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Olewiger Strasse | Bergstrasse 45, 54295 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 730100
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The ruins of a huge second-century amphitheater, one of the largest in the entire Roman Empire.
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Olewiger Strasse | Bergstrasse 45, 54295 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 730100
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Reviewed January 1, 2018

Even on a gloomy day, this is an impressive structure. Home to gladiatorial battles, and other forms of entertainment dating back to the 2nd century A.D., you are free to walk throughout the amphitheater and absorb the history.

Thank Don S
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Good place to get a feeling and imaging how it was back then, Interesting place to visit, easy walk from town

Thank tokapu1961
Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

Another historical spot in Trier. It was pretty nice weather the day we visited and I enjoyed the place.

Thank JoySweden
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Very well preserved Roman relic. Very large with underground passages. Easy to imagine the carnage within the arena. Good views back across to Trier from the top of the terraces. About a 20 minute walk from the centre. Not too many other tourists to spoil...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

After you smile and hop past the grumpy attendant who throws you your admission ticket and change, this place is brilliant. It is a small remnant of what would have been an amazing facility when in full flight but it gives a great insight into...More

Thank Matt R
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Be there at 9 a.m. sharp and all the theater is yours! A must visit site if you are into Roman's history. If you are going to visit several sites, don't buy the single ticket, buy the combi card instead. It is really worth it...More

Thank YHamdani
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Imagine the battles in the Amphitheater Amphitheater - the amphitheater outside the walls of the Old City - where cruel games were held between gladiators and prey. The amphitheater was built in the 2nd century, and in the games they could sit and watch nearly...More

2  Thank Yair1515
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

One of the Roman artifacts being restored in Trier. Our visit was during an overcast day and we had the site to ourselves. Low entrance fee of 3 Euro. One large sign in English explaining the work being done. We climbed to the top and...More

Thank Defseek
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

The Trier area is well known for the history site. Being the oldest City from Germany you expect more, and you'll be surprize because you'll see more ... Everything is well preserved ... Just perfect !

Thank 13Vasilica
Reviewed September 19, 2017

So, I was thinking the baths would be really impressive but instead we found the Amphitheater much more interesting. The entire place is very peaceful and so very well manicured. The outdoor area was nice as well as the underground area and the footpaths.

Thank mariezp
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Sally J
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Response from Leo P | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. However it is wide open and here they have a website if you search trier roman amphitheater. I sure hope it helps. You should experience this.