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Caesarea Hippodrome

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Documented since in the 19th century , the Eastern Hippodrome / Circus was probably built in the days of Hadrian, and accomodated some 30,000 spectators.

In 2000 its decorative obelisk was re-erected, yet the rest of the structure is still waiting to be uncovered.

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Points of Interest in the Area

caesarea theatre Caesarea Theatre
 caesarea birds mosaic The “Birds Mosaic”
 hippostadium caesarea Caesarea Hippo-Stadium

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