The Theatre at Priene, Aegean Region, Turkey

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The Theatre at Priene, Aegean Region, Turkey
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Image ID: B19162
Considered to be one of the best preserved ancient theatres in Turkey. Dating from the Hellenistic, classical Greek period, improved by the Romans it is in ruins due to the many earthquakes that have affected the area over the past two thousand years. City was set out in a grid pattern that is still evident today. The Acropolis gives a certain magnificence to the site.
Location: Priene, Turkey