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Amphitheater

Olewiger Strasse/L143, 54295 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 9780888
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The ruins of a huge second-century amphitheater, one of the largest in the entire Roman Empire.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“wild animals” (6 reviews)
“arena floor” (5 reviews)
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Olewiger Strasse/L143, 54295 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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+49 651 9780888
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be there at 9 a.m. sharp and all the theater is yours! A must visit site if you are into Roman's history. If you are going to visit several sites, don't buy the single ticket, buy the combi card instead. It is really worth it...More

Thank YHamdani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Imagine the battles in the Amphitheater Amphitheater - the amphitheater outside the walls of the Old City - where cruel games were held between gladiators and prey. The amphitheater was built in the 2nd century, and in the games they could sit and watch nearly...More

Thank Yair1515
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the Roman artifacts being restored in Trier. Our visit was during an overcast day and we had the site to ourselves. Low entrance fee of 3 Euro. One large sign in English explaining the work being done. We climbed to the top and...More

Thank Defseek
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Trier area is well known for the history site. Being the oldest City from Germany you expect more, and you'll be surprize because you'll see more ... Everything is well preserved ... Just perfect !

Thank 13Vasilica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, I was thinking the baths would be really impressive but instead we found the Amphitheater much more interesting. The entire place is very peaceful and so very well manicured. The outdoor area was nice as well as the underground area and the footpaths.

Thank mariezp
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Impressive roman amphitheater, walk around 1 hour. Paid entrance, parking available on the streets. You can climb the stairs to see from above. You have to drive to the amphitheater, it is not walking distance to the center.

Thank Ildiko930
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Impressive and huge, but sadly, mostly missing. Very little of the original structure remains. There is little to see that is original. The area under the arena floor is interesting.

Thank ResidentialRehab
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the arena with a guide, he was telling the history, describing the events, he showed us what is below the ground floor - hydraulic pillars enabling to put up and downstairs what necessary: Usually human beings that have to fight together or with...More

Thank Mili S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The walk is not too far from the main attractions, but well worth your time. Admission is very cheap. Very nice attraction and it was really cool going underneath the amphitheater. This is a must see attraction if you find yourself in Trier.

Thank 115greg
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Restored amphitheatre and lots of Trier history. The ancient beams under the floor are quite a surprise.

Thank Fleur L
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Sally J
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Response from Leo P | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. However it is wide open and here they have a website if you search trier roman amphitheater. I sure hope it helps. You should experience this.
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