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“A must do”
1 week ago
“Interesting ruin”
Piazza Ponzio Telesino, 82037, Benevento, Italy
+39 0824 47213
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The entrance to this site is only 2 Euros a person and the day we visited we had the whole place to ourselves except for a few workers doing some repair work. This well preserved Roman theater was built in the Second century by Emperor...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Surprisingly big Roman ruin. You get a real sense of the size that it used to be. You can walk around and feel like a Roman. Entrance is 2 euros and the site is not huge but it's still worth it for the experience

Thank Natasha W
Reviewed 26 April 2018

For the price of a coffee you can wonder around this site, at the time of our visit a new archeological dig was under way, very interesting. Just a short walk from here and you can visit two more sites, on the way to The...More

Thank Barry T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Definitely you can't miss the Anfiteatro Romano if you go to Benevento. It's one of the town's musts.

Thank Raffaele P
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We were lucky to have the place almost entirely to ourselves. The theater is in quite good shape and the many views are lovely. You can visit almost all parts of it. At sunset, the light was just beautiful.

1  Thank Lydia T
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is an excellent example of a Roman Theatre. Also you can walk around and see the site up close. Different to say the Colosseum in Rome. It is very well worth a visit.

Thank traveller2576
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Very well preserved and cheap entrance. We paid around 5 euros per person. Good shape tunnels and access.

Thank Tomulescu I
Reviewed 13 September 2015

well worth a look if your strolling through town; welcoming staff and bigger than I though it was going to be

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 25 July 2015

A step back in time-music festivals are offered in the summer months--If you appreciate antiquity-this is the place to visit-there is a small entrance fee and parking is nearby-it is also near the city center-there are also coffee - gelato bars close by

Thank Jocat1944
Reviewed 23 December 2014

I shot a video of my husband in the Teatro Romano in Benevento and shared it with my sisters. It is amazing that they have a monument like this (so big) in such a small city. My husband also shot a video walking into the...More

1  Thank maryiyer0000
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