Piazza Eremitani, within the public gardens "Giardini dell'Arena" - 35100 Padova (PD)
The Roman amphitheatre of Padua, which today is located inside the park “Giardini dell’Arena”, dates back to Augustan times (30 B.C. – 14 A.D.) and it is only partially conserved. Particularly, it is possible to see the remains of the elliptical middle wall, still visible for some parts.
History of research
The building was identified in the XVII century and then excavated between the second half of the XIX (1880-1881) and the beginning of the XX century (1906-1907).
Augustan times (27 B.C. – 14 A.D.)
Admission: Negli orari di apertura; Visitability: Interno; Ticket: No;
School access
Opening Times
June-AugEveryday07.00 - 20.45
Nov-FebrEveryday07.00 - 17.45
Oct-MarEveryday07.00 - 18.45
Sept,Apr-MayEveryday07.00 - 19.45

Recommended tour time (minutes): 40
Services for visitors
Rest points
Benches in the public park "Giardini dell'Arena"
Educational Services