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Amphitheater

Olewiger Strasse/L143, 54295 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 9780888
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The ruins of a huge second-century amphitheater, one of the largest in the entire Roman Empire.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Olewiger Strasse/L143, 54295 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

This is such a great place to visit. Yes it is a little way out of town but if you go to the Dom Cathedral ( which you probably will) it is not too far from there and you can walk through lovely gardens to...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

We really wanted to visit the amphitheatre but the road to it was closed off. It is a bit out of the way if other attractions in Trier. We couldn't find another way to it so gave up. We were quite disappointed.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Not as impressive as other standing amphitheaters, still is amazing that is still exist and that from time to time there are shows in it.

Thank thor2705
Reviewed July 31, 2016

I havte been to the Coliseum in Rome and this little amphitheater holds it own against the great Coliseum. It lets you really picture the ancient Roman empire and gives you a great ability to wander around the arena and underground. It is not handicap...More

1  Thank Krista C
Reviewed July 18, 2016

There is a useful free guide given at the desk which has lots of useful info. The subterranean section was very spooky and full of memories of the past. It is well preserved and very interesting. It is not far from the town centre, a...More

1  Thank fjane84
Reviewed July 16, 2016

When you are standing in the arena and looking out you realize the true size of this amphitheater. The underground system with tunnels and caged rooms and worth the walk. The walk round the top also includes scenic views of grape covered slopes. Just beautiful.

1  Thank Rautx
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I had a tour of this place as I was in a group and it was absolutely stunning! Being able to stand in the ring was such an amazing feeling, knowing that history has been made right where you have stood! The tunnels and underground...More

Thank Norfolk101
Reviewed July 13, 2016

This visitor attraction is really well preserved and interesting in it's detail , the underground system of passages and remnants of caged rooms is worth visiting.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed June 27, 2016

You are able to put yourself in the spot where important events of Roman life occurred. Thousands came to watch things from plays to gladiatorial matches. Being there helps you understand the scale of the place. You can explore the entrances, the arena and even...More

Thank AUGrad98
Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is just a short drive from downtown and worth it. Climb the sides and explore the underside of this. It requires some climbing and stairs but if you can you should.

Thank Leo P
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Sally J
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Response from Leo P | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. However it is wide open and here they have a website if you search trier roman amphitheater. I sure hope it helps. You should experience this.
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