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Address: Via del Teatro Romano, 34100, Trieste, Italy
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Small but fascinating

The ancient roman theatre in Trieste is not one of the biggest in the world , but it is nice and so easy to visit that if you are in town it'd be silly to miss. Near to the... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Martino_Rugby
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Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What was once a high walled back of the stage parallels the street. The existence of a wall is indicated by a few blocks. As a result you can see the seating area that goes up the hillside and now has a considerable amount of vegetation covering the stones. You can hike up a side street or steps to the... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is easy to find (especially if you've just had the best gelatto at Gellatto Marco) and it bears so much history. As a creative, it helps you remember how important the past has been for your vocation.

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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

The ancient roman theatre in Trieste is not one of the biggest in the world , but it is nice and so easy to visit that if you are in town it'd be silly to miss. Near to the theatre, moreover, are a lot of fashion shops....

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St Margaret's Bay, Nova Scotia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We were only in Trieste one day and one night but I would return for longer longer time in a heartbeat. And this Teatro as an example of why. Trieste has quite a story to be told.

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Todmorden, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

It looks quite well preserved. Its a semi circle of seating looking down onto a central area.It was closed when we walked past but can be seen very easyly from the street.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

These ruins make for an interesting quick stop on a walking tour of Trieste. Reasonably well preserved it's easy enough to make out the structure of the theatre. You can't actually walk on the ruins, which is probably a good thing in aiding their ongoing preservation.

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NEWTON
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

A nice historical theater in the center of the city. While nothing spectacular they've done the most with what they have, and preserve the relic by keeping visitors off the main area, only to enjoy it in passing.

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Essex
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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Well we aimed to view these ruins on our adventures around Trieste. They are very well preserved/rebuilt, none of us could agree how original it all was. Still it is tucked away and a good spot to sit and rest for five minutes before continuing on your journey, worth a look.

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

While walking around Trieste, after a long day of visiting the Miramare and Duino castles, I came upon this place by accident. Over here, I saw that this place was well-preserved among the rest of the city.

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

Maybe because my uncle was thes security guard and I was the only one allowed in....heaps of history here and overviewed by my fathers house above...

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