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It's a small display, but significant, well managed and informative

On a weekday afternoon we had the whole display to ourselves. Wonderful free display showing the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Lissel A
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Brisbane, Australia
Amazing time!

Me and my daughter loved this!!! It’s free and it takes you back to the roman days loads to learn... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Samantha Jane M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a good way to spend a free half hour in the City of London, but the Roman amphitheatre stuff is a bit of an afterthought, as if the Corporation of London accidentally uncovered the remains, and then decided to make the minimum effort...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to the Roman Amphitheatre by accident - I happened to see the Guildhall Art Gallery (where the amphitheatre is located) was open and decided to go in. It's free of charge (which always helps) and is located within walking distance of other free...More

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George H, Visitor Experience Manager at London's Roman Amphitheatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're glad you found us! We’re really sorry about the lack of signage in the Amphitheatre when you visited. Unfortunately the original signs were recently damaged and needed to be replaced - they were re-installed yesterday afternoon, although we accept that this is not much...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018

On a weekday afternoon we had the whole display to ourselves. Wonderful free display showing the excavation site in the lower level, explaining the preservation process and how they managed to build over it. Strongly recommend you make a point of seeing the cabinets upstairs...More

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George H, Visitor Experience Manager at London's Roman Amphitheatre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thanks for your review. We're really glad that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my daughter loved this!!! It’s free and it takes you back to the roman days loads to learn and it’s free! We loved it

Thank Samantha Jane M
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I have a keen interest in Roman history but couldn't help but feel a little disappointed with this. Only a very small part of the amphitheatre has been uncovered and the illusion is broken with the bright neon wireframe people everywhere. It would had been...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We stopped here after visiting the Mithraeum and before going onto the London Museum , another one of our free visits! The Amphitheatre is in the basement of a free art gallery which we enjoyed viewing before we went downstairs. The Amphitheatre is explained well...More

Thank toad69
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Visited on pancake day and there was lots going on outside the art gallery! Great pancakes and fun races from all the guilds. We went down to the Amphitheatre and were amazed by what we saw. It was great! It was a great place to...More

Thank heliwood
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

After visiting the museum of London an ideal combination to go and find these remains of the Roman amphitheatre! Free admission!

Thank SDRNBf
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a great place to visit, tours can be booked but there are free tours as well. Discovered accidentally during building works, part of the ampitheatre has been preserved under the guildhall. There's a beautiful art gallery as well. This is well worth a...More

Thank BorninLondon7
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Located within/under the Guild Hall in London you can enter for free and go down to the basement to see what remains of this old Roman Amphitheater. The are is not large, but the display is interesting with highlighting.

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