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Roman Amphitheatre

Raml Station Square | At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Built in the 2nd century AD, this Roman amphitheater has 13 semicircular tiers made of white and gray marble.
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Raml Station Square | At Kom El Dekka near the Roman Museum, Alexandria 21599, Egypt
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

A beautiful part of history in the city. As everything else in Egypt you have to pay just to enter and everything is neglected and not clean, but worthwhile to go there.

Thank erna o
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Not just the ampitheatre, but a Roman villa with ongoing excavations of an original, in-situ mosaic floor. Also other fascinating ruins and items recovered from the port of Alexandria.

Thank JandH2007
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

I have visited the Roman Amphitheater sight today..it's a wonderful place ..it needs some restoration ..but the ruins of the buildings shows how the Greco-Roman period in Alexandria was great ..and you can see that obviously in Villa of Birds which has mosaics panels depicting...More

Thank Omar N
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

No one lives in Alex without visiting the roman theater, pompey pillar, catacombs, cracalla tomb, Islamic citadel qaiutbay and other monument

Thank Mosall
Reviewed 26 May 2016

By comparison, this is a new discovery only found in the 1960's. It is a run down site but the ancient amphitheatre was amazing to see with the coloumns and marble, the seat numbers and the other buildings with the ancient red brick walls. Highly...More

Thank Scuba1982
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Located a few steps from the main train station of Alexandria. This is the most complete Roman ruin in Egypt. It was a small amphetheatre used for music and the reading of poetry and dates from the 2nd century AD. Other ruins have been excavated...More

1  Thank greekcypriot2009
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

The small theatre was cute. And the echo spot was interesting. The rest of the area still needs to be fully excavated. Is looks a bit run down

Thank Dinah Y
Reviewed 22 March 2016

For currently entrance of 30 LE this is a not too expensive site, which we liked to visit. Carefully digged out and nice to view area.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 March 2016

i'm a student of the Faculty of Tourism and Hotels, Alexandria University – Tourism Studies Department –Fourth Year; i'm preparing a graduation project to improve the Greco - Roman Theater in Alexandria and establishing a sound and light project. i would like from you to...More

2  Thank mennahussien
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Alexandria is a lovely city to visit and you must go to see is the wonderful roman amphitheatre lots to look around all the history

Thank happywanders64
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