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Parco Archeologico Greco Romano di Catania

Via Vittorio Emanuele II 266, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 715 0508
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Via Vittorio Emanuele II 266, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Centro Catania
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+39 095 715 0508

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not as big as the theatre in Syracuse, it doesn't have breathtaking panoramic views as the theatre in Taormina. And yet, I was more impressed by the Roman Theatre in Catania than by the others. Probably, the fact that I saw this one first...More

Thank 832rubent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Agree with others that this is not well-signed (we actually did walk right by it) and could use some maintenance. But it offers a fascinating look at a Roman theater. Unlike other sites we visited, you could walk all over the site, including the stage...More

Thank SKRnDC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's so much to see but the little off shoots are easily missed. Take care and do see everything it is fascinating and well worth the money to see inside. Hidden from the outside world it's a little gem to get to.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Well worth the entrance fee of €6 but we got lucky and visited it on the first Sunday of the month, and has tradition has it all monuments throughout Italy are free on this auspicious Sunday. Brilliant Greek theatre, with small museum. Very well preserved...More

Thank Roberto16979
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Excellent piece of history in the centre of Catania. Although it seems pretty straightforward, the location offers plenty of areas to explore, including the inner portions of the theatre and also surrounding modern buildings, presents the history and evolution od this place. Must see spot...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

An archaeological site located in central Catania. From the street it looks like a residence. We viewed on a hot summer day and the caves provided a cooling break. The tour is self guided. Depending on which sections you walk through there are some steep...More

Thank Beachgirl119
Reviewed July 31, 2017

This little ancient arena is placed in the middle of the centre os Catania and you wouldn't even know it! Its hidden behind a mainstreet. Once you are in there is a calmness and beauty about the place. You can go all the way up...More

Thank TheChoclateFactory
Reviewed July 31, 2017

We found this completely by accident ( Hidden behind what is basically a shop front). But what a find!!.. For anyone with any interest in history. Above ground has obviously weathered a bit in the last 2000 years :-) , but underground, all the tunnels...More

1  Thank Pete G
Reviewed July 22, 2017

My best advice is to skip this one. They charge 6 € basically for nothing. The antic theatre is nice and all but small and under construction or something (there were a lot of wood panels everywhere). If you have been to places like Rome...More

Thank TacoBellLover
Reviewed July 21, 2017

According to our information this structure is second only in size to the Coliseum in Rome - you really have to want to find it though because it is surrounded by modern buildings and the entrance looks like a normal doorway. We saw it from...More

1  Thank fireman452
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italy20152015
March 14, 2015|
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Response from naugaman | Reviewed this property |
Their web site site says that the re-opening has been delayed to March 28 because of weather, and they are normally closed on Mondays. This was from a translated page from the authority that runs it.
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