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Ancient Theater, Plovdiv

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The most emblematic monument in the architectural-historical reserve “Old Plovdiv” still remains the famous Ancient Theater. It is believed to have been built by Marcus Aurelius Trajan at the beginning of the 2nd century / although there is also an assumption that it may have been built earlier before the Roman era, similar to the ancient Greek theaters, to serve for public celebrations and rites in honor of the god Dionysius.

Work time:
November-March: Monday – Sunday: 09:00 – 17:00.
April – October: Monday – Sunday: 9:30 – 18:00.

Entrance fees:
For an adult – BGN 5.
For an adult in a group of more than 10 people – BGN 4.
For pupils and students – BGN 2.
Pupils and students in a group of more than 10 people – BGN 1.
Family ticket / parents with children from 7 years – 16 years old/ – BGN 10.00

Ancient Theater:
Tel: +359 888 679079
Balabanova House (requests for a tour guide):
Tel: +359 32 627082

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