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Patras Ancient Odeum

Patras 262 25, Greece
+30 261 022 3587
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I went there 3 times to see a concert/theater. it is a nice place with great view. I have no clue... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Patras, Greece
Heavily Restored

Check the opening hours first.The theatre itself is of marginal interest: it is heavily restored... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Colin M
Patras, Greece
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Patras 262 25, Greece
+30 261 022 3587
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

I went there 3 times to see a concert/theater. it is a nice place with great view. I have no clue when it is open to the public but i want to go there again this time just to see it and maybe learn a...More

Thank galatui3
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Check the opening hours first.The theatre itself is of marginal interest: it is heavily restored with a semi-permanent wooden stage. However, it is in use for open-air summer concerts - that is something entirely different when it really comes alive!

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you visit Patras, make sure to visit the Roman Theater. It is very well preserved and will give you an idea of Roman times in the area. Even better, you should plan to attend a play (perhaps an ancient tragedy) or a concert. It...More

Thank ttzenos
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Patras was rendered a Roman colony in 14 BC known as Colonia Augusta Achaica Patrensis, and the dominance of Roman architecture has been all-embracing. Citizens of Patras have the title of Roman citizen and Patras was a “civitas libera”. Many public buildings and works were...More

4  Thank sfra20132016
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is a beautiful piece of ancient archetecture! It is a small old Roman outdoor theatre at the top of Patras not far from the ancient castle. It is beautifully kept and is still used for summer concerts and performances.

Thank LadyPavlova
Reviewed 3 January 2016

a well preserved monument ,is worth spending some tine visiting it since it right on the way to Patra's castle. Easy to park around and really convenient to reach on foot from city center. if it happebs to meet a performance in the odeon dont...More

Thank StPap
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Patras ancient Roman odeon is a well preserved monument which still uses for concerts and theatrical performances.It's a place for tourists to visit in Old Patras near the castle of the city.

Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Amazing small theatre's try to see an event there if u are near in July or August, worth going. The events schedule can be found on the net.

1  Thank cassandragr
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Patra's amphetheater is a very well preserved work of art. Until now and especially summer time you ll find a number of plays or concerts taking place there. It is a nice family trip to educate your kids or school trip to educate the young...More

Thank Kat. E
Reviewed 18 February 2015

A well preserved amphetheater, built by the romans, and still in use for concerts and other activities. Well worth a visit to look at, and if there's a concert on even better. Threre's a lovely little sweets shop just across the road from the Theatre...More

1  Thank spazmo
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