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Roman Odeon of Kos

Kos Town, Greece
+30 2242 028326
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Theatre

Quite a small Roman theatre.......on the edge of Kos town. No entry fee......you can just walk... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Elizabeth L
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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Great to see

Free to enter and wander round Well restored and you can just imagine what it was like all those... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CozandTonyBullows
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
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“free entry” (8 reviews)
“stage area” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Kos Town, Greece
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+30 2242 028326
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Quite a small Roman theatre.......on the edge of Kos town. No entry fee......you can just walk around freely.

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Free to enter and wander round Well restored and you can just imagine what it was like all those years ago

Thank CozandTonyBullows
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit, pleasant environment and interesting historical context, short walk from town centre.

Thank katherineann2017
Reviewed 19 May 2017

There is such a rich history in Kos town. This is just one location you really must visit, especially if you like history

Thank RussellEngland
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The Odeon has been restored by the Italians. It held seating for 750 spectators. It is opposite the Roman Agora. You cannot go under the seating as this has been locked off, but you can go up the seating areas and the stage. Entry is...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Great location with free entry. Allows the braincells to imagine how the Greek & Romans were entailed at this beautiful example of Roman Architecture.. Inspirational historic site.

Thank Madmash60
Reviewed 6 March 2017

well maintained and restored. so many steps. but so very beautiful of a setting. easily walk able from the town. Take water with. its HOT

1  Thank Tori W
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Would not really recommend a special visit. Its just an ancient roman stadium. Open Air. No great explanations written at the entry. Just gives you a feel to sit in the odeon. Within a day you can see the entire island.

Thank RV0681
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Took a while to find it but worth the find. Very serene place and lovely to explore. There is a building that's locked up and never did find out what it was for. Worth looking to see what it was if you go there.

Thank brendastart
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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Well preserved odeon, no entrance fee. It is better to rent a car to check all the ancient sights within one day, the monuments are not close to each other (if you want to visit also Asclepion etc)

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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