Roman Theater of Trieste, Trieste

2.9
#9 of 63 in Historic Sites in Trieste
Ruin · Arena / Stadium
Create an itinerary including Roman Theater of Trieste
Set in the middle of the city off a busy road, Roman Theater of Trieste reminds locals passing by daily and tourists from around the world of a time when another culture ruled these parts. Built sometime in the 1st or 2nd centuries CE, this outdoor theater probably accommodated up to 3,500 spectators. The structure featured elements made of masonry and a stage entirely constructed of wood. You can explore the outdoor section at any time. For a visit to some of the interior areas, prior arrangement with the local archaeological office is required. For Roman Theater of Trieste and beyond, use our Trieste vacation planner to get the most from your Trieste vacation.
Create a full itinerary - for free!

Roman Theater of Trieste reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
565 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This Roman theater is in pretty good shape, considering that it is almost 2,000 years old! It is a standard Roman amphitheater which, at its peak, held over 6,000 spectators. 
    This Roman theater is in pretty good shape, considering that it is almost 2,000 years old! It is a standard Roman amphitheater which, at its peak, held over 6,000 spectators.  more »
  • As an archeology and history buff, I've often found it difficult to reach many ruins worldwide, because of their locations. Thus, it was a pleasant surprise to come across this relatively small Roman....  more
    As an archeology and history buff, I've often found it difficult to reach many ruins worldwide, because of their locations. Thus, it was a pleasant surprise to come across this relatively small Roman....  more »

Plan your trip to Trieste

  • Get a personalized trip
    A full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.