With centuries of history, The Arena of Nimes is in amazing shape. The Arena it is one of the most preserved Roman amphitheaters still around, making it a popular tourist destination, as well as a venue for concerts, bullfights and other forms of entertainment.
Currently, the arena seats about 13,000 spectators. It is located in the heart of the city, making it one of the most recognizable features in the city of around 150,000 people. It has gone through a few restoration projects throughout the years, but still has a lot of its old luster that stands out right away.Places nearby:
Les Jardins de la Fontaine: France's First Public Gardens 1 km / 0 mi
Les Arenes d'Arles: A Roman Amphitheatre in Southern France 27 km / 17 mi
Camargue Nature Park: Wild France At Its Best 30 km / 19 mi
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde: Marseille's Coastal Basilica 102 km / 63 mi
Lyon Cathedral: Medieval Time Keeping 217 km / 135 mi