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The Ancient Theatre of Eretria

Main Road, Eretria, Greece
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It a great ancient theatre but i think they should take more care and protect it! It is very near... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
Stavroula T
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Greece
archelogical site

one of a kind ancient theatre with underground entrance to centre stage. only problem is due to... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
herbert1305
via mobile
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

It a great ancient theatre but i think they should take more care and protect it! It is very near to the city of Eretria.

Thank Stavroula T
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

one of a kind ancient theatre with underground entrance to centre stage. only problem is due to financial state it is closed and becoming overgrown. they only charge €2 at museum which is far to cheap for the whole site. which including the small areas...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

It is very easy to access the area where the theatre used to be in ancient times, it is across the road, virtually, from the Museum, However, there is no theatre to see on the site, at least when we visited in early April. All...More

Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is a good theatre. I have visited many Greek Theatres and this one is interesting along with the site and history involven. The archaelogical site is free but the museum across the road has a minimal charge but with very helpful docents.

Thank HarryPotterTulsa
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Near the Museum, on the main road. Not finished jet, and I am sorry for that. But still it is nice to see, there is a fence but in one part is broken so it is possible to come inside. Don t pass to see...More

Thank djurovski
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

The Ancient Theater and the ancient place Eretria are must see places if you are staying in Eretria on holiday. More comments provided in comments about Archaeological site of Eretria.

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Has been well excavated and information offered is good - free to go in you will find it quiet ..outside main town

Thank Alun G
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

It is easy to find as its on the main road and right opposite the museum.There is only foundation stones left.After getting to the end of the site there is a hole in the fence to go through to get to the theatre which also...More

Thank Steven R
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Although the ancient theatre of Eretria was built the 5thcentury B.C it continued to be used the 4th century B.C. It was a period when Eretria was flourishing. The year 198 B.C the city is destroyed by Romans and is subsequently rebuilt but of course...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

This leads on from the museum and the archaeological site and helps to visualise the site as it once was

Thank Trevor D
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