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Amphitheater Review

The sheer size of Trier's oldest Roman structure (circa AD 100) is impressive; in its heyday it seated 20,000 spectators. You can climb down to the cellars beneath the arena—animals were kept in cells here before being unleashed to do battle with gladiators.

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  • Address: Olewiger Str., Trier, D–54295 | Map It
  • Cost: €3
  • Hours: Apr.–Sept., daily 9–6; Oct. and Mar., daily 9–5; Nov.–Feb., daily 9–4
  • Location: Trier
Updated: 11-14-2013

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