Provence, Orange: Théâtre Antique - Ancient Roman ruins in France
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The Théâtre antique d'Orange is an ancient Roman theatre, in Orange, southern France, built early in the 1st century CE. It is owned by the municipality of Orange and is the home of the summer opera festival, the Chorégies d'Orange. It is one of the best preserved of all the Roman theatres in the Roman colony of Arausio (or, more specifically, Colonia Julia Firma Secundanorum Arausio: "the Julian colony of Arausio established by the soldiers of the second legion") which was founded in 40 BC.

The Théâtre antique d'Orange is an ancient Roman theatre, in Orange, southern France, built early in the 1st century CE. It is owned by the municipality of Orange and is the home of the summer opera festival, the Chorégies d'Orange. It is one of the best preserved of all the Roman theatres in the Roman colony of Arausio (or, more specifically, Colonia Julia Firma Secundanorum Arausio: "the Julian colony of Arausio established by the soldiers of the second legion") which was founded in 40 BC.

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Orange, France. Orange, la ville Romaine a gardé de nombreux vestiges de son passé comme le théâtre antique connu dans le monde entier ou son arc de triomphe.

Orange, France. Orange, la ville Romaine a gardé de nombreux vestiges de son passé comme le théâtre antique connu dans le monde entier ou son arc de triomphe.

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nef solaire (solar ship) - to the north star.
said to be the largest sundials in the world; between orange & nimes (france).

nef solaire (solar ship) - to the north star. said to be the largest sundials in the world; between orange & nimes (france).

Panoramic view of the ancient Roman theater in Orange, France, a World Heritage Site, 1st century CE

Panoramic view of the ancient Roman theater in Orange, France, a World Heritage Site, 1st century CE

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