins at the top of the ramp. Several people have told me they went to the ruins but did not see certain areas including the theatre. This... More 

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

It is a long walk to the top with very narrow steps and nothing to hold on to, but it is so worth the effort. My theory is don't look down while standing, but if I sit down and take in the views I am just fine. The views are amazing and the story is very interesting. Go Nd be... More 

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Chiba, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Less than one hour from the resort area of Antalya. Really beautiful Roman theater!!

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istanbul
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19 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

No worries, you will definitely love the place. Just sit back and imagine, relive, feel...Watch the steps! It might be a little bit difficult if you hurry. Breathtaking place. Hope you will like it as we did.

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Kusadasi, Turkey
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8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

The view from the theather is really just beautiful. Once your at the top of the theather you can imagine what it would have been like standing or sitting there in the past. Definately go there and take wonderful pics ... The area is quit big and wonderful to walk around. Its definately must see and go spot even if... More 

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england
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

It would be great to be there when there is a concert etc. Beautifull views . A guide is a must.Be carefull as the steps are quite steep

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Singapore, Singapore
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47 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Care should be taken when exploring the Theater as the gradient look deceptively gradual from afar. The best view from afar is at the edge of the Acropolis and while you can see that the depth is awesome, the gradient of the theatre seatings does not look so steep. The entrance of the theatre is from the Acropolis through a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

This theatre faces the cliff of the hill, and its very good view from here. This locates on the way of pergamon ruins, and near to pergman underground rooms. One of the best place to visit and photoshoot

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Canberra
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Wow! Have never seen anything like it! I'm well informed by my son that when you sit at the top and people sing on the 'stage' below the acoustics are amazing and you can hear everything quite clearly. If you're not going to walk up it, make sure you go down the tunnel to sit at the top of the... More 

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Orebro, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

The entrance to the theatre of Pergamon is from the upper Acropolis, this way you will find yourself on the upper rows of the Theatre. You can climb all the way down to the scene - it is if you do not suffer of vertigo, because the height is remarkable and there are no railings. But the views are astonishing... More 

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