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Theatres Romains de Fourviere

6 rue de l Antiquaille, 69005, Lyon, France
+33 4 72 38 49 30
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3-Hour Guided Electric Bicycle Tour of Lyon with Optional Food Tasting
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A remnant from the era of dominance of the Roman Empire, the ruins of these two amphitheaters are over 2,000 years old.
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  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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“roman ruins” (107 reviews)
“roman times” (16 reviews)
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6 rue de l Antiquaille, 69005, Lyon, France
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+33 4 72 38 49 30
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Impressive Roman theatre near the top of Fourviere Hill. This is free to the public, and definitely worth a stroll through. You will see the theatre and remains of houses. The Museum is located here as well.

Thank Jacqueline T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautifully set up museum with incredible displays. The ancient theatre ruins are breathtaking. The museum is well laid out and accommodated all the well behaved and very engaged young school children. The museum and ruins are a must see for anyone visiting Lyon!

Thank Peripatetic1derer
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely one of the better preserved Roman ruins. Very interesting to walk around and imagine what it must have been like in Roman times.

Thank PretoriaTravelfreak
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went to an outdoor play at the Odeon which is a smaller theatre in part of this amazing Roman outdoor theatre complex. The location was just amazing and the event was certainly worthwhile. If you are going for a concert or...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful vestiges of the Roman empire expansion into France, the site is well kept and serves as a setting for many shows during the summer.

Thank Gamine1949
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are really two theaters up here, easily reached by a short ride on the funicular. It's an amazing site, particularly in combination with the fantastic Gallo-Romain Museum which is right next to the larger amphitheater. You can walk up to the highest level of...More

Thank Isabel089
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing views and you can revel in the atmosphere of a genuine roman amphitheatre. free to enter superb place for a picnic

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very very nice place. Liked a lot from the beginning. Great for a walk, great for a picnic, great for a nap.... Went there with gf and friends and with the lovely views of the city and the churches, the landscape is just so cool.......More

Thank andrezstar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Something everyone visitng Lyon should see. The structure remings me of the Colosium in Rome, but the surroundings are so different.

Thank TotiIce
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Roman Museum and the museum does a great job of telling you of the Roman era in Lyon,there are many displays from statues to dioramas and and flooring.Outside is a Roman Coliseum which we walked to and toured.

Thank frau
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