Caesarea Maritima: Herod’s theater (2)

 

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In the first century A.D., Herod’s theater in Caesarea Maritima would seat perhaps 3,000-5,000 people. Having been reconstructed today, it is now the home of concerts and other events. This marriage of ancient and modern, with the Mediterranean as a backdrop, is stunning.

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