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Ancient Theatres in Turkey

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Turkey's Antique Theatres

Turkey has some of the best preserved and most amazing antique theatres of Greek and Roman civilizations in the world. Here is the list of almost all the ancient theatres known today. Discover Turkey, home of antique theatres.

Ancient Theatres

Scattered around the Aegean and Mediterranean coast of Turkey lie the remains of the ancient theaters of the Greek and Roman world.

Approximately 150 amphitheatres are known to have existed in the ancient period of Anatolia, which hosted Greek and Roman civilizations.

Scientific excavations have been conducted in a number of these. Some of the theatres are still intact, and a few of them, such as Aspendos Theatre, have been preserved in a condition that allows them to be used in the present day for performances on a grand scale.

Greek and Roman Theatres

Turkey has the some of the best preserved and most amazing antique theatres of Greek and Roman civilizations in the world. A great number of theatres have partially survived until today. Here is the list of almost all the antique theatres known today.

Best Preserved Ancient Theatres

Aphrodisias Ancient Theatre, Aspendos Ancient Theatre, Assos Ancient Theatre, Anemurium Ancient Theatre, Aizanoi Ancient Theatre, Antiphellos Ancient Theatre, Arycanda Ancient Theatre, Caunos Ancient Theatre.

Ephesus Ancient Theatre, Halicarnassos Ancient Theatre, Hierapolis Ancient Theatre, Patara Ancient Theatre, Phaselis Ancient Theatre, Pinara Ancient Theatre, Pergamum Ancient Theatre, Perge Ancient Theatre, Prakana Ancient Theatre, Side Ancient Theatre, Priene Ancient Theatre, Simena Ancient Theatre, Letoon Ancient Theatre, Myra Ancient Theatre, Miletos Ancient Theatre, Metropolis Ancient Theatre, Troia Ancient Theatre, Termessos Ancient Theatre, Telmessos Ancient Theatre, Tlos Ancient Theatre, Xanthos Ancient Theatre.



Ancient Theatres in Turkey

Hierapolis Ancient Theatre, Pamukkale, Denizli


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