Side – Part III

The Theater Description

More About the Theater

Theater Closeup

Morning View

Ruins Piled High

Theater Seating


Carvings Under the Seats

Another View


Waterfalls on the Manavgat River

Waterfalls II

Wish it would Rain


2 thoughts on “Side – Part III

  1. T,

    Nice pics and full of history. Question, what type of theater was this? Was it barbaric or what?

    Thanks again and keep it coming cause we in Sharon Hill love it!


    • I’m not sure of all of its uses. It did hold as many as 15,000 people. It was built in 2 a.d. and the ochestra section was added in 3 a.d. At that point, they did have gladiator events. By 5 a.d., it was used for open-air Christian assemblies.

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