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Roman Theatre Museum

Plaza Condesa de Peralta, 30202 Cartagena, Municipality of Cartagena, Spain
+34 968 50 00 93
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Plaza Condesa de Peralta, 30202 Cartagena, Municipality of Cartagena, Spain
+34 968 50 00 93
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

The museum is tricky to find but it is only through it that you can gain access to the Roman amphitheatre. Find the old City Hall/Information Center at the foot of Cartagena's main street and go across the street to the unimposing door that is...More

Thank charlesthebarles
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Fascinating visit, the history and excavation story was really interesting. You could walk around the area and visit the museum. A good way to spend a few hours.

Thank TheSimpsons13
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed spending a couple of hours here, and wished we had spent even longer at the museum at the beginning, as the interactive displays were fascinating. Unfortunately the layout of the visit means you can’t come back to go over things you might...More

Thank LaJarrie
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

My mother lives in Spain, so we’ve done a lot of tourism in Cartagena. Being at the theatre museum, you really feel like you’ve gone back in time. You can sit where the Romans would have sat, and can imagine the amazing atmosphere of years...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed January 10, 2018

A fascinating insight into the history and influence of the various cultures right back to thevRomans, who helped shape Cartagena

Thank BandMK
Reviewed January 9, 2018

A great place to buy your tickets to several sites at a discount! History buffs will love the museum which is a great introduction, reminder of the history everywhere in this amazing city. We found it amazing that this huge Roman Theatre was underneath houses...More

1  Thank TravelLovrs
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place a must see in Cartagena. The area around it is well worth a walk. No need to pay for the museum if youre not a museum buff. You have great views of it from the outer walls. The church next to the museum...More

1  Thank Pania L
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This place was a little hard to find the entrance as the signage is not great but it was well worth it once we did. There are actually 2 sites connected by an underground tunnel. It's amazing to be walking around the city and then...More

1  Thank jeff f
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Even after visiting the Colosseum in Rome, it was worth it to visit the Roman Theatre in Cartagena. Very interesting and nice that they let you walk outside through all of the theatre. You can spend as much time as you like here. So much...More

1  Thank Dan W
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Ancient ruins. Very interesting, but I would not make it the only destination. There is tons of stuff to do in this vibrant city including the ruins

Thank DBKuper
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Andreas D
February 4, 2018|
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Response from Cartagena P | Property representative |
Hello Andreas, It is very easy, just 5 minutes from the port to the entrance of the Roman Theatre Museum at the City Hall Square. The fee is 6€ for adults and 5€ for children. Check the conditions in our website. Thank you.
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Jeff P
January 31, 2018|
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No dogs
October 16, 2017|
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Response from SeimenBurum | Reviewed this property |
The tour starts in a museum and at the entrance you buy tickets. Make sure you get the day ticket for € 10,- that allows entrance to four museums in Cartagena