Roman Theater at Augusta Raurica

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 27 November 2018
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The theater at Augusta Raurica is the best-preserved ancient theatre of its kind north of the Alps. Large parts of it were uncovered as far back as 150 years ago. Over the past 100 years, the ruins underwent several restoration projects. The theater dates from c. 200 CE.

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2018, November 27). Roman Theater at Augusta Raurica. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9581/roman-theater-at-augusta-raurica/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Roman Theater at Augusta Raurica." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 27, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9581/roman-theater-at-augusta-raurica/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Roman Theater at Augusta Raurica." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 Nov 2018. Web. 21 Jun 2021.