Once, a great fortress, the Theatre Antique d’Arles or the Ancient Theatre of Arles is now a gorgeous historical site. The grand structure possesses immense power to mesmerise human minds. Built in 12 AD by Emperor Augustus, the Theatre shares a rich history and is a world heritage site.
Even though the Theatre was initially many storeys high, today it is still a grand site exuding with Roman charm. Every brick and stone exhibits beauty and elegance of the ancient times. The cavea, or the amphitheatre is huge and at the time could accommodate 10,000 spectators. Other monumental pillars and columns are etched with intricate carvings and the theatre on the whole is a great architectural exhibit.
The construction of the theatre dates back to 1st century BC. Today, in the ancient roman settings, outdoor plays and concerts are still held during the summers. To soak up history, beauty and fantasies, the Theatre is the perfect place to visit.
Entrance Ticket Details For Theatre Antique D'arles
- Free Entry for children.
- Free Entry with Les Arenes admission.
- Le Criquet
- Le Calendal
- Au Brin de Thym
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64.94% of people who visit Arles include Theatre Antique D'arles in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
56.41% of people start their Theatre Antique D'arles visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Theatre Antique D'arles
83.78% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Theatre Antique D'arles