The Stadium of Aphrodisias

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Carole Raddato
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published on 10 April 2015
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The Stadium is one of Aphrodisias' most remarkable surviving buildings. It was 270 m long and 59 m wide with 30 rows of seats. It had the capacity of 30,000 spectators. It is one of the best preserved ancient stadiums and also one of the largest.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2015, April 10). The Stadium of Aphrodisias. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3793/

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Raddato, Carole. "The Stadium of Aphrodisias." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 10, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3793/.

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Raddato, Carole. "The Stadium of Aphrodisias." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 10 Apr 2015. Web. 24 Nov 2020.

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