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Viale Francesco Ferrucci, Volterra, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A superb example of levels of history sitting alongside and on top of one another. Its well looked affér and great to see.

Thank Graham E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Volterra is surrounded in history, and this is a great site from the Romans. Not a lt in terms f exhibits to go along with it, just some informational signs scattered around, but definitely worth a visit for the modest fee.

Thank cfrenchko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the road above, we could look down on the Roman theatre and clearly make out the main features and the imposing nature of the site. But, also, it is on the edge of the town and there are fabulous views across the Tuscan countryside,...More

Thank Diomedia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These Roman ruins are pretty interesting, lots of places to explore, and very scenic next to Volterra.

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

These Roman ruins are fun to walk around and imagine it in its day. It was lost because the area was used as a garbage dump. Fortunately it has been rediscovered and is now an interesting archaeological site.

Thank Frank Y
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Once discovered the town rubbish tip had to be removed, and as this was done more and more remains were uncovered. There is still more to be discovered under the trees. You can walk along the road and look down on the ruins, which are...More

Thank Pinkertonx
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Volterra is a great town to visit in Tuscany and the Teatro Romano was an awesome site which can be viewed for free from the above walkway but reasonable cost to go in an walk around.

Thank lentil01
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This humongous Roman theatre dates back to the 1st century BC. Let that sink in, it's just unbelievable. I read it was used as a trash dump for centuries, since excavated; even the names of the rich, Volterra family names that had this place built...More

Thank Steveage
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Easy to get to once in Volterra and there is free parking right next door if you can navigate your car to the site. We arrived on foot after walking through the town. There’s enough there to allow one to easily visualize what it must...More

Thank cmbtraveller
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Even in January Winter, mild and clear skies this was amazing to see from the city above. I enjoyed walking around no crowds and taking a couple photos.

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