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Roman Theatre

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Calle Alcazabilla 8 | Al pie del monte Gibralfaro, junto a la Alcazaba, 2901 Malaga, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The roman theatre and ruins is an interesting spot from a historic perspective. It is amazing to think that that much of the Theatre is in tact and still usable today.

Thank BigWorldTravLR
Reviewed 1 week ago

The roman theatre is placed below the alkazaba. We visited the place only for a short while as a boy had been fallen down so it was partly closed. However it is a nice piece of history.

Thank steven26111987
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you do the Gibralfaro and Alcazaba visits you will end up right at the roman theater. Its cool to be right in the city center, the remains are not well preserved and kinda look like there isn't much attention given to it from the...More

1  Thank cruizinroxyroller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very old, great condition, on the main thoroughfare and adjacent to the entrance to the Alcazaba. Worth 10 minutes.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is something very grounding about having a +/- two thousand year old Roman theatre 'just there' in the middle of a modern, vibrant and lively Spanish city. That the theatre stand before a wonderful Moorish fortress and faces a tourist restaurant only adds to...More

1  Thank SharpFocus33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well maintained Roman theater, right in the center of Malaga. It's another reminder of the fantastic history of the place and of the great Roman Empire.

Thank Doru C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s located right next to the City Centre so there is no reason not to visit but if you have seen other Roman theatres in for example Athens or on Cyprus than this one will not impress. It’s quite small and low.

Thank AnnaNLCH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Free to visit and to be fair you can see most of it from the street, however sitting on the top row of the tiered seats really gives a feel for what it might have been like for the Romans attending this Theatre

Thank Annette S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best view is from outside looking across the stage to the auditorium. You get a sense of its history and architecture. The remains are very exposed for visiting on a hot day, and it is often hot here. Plenty of Roman theatres exist, many...More

Thank Johnwpf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully restored Roman theater.It is just next to the Alcabazar in Malaga do not miss it if you are there.You can see it very well with the Alcabazar in the backround and you don't need to actually enter to see it.

Thank Canucklife
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No, you can just walk through the entryway and enjoy the history.
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