Teatro Grande, Pompeii

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Peer into Pompeii's cultural past at Teatro Grande, an authentic, well-preserved monument packed with history. Explore areas like the backstage and the gladiators' quarters to immerse yourself in the atmosphere. The theater's excellent acoustics make it a popular venue for concerts and other performances even today. Keep your eye out for exhibits displaying pieces of Pompeii's past, including the plastered bodies of the Pompeii citizens who died when Mt. Vesuvius erupted nearly 2,000 years ago. Plan to visit Teatro Grande during your Pompeii vacation using our convenient Pompeii trip planner .
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  • Is the most important theatre in the city of old Pompei, majestic and beautiful as all Roman theatres of the time where there were various theatrical performances. Very nice and more collected the teatro piccolo just a few meters from this main theatre
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  • Roman theatres have seen many and all have the same defect: lack them the stage. Pompeii is not an exception. If I had it to my would be a lot more interesting in another case is no different from the others I've visited.
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  • Teatro Grande is known as the Amphitheatre of Pompeii in English. It is the oldest surviving Roman amphitheatre. Located in the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, and was buried by the eruption of Vesuviu...  more »
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