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Reviewed 5 days ago

Perhaps because I have visited Roman Theatre's in Greece and other parts of Spain that were very impressive, this one fell flat for me.. It was recently discovered in 1980 and it looks like a cursory excavation was done to give you a general idea...More

Thank sonnofa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ancient Roman theatre was only discovered in the 1980's I think. Access is through a museum "teatro Romano de Cadiz" which is not sign posted and has a tiny sign so you may miss it like I did. Luckily , my brilliant walking tour...More

Thank Joanie1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is free for EU citizens as many historic places appear to be in Spain, so that is already an initial reason to go! The entry may be difficult to find as it is down some tight streets slightly away from the google maps location....More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

It is free for the EU citizens, and it is avery nicely renovated. The flats and houses all around is very interesting

Thank 829tam_sj
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Incredible shape for a forum from 1 AD!! This was ordered built by Caesar Augustus and I got to visit it!! WOW!!

Thank Kelly G
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The city has done a wonderful job in bringing these ruins back so that they are visible. A free museum allows you to see them, very worthwhile for a visit.

Thank Robin L
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Built so they sat in the 1st century BC and claimed to hold 20,000 and one of the biggest ever built by the Romans it was on unearthed in 1980. Back in the 13th century a fortification was built on the site by the then...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Very nice little museum inside and out with a nice view of the former Roman theatre and other interesting facts. Do visit when in Cádiz!

Thank aemscholten
Reviewed May 18, 2018

The Roman Empire loved building and using their theatres and amphitheaters, lucky for Cadiz they got one too. The entry is thru a small museum that has some artifacts of the old Roman era. The Roman Theatre is interesting especially for those who have not...More

Thank Bross24
Reviewed May 17, 2018

We came upon this Roman Theatre by accident and it was a lovely visit. Just sit in the theatre and imagine what it would have been like! The short film was well done! On your way to the site you will pass by galleries where...More

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